Articles containing the keyword Johan Booysen


Corruption-busting cop offered millions to 'go away'

Corruption-busting cop offered millions to 'go away'

Cato Manor inquiry discredits police and reporters. Having failed to railroad KZN Hawks boss Major General Johan Booysen into resigning by theatrically staging his arrest and arraignment on trumped up murder and ...

The Death Squad that wasn't

The Death Squad that wasn't

The State’s case in the Cato Manor scandal is likely to be as shockingly farcical as its attempts have been to deny the arrested police officers bail. At the same time, the award-winning Sunday Times exposé of ...

Mdluli judge castigates Phiyega

Mdluli judge castigates Phiyega

Irrational, unlawful, troublingly “below the standard expected of a senior officer of this court” – the words of Judge John Murphy of the North Gauteng High Court describing the actions of some of ...

Puppet police

Puppet police

As, increasingly over time, shady businessmen and other criminal elements in pursuit of government contracts, favours and protection have corrupted South Africa's politicians and infiltrated its political structures, so the politicians in power and friends ...

KZN death squad controversy

KZN death squad controversy

The Sunday Times investigations team have rushed to defend themselves after Noseweek last month revealed the shady criminal origins of their 11 December front-page story labelling the Hawks’ Cato Manor organised crime unit a murderous ...

The wrong man

The wrong man

A shock exposé by the Sunday Times in December of what was alleged to be a police “death squad” based in Durban, has effectively closed down the Organised Crime Unit that deals with serious violent ...