Police Minister Bheki Cele has warned ministers and MECs to refrain from exploiting police officers by assigning or forcing them to do duties that are not in their job descriptions.
Four police officers accused of beating to death 49-year old Phekolomzi Tatsi while in detention, have been granted five thousand rand bail each by the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court in Johannesburg.
The murder case against five police officials who shot and killed 29 year old SANDF member Thato Motale has been postponed to 5 April by the Molopo Regional Court in Mahikeng, North West.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has condemned the attack on police officers in two separate incidents in the Free State and the Western Cape calling them senseless.
Four community patrollers have been killed and two police officers critically injured after a police vehicle they were traveling in collided with another vehicle in Vanderbijlpark on the Vaal in Gauteng.