POPCRU surprised by expose which claimed IPID prematurely closing cases to manipulate performance statistics.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says she has noted the decision by former Independent Police Investigative Directorate head, Robert Mcbride to take her report on review where she found the appointment of Theresa Botha as a deputy director to be irregular.
The IPID is investigating the death of Tshegofatso Selahle who died after being arrested by metro police in Johannesburg.
The defence team in the trial of Former North West Deputy Police Commissioner, William Mpembe, and three senior officials have told the High Court in the province that IPID failed to discharge its constitutional duties after the Marikana tragedy.
A case against five North West police Tactical Response Team has been provisionally withdrawn by the Mmabatho regional court.