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IPID says 10 deaths occurred due to police action during lockdown

8 May 2020, 12:48 PM

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) has confirmed that 10 deaths have occurred due to police action, during national lockdown operations due to COVID-19.

Help police and SANDF protect lives: Williams

14 April 2020, 4:50 PM

During this period the law enforcement agencies played an instrumental role in keeping South Africans safe and prevent the spread of the virus. A number of regulations were gazetted to guide on how we conduct ourselves during the lockdown period.   

FF+ leader raises concerns of police behavior during lockdown

13 April 2020, 9:04 AM

Freedom Front Plus Leader and Member of Parliament’s Police Committee Pieter Groenewald says his party is concerned about the behaviour of some police officers during the lockdown period.

Parly asks IPID for detailed data analysis on alleged lockdown police brutality

9 April 2020, 3:10 PM

Parliament wants the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) to provide comprehensive data analysis and statistics in relation to various investigations it has conducted during the COVID-19 lockdown period.

Lockdown policing should be done within confines of the law: Portfolio committees on police, defence and military veterans

4 April 2020, 5:00 AM

The Portfolio Committees on Police, Defence and Military Veterans have noted with concern various reports suggesting that the security forces are abusing their powers in enforcing the lockdown regulations.

Lockdown scuffle leaves man dead, police arrested

30 March 2020, 2:17 PM

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate  (IPID) has arrested a Ekurhuleni Metro Police officer in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at Vosloorus township, in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng.

Alexandra residents march to police station after fatal shooting of woman

16 January 2020, 7:11 PM

Alexandra residents, north of Johannesburg, are marching to the local police station to demand answers following the fatal shooting of a woman on Wednesday night.

Policeman on the run in George following death of woman

23 November 2019, 11:06 AM

An off duty policeman is on the run following the death of a 31-year old woman in Zone 8 in Thembalethu in George in the Southern Cape Friday night.

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Shai to report police to IPID, after being shot multiple times

12 November 2019, 7:12 AM

Actor Patrick Shai intends to approach the police watchdog Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) to report SAPS officials their conducted after they shot the actor multiple times with rubber bullets.

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Police union shocked by allegations IPID manipulates stats

9 October 2019, 10:08 AM

POPCRU surprised by expose which claimed IPID prematurely closing cases to manipulate performance statistics.



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