Parliamentary Question: DoP: Usage of SAPS helicopter


Ms D Kohler-Barnard (DA) to ask the Minister of Police:
(1) Whether the police helicopter was used to transport the President to the wedding of the National Police Commissioner; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, what are the relevant details,
(2)under what circumstances may (a) the President and (b) ordinary citizens make use of the police helicopter?

The Minister of Police:
c.(a) Only the Minister of Police may be transported in the SAPS helicopter.
(b) Civilians may only be transported in the line of SAPS duty during emergencies and investigations.