Home South Africa News Alex Shooting: Police commissioner can’t act yet

Alex Shooting: Police commissioner can’t act yet


National Police Commissioner Khehla Sitole says he’s unable to suspend or take any other action against the officer who is said to have been involved in the shooting of Samantha Radebe.

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) confirmed Radebe was killed by a police bullet.


“The moment there is an incident we immediately open an internal investigation. But if it’s a matter handled by IPID or the Public Protector…we then wait for a factual report from the investigation institution. After they have given the factual report, I am then able to make a decision whether the outcome of that investigation, does it warrant that we should suspend a member…,” said Sitole.

Radebe was caught in a crossfire between the police and suspects. Another person was critically wounded during the incident.

In other news – Mzansi Celebs and their Siblings who are making it big Mzansi – Pictures

We imagine it’s already a lot having a famous person in your family although it has its benefits.

Nomzamo Mbatha

But having a sibling who’s just as famous or even bigger than you can be challenging as well, always being compared and losing more of your privacy. Read more

Source: IOL


Are You Looking for a NEW JOB?

Are you looking for a job or maybe you are already working but want a new job? We have you covered on our Jobs Listings website. We post only genuine jobs and you can apply for free. See All Jobs Here