Police Minister Bheki Cele has confirmed that 1 685 law enforcement officers have tested positive for the coronavirus. He says 14 officers have died of COVID-19.
One suspect has been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman whose body was found in a veld in Dobsonville, Soweto on Friday.
Parliament’s Police Portfolio Committee has approved the notice by Police Minister Bheki Cele to have a new firearm amnesty period ending early next year.
Police Minister Bheki Cele is concerned about possible revenge attacks following a mass shooting that took place in Jabulani Hostel on Monday night.
Police minister Bheki Cele says he’s worried that the sale of alcohol during Level 3 will further burden police trying to enforce lockdown regulations.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has assured residents at Qoloqolo in Mthwalume on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast, that police will spare no effort in tracking down criminals in the area.
The Free Market Foundation has slammed Police Minister Bheki Cele’s warning that people who are caught with a cigarette will need to provide proof of purchase – questioning whether Cele was serious when he made the comments.
Police Minister Bheki Cele says the Western Cape, Eastern Cape, Kwa-Zulu Natal and Gauteng have had the most cases of the contravention of lockdown regulations.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has tasked KwaZulu-Natal Police Commissioner Elvis Jula to address damage to the relationship between Hambanathi residents at Tongaat and the local police station.