Category Archives: Police Corruption

Xenophobia victim dies – SA police accused of complicity

One of the two Ethiopian brothers who were burned by a rampaging mob in anti-foreigner violence at a South African township has died, a community leader said Sunday.

SOUTH AFRICA said on Sunday it would help foreigners driven from their homes by xenophobic violence, a week after hundreds were attacked near Durban.

The two men were in their shop in Umlazi, south of Durban, when it was petrol-bombed on Friday night.

Listen: TTASA interviews an active duty South African Cop

Crime is the result of breaking laws given sufficient desire and opportunity. I interview an active duty South African Police Officer – and uncover the deadly consequences when the law enforcement system itself subverts laws through laziness, ineptitude, ignorance, corruption, racism and outright evil.

Policewoman (investigating his case) was caught having sex with said prisoner at the police station!

A policewoman was arrested and charged with corruption after she was caught having sex with a prisoner at the Scottburgh (KZN) police station.


Lt-Col Zandra Wiid told The Natal Witness the prisoner, Sibusiso Ndaba, and officer previously had an intimate relationship.


Criminals clone flying squad vehicle

Police in Johannesburg have impounded a cloned flying squad car. The vehicle has been used by criminals who have been posing as officers.

The fake police car has been implicated in at least  35 crimes around Johannesburg, including armed robberies.


Woman left traumatised after strip-search


Janine Mahabeer, 21, recounts her humiliating encounter with the police. Photo: Ross Jansen

Cape Town – A Cape Town woman has been left traumatised and humiliated after being strip-searched by a police officer who forced her to remove her sanitary pad during a search.

Forensic cop withholding evidence in high profile cases in return for cash!

A police crime-expert who has handled several high profile cases is to be tried after he allegedly withheld evidence and reports in return for cash, police said.

Constable Thabiso Kubyane’s trial will be held in the Alexandra Magistrate’s Court from the March 2 to March 4, said national police spokesman Lt-Gen Solomon Makgale.