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Armed men allegedly entered the facility in which the gang boss is recovering.
Man arrested after alleged gang boss shooting

Friday 20 October 2017 11:09

A 39-year-old man has been arrested following an incident in which an alleged gang boss was shot and wounded on Wednesday.


Kamoli to provide answers about Lesotho’s security

Monday 16 October 2017 07:29

Lesotho's former army commander Tlali Kamoli is expected to provide answers to many unanswered questions about security in the Mountain Kingdom.


It’s a suspected case of revenge killings, as four armed men entered the informal settlement on Thursday.
Mpumalanga police launch manhunt for four gunmen

Saturday 14 October 2017 19:52

Mpumalanga police are searching for four gunmen for killing six people at an informal settlement in Ogies.


The officer was ambushed while opening his gate on Sunday night.
Police ambushed, shot dead outside Limpopo house

Monday 9 October 2017 19:27

A 55-year-old police officer has been gunned down outside his house outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo.


According to the family, police stormed the household, demanding illegal firearms and ammunition.
Police deny killing family members in KZN

Monday 9 October 2017 08:56

Police have refuted claims, made by a family whose three members were allegedly killed by police at Loskop in Escourt in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands on Friday night.


Mbalula praises W Cape police for crime reduction efforts

Monday 9 October 2017 07:10

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has praised W Cape police for their efforts to reduce crime after raids in Phillipi East and Nyanga led to the arrest of hundreds of suspected criminals.


NMU rape suspect expected in court on Friday

Thursday 5 October 2017 21:13

A man accused of raping a Nelson Mandela University student and stabbing another is due to appear in court on Friday.


Eight killed in KZN attacks

Thursday 5 October 2017 20:37

Eight people have been killed in two separate attacks at Matimatolo near Greytown in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands.


Tensions rise in Mozambique after mayor gunned down

Thursday 5 October 2017 17:40

Tensions are high in Nampula, Mozambique's third largest city in the country's north, after Mayor Mahamudo Amurane was gunned down Wednesday night.


Stephen Paddock opened fire on concert goers on the Las Vegas strip killing 59 people.
Investigation into Las Vegas tragedy underway

Tuesday 3 October 2017 21:15

Investigators are now trying to piece together the reasons why a 64-year-old retiree would go on a bullet-filled rampage resulting in the largest mass shooting in modern American history.


There was no independence referendum in Catalonia today - Spain PM

Sunday 1 October 2017 21:30

Spain's northeastern region of Catalonia failed to hold an independence referendum on Sunday, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said.


Police officer Tthivhulawi Tshilate two people were arrested for murder, and one for attempted murder.
Over 100 arrested for various cases in Ekurhuleni

Sunday 1 October 2017 15:18

More than 127 people were arrested this week in a number of joint law enforcement operations within the Ekurhuleni East police cluster on Gauteng's East Rand.


Police spokesperson Moatshe Ngoepe says the suspect is known and a case of intimidation has been opened.
Police investigate death threats directed at Polokwane mayor

Sunday 1 October 2017 13:23

Limpopo police are looking for a suspect in connection with death threats sent to Polokwane Mayor Thembi Nkadimeng.


Police are investigating the cause of the crashes.
Car accidents leave four dead in Limpopo, Western Cape

Sunday 1 October 2017 09:59

Two people have burnt to death after their vehicles caught alight on the West Coast road outside Cape Town. The City of Cape Town says the two vehicles collided early on Sunday morning.


Video footage posted on social media y showed uniformed using batons to hit people who did not appear to be involved in the campus protests.
Kenya watchdog investigates police actions

Saturday 30 September 2017 20:29

A Kenyan government watchdog said on Friday it was investigating whether police had assaulted students during protests this week at the University of Nairobi.


Fikile Mbalula has urged the community of Philippi on the Cape Flats to help police find those behind the deaths of 11 people in shooting incidents.
Mbalula urges Cape Flats residents to assist police find murderers

Saturday 30 September 2017 15:53

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has urged the community of Philippi on the Cape Flats to help police find those behind the deaths of 11 people in shooting incidents.


Members of the South African Police Services have confirmed that the vehicle escorting suspects to a robbery indeed belongs to the state.
Police arrested for escorting five robbery suspects

Thursday 28 September 2017 18:35

Police officers driving in a marked car have been apprehended for escorting five robbery suspects


 Police have confiscated firearm and live ammunition from a grade two learner at Dalpark Primary School.
Grade 2 learner caught with firearm at Dalpark Primary

Thursday 28 September 2017 18:15

A Grade 2 pupil has been caught with a firearm and live ammunition at Dalpark Primary School in Brakpan on the East Rand.


Five inmates flee a KZN prison

Tuesday 26 September 2017 05:34

Five dangerous remand detainees have escaped from eEmpangeni Medium B Prison on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.


Kenya police ordered to investigate election officials

Sunday 24 September 2017 11:40

Kenya's chief prosecutor has ordered the police and anti-corruption agency to investigate the country's election commission.


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