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SAPS launches crime-fighting initiative

The South African Police Service (SAPS) has launched a new crime fighting initiative to strengthen its efforts in the fight against crime in the...

ISS: Kidnapping in South Africa: rely on data not social media

Statistics on the motives for kidnapping and who is most at risk are both surprising and concerning. Few crimes strike fear into South Africans as...

Senior SAPS official arrested

A high ranking police officer will this morning appear before the Palm Ridge Magistrates Court on corruption charges following a pre-dawn raid at her...

SAPS retirees arrested in police procurement case

Two retired Silverton police station employees were on Thursday each released on R50 000 for their alleged role in a R56 million police branding...

SAPS launches dedicated quarantine site

The South African Police Service (SAPS) has unveiled a 45-bed quarantine and isolation COVID-19 site for infected members. Beyond the pandemic, the facility will be...

Operation O Kae Molao continue to yield positive results

Integrated operations between the South African Police Service, South African National Defence Force, metro police and other stakeholders under Operation O Kae Molao have...

Concern over ‘inflated’ SAPS rubber bullet tender

It has been alleged that the South African Police Service (SAPS) paid five times what they should have for less lethal ammunition. According to the...

Inter-ministerial committee to discuss rural security and farm murders

Government, in the form of Deputy President David Mabuza, has convened the inter-ministerial committee on land reform and agriculture to meet following a Democratic...

Improved co-operation coming between farmers and police

Organised agriculture and the police service are co-operating on implementing what is officially called the revised national rural safety strategy. In a joint statement AgriSA...

COVID-19: Over 7 000 police test positive

Over 7 000 members of the South African Police Service (SAPS) have tested positive for COVID-19, Police Minister Bheki Cele said on Wednesday. “COVID-19 has...


SANDF youth employment commitment increasingly hamstrung

With an official youth unemployment rate of 46% for the first quarter of 2021, it’s not surprising two published pieces about military recruitment on...