POLICING

Community beats three suspected criminals to death in Eastern Cape

Police blamed for the rise in vigilantism

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 11 September 2020

Police are not being held accountable for child killings, watchdog records reveal

39 children died at the hands of police or in custody between April 2012 and March 2018

By Daneel Knoetze - 7 September 2020

Government has used lockdown to decide who may protest

Uneven enforcement of restrictions on gatherings leaves protesters confused

By Stanley Malematja - 17 August 2020

Soldiers shot me in my shack by mistake, says Crossroads man

Vuyisa Sityebi lost a kidney and part of his intestine

By Buziwe Nocuze - 12 August 2020

Fined for going to a clinic during lockdown

Gugulethu man says he wants to sue metro officer

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 7 August 2020

SJC head Axolile Notywala arrested

Witness claims arrested activists were filming police but not obstructing them

By Vincent Lali - 24 July 2020

Two schools torched in protest for land

“They are threatening our future. This year is already hard with Covid-19” says matric student

By Peter Luhanga - 23 July 2020

Parliament failed to vet Cele’s nomination for IPID head

Does Jennifer Ntlatseng have what it takes to run the police watchdog?

By Daneel Knoetze - 21 July 2020

Protesters demand rape suspect be detained

Accused handed over to police by his parents

By Buziwe Nocuze - 20 July 2020

Bheki Cele and JP Smith trade accusations

Call for cops who dragged naked man out of shack to be arrested

By Vincent Lali - 5 July 2020

Court finds JHB “clean up” “cruel, humiliating, degrading and invasive”

Police raids in 2017/18 were unconstitutional and done with ulterior motives

By Tania Broughton - 3 July 2020

Protesters against gender-based violence complain of being manhandled by police

Arrested demonstrators were crammed into vans and kept together in a cell for breaking Covid-19 regulations

By Nokulunga Majola - 2 July 2020

Family wants answers after death in police custody

Sakhiwo Mbonyongwana died in a Khayelitsha police station cell on Tuesday

By Buziwe Nocuze - 26 June 2020

Immigrant tradesmen accuse police of harassment

Johannesburg Metro police say they are enforcing Covid-19 regulations

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 25 June 2020

Cape Flats families bury their children on Youth Day

“It happens every day, uncle, every single day”

By Brenton Geach - 18 June 2020

Civil society steps in to monitor complaints against the police and army

Earlier lockdown restrictions prevented many people from reporting abuses, says activist

By Liezl Human - 15 June 2020