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SOCIETY

Exposed - Police reservists vanish

The number of police reservists in the Eastern Cape is dwindling in large numbers. The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) has raised concerns over recruitment criteria for reservists and training models that have left many prospective recruits out in the cold. In response to questions in the provincial legislature by the DA recently, the Eastern Cape department of community safety disclosed that the number of reservists in the province had declined almost 75% over the past six years.

  2 months ago ago
Exposed - Police reservists vanish

CAREER-JOBS

The wait still continues for public servants. Payment of the backdated cash bonus will be on the 15

The government and public sector unions closed a wage deal a month ago. The deal guarantees all public servants a cash bonus of between R1000 and R1695. The cash bonus is non pensionable but taxable according to those in the know. This means the public servants with the salary level of between 1 to 5 can expect an average of R5000 backdated from the 1st of April.

  11 months ago ago
The wait still continues for public servants. Payment of the backdated cash bonus will be on the 15

CAREER-JOBS

The wait still continues for public servants. Payment of the backdated cash bonus will be on the 15

The public position and public region affiliations settled a compensation arrangement a month earlier. The course of action guarantees all neighborhood authorities a cash compensation of some place in the scope of R1000 and R1695. The cash reward is non pensionable yet accessible according to those mindful of everything.

  11 months ago ago
The wait still continues for public servants. Payment of the backdated cash bonus will be on the 15

EDUCATION

The new policy by DBE could cause problems for teachers if implemented as is. Many are against it.

The Department of basic education has embarked on a path to stop teenage pregnancy and hold those who engage in sexual relationships with young girls to account. This is a noble cause, one that is desirable given the state of affairs in the country about the issue of teenage pregnancies.

  7 months ago ago
The new policy by DBE could cause problems for teachers if implemented as is. Many are against it.

SOCIETY

NOT AGAIN| Popcru Sues Bheki Cele To Court As He Becomes Prime Suspect For Illegal Police Killings.

SOURCE : https://www.iol.co.za/mercury/news/popcru-call-for-urgent-meeting-with-police-minister-bheki-cele-over-alarming-rise-in-police-killings-40a9067e-7bf9-4b6e-9b90-0d6cb8b74cc4 DURBAN: The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) has required a pressing exchange with Police Minister Bheki Cele over police killings, saying the rising number of assaults on police has arrived at disturbing extents. The association said it was angered by the "agonizingly slow clip" at which repeating episodes of official killings were being tended to, adding that the killing of 38 officials – inside the most recent eight months – is reason to worry.

  11 months ago ago
NOT AGAIN| Popcru Sues Bheki Cele To Court As He Becomes Prime Suspect For Illegal Police Killings.

SOCIETY

Police Union Popcru Justify The Shooting Of A Man In The Head By Police After Misbehaving See Here

Man In Unconsciousness In the wake of Being Shot In The Head By Police In the wake of Compromising Them See Here It is accepted that this the man I have two kids up to so far we truly don't have the foggiest idea what was the rationale of the episode.

  8 months ago ago
Police Union Popcru Justify The Shooting Of A Man In The Head By Police After Misbehaving See Here

HEALTH

Police union rejects call for mandatory jabs, Just in

Immunization orders. The point that is probably going to rule South African conversations in the work environment into 2022. While a few colleges and organizations have arranged for the following year, there is likewise some solid resistance to the thought. Police and detainment facilities association Popcru is the most recent to stand up.

  8 months ago ago
Police union rejects call for mandatory jabs, Just in

POLITICS

All Eyes on Ramaphosa After This Happened

Link:https://www.news24.com/witness/news/kzn/pressure-mounts-on-ramaphosa-to-sack-cele-20220212 Pressure is mounting on President Cyril Ramaphosa to cut out police serve Bheki Cele in the midst of public shock over regulation authorization offices' inability to forestall the July distress. Reacting to the board of specialists' report, which accused regulation authorization offices and individuals from the bureau for the obliteration brought about by the distress, Ramaphosa in his Thursday State of the Nation Address (Sona) said initiative changes were ready to go.

  5 months ago ago
All Eyes on Ramaphosa After This Happened

POLITICS

Cosatu in Gauteng gears up to elect new leaders

COSATU on Thursday afternoon has began nominations beforehand of the election of its Gauteng leaders at its two-day provincial congress at The Lakes Hotel in Benoni, Ekurhuleni. The congress, that is Cosatu’s remaining provincial congress after nine other comparable gatherings, is anticipated to elect the new management as Cosatu gears for its national congress later this yr.

  5 months ago ago
Cosatu in Gauteng gears up to elect new leaders

SOCIETY

KZN Police: Overtime not paid for stolen items during looting

SAPS members in KwaZulu Natal are reported to have received no overtime pay for the many hours they worked to recover property confiscated during the July robbery ... Police  and the Prison Civil Rights Coalition (Popcru) say they addressed the issue when it was created with the understanding that some members were not paid and others were not.

  11 months ago ago
KZN Police: Overtime not paid for stolen items during looting

SOCIETY

Police and Prison Union is rejecting mandatory vaccination policy.

Source:https://twitter.com/eNCA/status/1469581465407172611?t=ymELt225zCR_cRnG8uwLYQ&s=19 Photo: Twitter screenshot While the government is planning to implement the mandatory vaccination policy, the POPCRU is against the plan. It says the mandatory vaccination process is not fair for and it is violating individual's rights. Beside them having more than 50 000 positive cases for covid19, Popcru is still against the policy.

  8 months ago ago
Police and Prison Union is rejecting mandatory vaccination policy.

SOCIETY

Bad news for Bheki Cele

Popcru Sues Bheki Cele To Court As He Becomes Prime Suspect For Illegal Police Killings. DURBAN: The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) has required a squeezing trade with Police Minister Bheki Cele over police killings, saying the rising number of attacks on police has shown up at upsetting degrees.

  11 months ago ago
Bad news for Bheki Cele

SOCIETY

Bad news received by Bheki Cele

JOHANNESBURG - Police Minister Bheki Cele said that the policing and equity areas expected to impart, including that officials on the ground were disappointed by different arms of the equity framework. Cele was talking at the Popcru focal chief council's two-day assembling in Boksburg, where police killings were among key themes examined.

  10 months ago ago
Bad news received by Bheki Cele

SOCIETY

Bad news for Bheki Cele once again

Popcru Sues Bheki Cele To Court As He Becomes Prime Suspect For Illegal Police Killings. DURBAN: The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) has required a crushing exchange with Police Minister Bheki Cele over police killings, saying the rising number of assaults on police has displayed at disturbing degrees.

  11 months ago ago
Bad news for Bheki Cele once again

SOCIETY

There's something wrong with SA where killing police officers is the norm: Cele

There's something wrong with SA where killing police officers is the norm: Cele The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) has called for a stop to police killings, just 24 hours after the country commemorated the 34 officers who lost their lives in the line of duty on September 11.

  11 months ago ago
There's something wrong with SA where killing police officers is the norm: Cele

SOCIETY

Union calls for a skills audit of police management after top cop’s exit

Source: TimesLive The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) acknowledges while President Cyril Ramaphosa's decision to dispense with Gen Khehla Sitole as open boss is "no biggie", a capacities audit of police the leaders is defended. The affiliation said the example of assigning politically related individuals to head the police organization had "not yielded any obvious victories" and should be an idea when future game plans are made.

  5 months ago ago
Union calls for a skills audit of police management after top cop’s exit

SOCIETY

Reasons Why KZN police claim they were not paid overtime to recover looted stuff

Durban: SAPS members in KwaZulu-Natal have allegedly not been paid overtime for the long hours they worked to recover property taken during the robbery in July. The Police and jail Civil rights Union (Popcru) aforesaid it had been working the matter when it was created aware that some members had not been paid, whereas others were paid not up to was because of them.

  11 months ago ago
Reasons Why KZN police claim they were not paid overtime to recover looted stuff

HEALTH

Police union rejects call for mandatory jabs.CHECK HERE

Vaccine mandates. The topic that’s probably to dominate South African discussions inside the workplace into 2022. While numerous universities and organizations have created coverage for the next 12 months, there is also a little robust competition to the concept. Police and prisons union Popcru is contemporary to talk out.

  7 months ago ago
Police union rejects call for mandatory jabs.CHECK HERE

SOCIETY

Cele frustrated with the release of serial offenders back into society

JOHANNESBURG - Police Minister Bheki Cele stated that the policing and justice sectors needed to speak, including that officers at the floor had been frustrated by means of different arms of the justice device. Bheki Cele wearing a hat: Police Minister Bheki Cele speaking to the control of farmers in Free State at Mitz Agricultural Union Hall.©

  10 months ago ago
Cele frustrated with the release of serial offenders back into society

SOCIETY

Cele frustrated with the release of serial offenders back into society

JOHANNESBURG - Police Minister Bheki Cele stated that the policing and justice sectors had to communicate, adding that officers on the ground were frustrated by other fingers of the justice device. Bheki Cele wearing a hat: Police Minister Bheki Cele speaking to the management of farmers in Free State at Mitz Agricultural Union Hall.© Abigail Javier/EWN Police Minister Bheki Cele speakme to the management of farmers in Free State at Mitz Agricultural Union Hall.

  10 months ago ago
Cele frustrated with the release of serial offenders back into society