Video of SAPS classroom ‘abuse’ was a training session – police

Durban in the News: Video of SAPS classroom 'abuse' was a training session - police: Police management in KwaZulu-Natal have condemned the posting of a video clip on social media in which a real-life domestic violence situation is re-enacted. Driver arrested after 3 Durban schoolchildren killed by taxi: A 33-year-old driver has been arrested for three counts of culpable homicide after three pupils were killed in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal police have said. BREAKING: 3 Durban schoolchildren killed by taxi: Three pupils have been killed and … [Read more...]

Top-performing SAPS station ensures visitor safety at the 2019 South Coast Bike Fest™

Top-performing SAPS station ensures visitor safety at the 2019 South Coast Bike Fest™: South Africa’s biggest biking festival, the South Coast Bike Fest (#SCBF19), will be returning to the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast shores from 26 to 28 April. The event – which is presented by Ugu South Coast Tourism with endorsement and support from Ray Nkonyeni Municipality; Ugu District, the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; and Tourism KwaZulu-Natal – is hosted by Margate, home of the country’s … [Read more...]

Mercedes, rhino horn and rifles parts seized in SAPS operation

Durban in the News: Mercedes, rhino horn and rifles parts seized in SAPS operation: A national task team set up to combat rhino poaching around the country has arrested a Hazyview couple in KwaZulu-Natal for illegal possession of a rhino horn, rifle parts and ammunition. 'Absolute chaos' as 2 dead in Durban taxi blaze: Two people have been killed in a taxi accident in Durban when the vehicle rolled and burst into flames, trapping them. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Timely safety tips following spate of eThekwini home robberies

It has come to the attention of the police that some home robberies are committed by people who pose as workers from either municipality or Eskom checking electricity meters. These people wear eThekwini Municipality overalls and will convince the house occupants that they are there to check water or electricity meters. They will allegedly hold the occupants up and take household appliances and flee the scene. Similar cases have been reported in and around Durban. Police are appealing to the house owners to take extra precautions and verify the … [Read more...]