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Police warn about self-proclaimed pastors

4 days ago - 17 September 2021 | Police

Kenya Kambowe RUNDU Kavango West police on Wednesday attended to a fight which broke out at Suni village when a self-proclaimed pastor revealed...

Police tied up in red tape

6 days ago - 15 September 2021 | Police

KENYA KAMBOWE NKURENKURU The police are looking at ways of procuring goods and services more quickly, as the current procurement process hinders effective policing. Inspector-General Sebastian Ndeitunga says bureaucratic red tape is undermining police operations, and the line...

Inmates squeezed into overcrowded cells

6 days ago - 15 September 2021 | Police

JANA-MARI SMITWINDHOEKThe Ombudsman’s 2020 annual report shows that many Namibian police stations are overcrowded and in bad shape.Released on Monday, the report shows the office dealt with 2 590 individual complaints and requests for information...

Police top abuse list

1 week ago - 13 September 2021 | Police

JEMIMA BEUKES WINDHOEKThe Namibian police remain the biggest human rights offenders countrywide, with a total of 1 719 cases reported to the Ombudsman’s...

Police need N$30m to finalise pending DNA cases

2 weeks ago - 07 September 2021 | Police

NAMPA WINDHOEKThe Namibian Police Forensic Science Institute needs about N$30 million to complete a backlog of 4 375 pending DNA cases over the next three years.The director of the institute, Commissioner...

Amnesty to hand in illegal firearms

2 weeks ago - 03 September 2021 | Police

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK People who possess illegal firearms have been offered a one-month amnesty to surrender all unlicenced arms and ammunition...

‘Aging’ Ndeitunga didn’t mean his City threats literally

1 month - 13 August 2021 | Police

JEMIMA BEUKESWINDHOEKPolice inspector-general Sebastian Ndeitunga has clarified his out-of-character agitated remarks during a land grab incident this week when he threatened to take over the...

China worries about terrorist attacks

1 month - 02 August 2021 | Police

JEMIMA BEUKES WINDHOEKThe Namibian police and other units in the country’s security cluster are on high alert after a bomb attack in...

Kavango West to clamp down overcrowded churches

1 month - 02 August 2021 | Police

Kenya Kambowe RUNDUKavango West police head, Commissioner Josephat Abel, says the police will no longer be lenient...

Give fines, don’t fill cells, police told

2 months ago - 21 July 2021 | Police

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKPolice officers have been encouraged to issue fines to Covid-19 regulation violators as a means to avoid overcrowding of police...

Ask for mercy from court, not us – police

2 months ago - 13 July 2021 | Police

Kenya Kambowe RUNDUDeputy commissioner Vilho Kalwenya of the Kavango East police says they will no longer be lenient to those defying the Covid-19 regulations.He stressed...

We will arrest you – Ndeitunga

2 months ago - 07 July 2021 | Police

Kenya Kambowe RUNDUPolice chief, Inspector-General Sebastian Ndeitunga, says despite the overcrowding in police holding cells across the country, the police will be relentless in arresting...

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Kanime ready to hang up...

3 months ago - 11 June 2021 | Police

JEMIMA BEUKES WINDHOEKBeleaguered City Police chief Abraham Kanime says he is still in his job but he is not desperate and is...

Inmate mistakenly released

4 months ago - 07 May 2021 | Police

JEMIMA BEUKES WINDHOEKMariental prison officials are set to face disciplinary measures after Bernadus Khariseb was mistakenly released from the correctional facility.The...

Khorixas incident embarrasses police

4 months ago - 26 April 2021 | Police

JEMIMA BEUKESWINDHOEKThe Namibian police are embarrassed after a police officer at Khorixas violently assaulted and kicked members of the public in the town’s holding cells...

Extra police resources for LPM...

5 months ago - 20 April 2021 | Police

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKThe Namibian police have committed necessary resources to probe a high treason...

Police deny supplying fuel to...

5 months ago - 19 April 2021 | Police

STAFF REPORTERWINDHOEKThe police have denied allegations made in a video circulating on social media that it is delivering fuel to Vice-President Nangolo Mbumba's farm by...

‘Politics’ trigger VIP escort changes

5 months ago - 06 April 2021 | Police

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKNamibian police chief Sebastian Ndeitunga says the decision to stop the use of municipal traffic police services during VIP escorts...

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