Police Minister Bheki Cele says the Western Cape is becoming more dangerous and is a hot-spot when it comes to the killing of police officers. Cele on Wednesday visited the families of the policemen who came under attack at the weekend, while on duty. Warrant officer Hilton Joseph was shot and[…]
Police Minister Bheki Cele says the government will not tolerate police killings anywhere in the country. He was addressing a memorial service of slain Constable Songezo Khethiwe at Delft in Cape Town on Thursday. The service was attended by senior police officers in the Western Cape, family, friends and members of the[…]
All roads lead to the beach in traditional New Year’s fashion. Law enforcement agencies are out in full force to maintain law and order. But the recent controversy regarding Clifton Fourth Beach, where beach goers were put out by private security, was not far from the minds of authorities. Police[…]
Police Minister Bheki Cele said the “number one crime” committed by police is turning away abused women at police stations when they are reporting crimes. This announcement was made on Tuesday while Cele launched the opening of the new police station in Samora Machel. At the training college, Cele warned[…]
Most murders are said to be connected to the transport sector, with some fatalities recorded near taxi ranks. This was announced by Police Minister, Bheki Cele at Parliament yesterday, after the National Assembly committee on Police summoned the station commanders of the five stations with the highest incidences of violent[…]
Two people were arrested on Thursday after a female bystander was fatally wounded during an alleged gang shooting. A graphic video of the incident has since circulated on social media. The ongoing shooting and violence in Manenberg has sparked concern amongst residents who have once again called for additional policing[…]
Police Minister Bheki Cele is expected to visit various townships in Cape Town to establish whether the deployment of more police in the areas earlier in the year has made any difference in curbing criminal activities and gang violence. Spokesperson for the Western Cape Police Commissioner, Novela Potelwa, says Cele[…]
A suspect has been arrested for the murder of Gift of the Givers volunteer who was shot in the head in Hanover Park last Friday. Ameerodien Noordien was shot and killed while walking to a shop in Surwood street on Friday, 5 October. The 20-year-old was shot three times in[…]
The Western Cape government has demanded that Police Minister Bheki Cele deploy extra police officers and reservists to the province within six months to stop a wave of crime, gangsterism, and attacks on trains. In a joint provincial cabinet statement, Premier Helen Zille said the Western Cape government and the[…]
The Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) has welcomed the arrests of three suspects in Durban, in connection with an attack on a mosque in Verulam that left one dead and three others critically injured. It is alleged that three suspects attacked Imam Hussain Mosque in Ottawa on 10 May, slitting the[…]
Strictly Necessary Cookies
Strictly Necessary Cookie should be enabled at all times so that we can save your preferences for cookie settings.
If you disable this cookie, we will not be able to save your preferences. This means that every time you visit this website you will need to enable or disable cookies again.