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Deputy justice minister hijack and kidnap, four arrested

JOHANNESBURG, May 26– Police on Friday described how they arrested four suspects allegedly linked to the hijacking and kidnapping of Deputy Justice Minister Thabang Makwetla at the Life Riverfield Lodge, a private hospital. Police said a multi-disciplinary task team comprising members of the Organised Crime Investigation Unit, Detective Services and Crime Intelligence cracked the case […]

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Parliament to probe allegations of police interference in IPID work

PARLIAMENT – Acting police chief Khomotso Phahalane and police watchdog head Robert McBride are to be summoned to Parliament next week to respond to claims of interference in investigations against police officers. In a statement released on Wednesday, police portfolio committee chairman Francois Beukman expressed concern over reports that members of the SA Police Service […]