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Better anti-crime coordination needed: Mthethwa

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Minister of Police Nathi Mthethwa has called for provincial police coordination to be prioritised in order to deal with crime more effectively. Speaking...

Police warned to “fight crime within the law”

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Minister of Police, Nathi Mthethwa, has urged police to "fight crime within the law." He says some 8074 civil claims were brought...

More police stations for rural areas

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A programme has been initiated to speed up the building of police stations to service rural areas nationally. Addressing the community of...

DA questions ICD lease

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Information submitted to the Portfolio Committee on Police by the Independent Complaints Directorate (ICD) has revealed the exact value of the inflated...

ICD reports decrease in police custody deaths

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The number of investigations carried out into deaths in police custody and deaths as a result of police action have decreased 7%...

Give acting police chief a chance: Mthethwa

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Minister of Police Nathi Mthethwa says the public must give newly-appointed Acting National Commissioner of Police Major-General Nhlanhla Mkhwanazi an opportunity to...

Cele suspended, two ministers sacked

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Bheki Cele has been suspended as national police commissioner. In addition, two ministers have been sacked in the latest Cabinet reshuffle and...

SAPS spends millions on parties, while 150 stations lack basic services:...

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The Democratic Alliance says more than 150 police stations around the country don't have access to basic services. The poor state...

Cele bolshy on job

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Media reports alleging that National Police Commissioner General Bheki Cele has been fired "can only be a product of editorial incompetence or...

Zuma denies sacking Cele, Sunday paper stands by story

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The Presidency has denied a report in yesterday's Independent Newspapers, alleging that President Jacob Zuma had "relieved" the National Police Commissioner, General...

Clean audit for SAPS

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The South African Police Service has received an unqualified audit opinion from the Auditor General for the financial year 2010/2011, the organisation...

SA paying Interpol R1.7m pa

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South Africa pays international police organisation Interpol a membership fee of 162 956 euro a year (R1 755 707 this morning). Answering a...

Police civil claims contingent liability R11bn

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The police says its contingent liability for civil claims is in excess of R11 billion. But the South African Police Service says...

Balancing the right to safety and security and the right to...

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The single constant of public order policing is balancing the rights of people to stage protests with the right to public order...

Presentation POP conference: New Age Public Order Policing

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It's always a toss-up – the right to demonstrate on one side and the right to public order on the other. No...

Parliamentary Question: DoP: Firearm shooting practice

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Mr G R Morgan (DA) to ask the Minister of Police: Whether any members of the SA Police Service (SAPS) of the (a)...

Police on Parliamentary carpet regarding ICT

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The South African Police Services (SAPS) has allocated more than R3 billion to information systems, and needs to explain exactly how that...

Police chief faces suspension

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President Jacob Zuma is considering a response by national police commissioner General Bheki Cele as to why he should not be suspended...

Minister asks court to nullify SAPS lease

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The Department of Public Works has applied to the North Gauteng High Court to declare the hiring of a building for R833...

Police want comment on Dangerous Weapons Bill

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The Minister of Police is seeking public comment on the Draft Dangerous Weapons Bill, 2011. The Bill intends to repeal and substitute...

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