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No Police 'death squad'

No Police 'death squad'

In December 2011 the Sunday Times revealed to the world that it had uncovered evidence of a police “hit squad” operating in KwaZulu-Natal under the command of the province’s Hawks boss, Major ...

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 ...

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 ...