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Police officers’ criminal records far from the truth, says Sapu

The South African Police Union says the public is being misled over the dismissal of 1 017 police officers for having criminal records.

Apartheid cop: How we would have handled Marikana

In apartheid SA, a situation like that in Marikana would have gone down very differently, according to an unreconstructed commander of the riot squad.

Cop union: Probe (and cancel) wasteful ‘Police Day’

The police union wants an investigation into how R24-million was spent on "wasteful" police day festivities, and called for the event to be cancelled.

Killing of cops ‘can never be tolerated’

The South African Human Rights Commission on Tuesday condemned the killing of police officers in the line of duty.

Police ordered to visit protector, says union

The two crime intelligence officers suspended after paying an official visit to the offices of public protector were following orders, says Sapu.

Cele saga divides union

Senior office bearers of Popcru disagree with union's blanket support for the commissioner.

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