Human Rights

Outstanding suspect arrested in the R255m Free State asbestos corruption case

PRETORIA – The Hawks arrested the seventh suspect in KwaZulu-Natal after he handed himself over at a KwaZulu-Natal police station this afternoon in relation to the 2014 Free State Asbestos Project. This brings the total number of arrested suspects in this case to seven including, senior government officials and businessmen as well as five companies. […]

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Police Ministry is hopeful the SAPS Amendment Bill will further sharpen policing

PRETORIA – The Police Ministry has welcomed the move by Cabinet to approve the South African Police Service Amendment Bill, 2020, to be published for public comments. The current South African Police Service Act, 1995 (Act No. 68 of 1995), predates the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa. Minister Cele says the amendments were […]

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Six suspects arrested for a CIT robbery that occurred on Monday in Burgersfort, Limpopo

Pretoria: Six alleged cash-in-transit robbers have been arrested following a cash-in-transit robbery that occurred at R555 Road in Burgersfort, Limpopo on Monday, 28 September 2020. Some of the stolen money was recovered while five unlicensed firearms with ammunition and five vehicles have also been seized. It is reported that just after 18:30 on Monday, unknown […]

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Parkweg police station temporarily closed for decontamination

Parkweg police station is temporarily closed for decontamination following a confirmed case of Covid 19 virus. The community is advised to visit the following alternative venues for services: 1. Bobbiespark hall nr 63 Hippocrates Avenue, Hospitalpark, Bloemfontein 2. Thabure Satellite station situated at Central Park complex 3. Zone 2 satellite station situated near Windmill Casino […]

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Weekend Operation O Kae Molao in Ekhuruleni

GAUTENG – Police Minister General Bheki Cele, Gauteng Provincial Commissioner Lieutenant General Elias Mawela, Acting Deputy Provincial Commissioner Policing Major General Tommy Mthombeni, Ekurhuleni District Commissioner Major General Vincent Leshabane, Chief of Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department Isaac Mapiyeye and Gauteng Provincial Community Police Forum Board Secretary Pearl Manqele led weekend Operation O Kae Molao in […]