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JUSTICE

Pietermaritzburg prison inmate serving life stabs correctional officer in the head

On Monday morning; during breakfast time; a Correctional Services officer; Ngobese Mxolisi; was stabbed several times in the head by a prisoner serving life for murder; at the Sevontein Correctional Services; Pietermaritzburg; in Kwa-Zulu Natal Midlands. According to the spokesperson for Correctional Services Department (CSD); Thulani Mdluli; the incident took place at the Correctional Facility at about 7.30am on Monday.

  2 days ago ago
Pietermaritzburg prison inmate serving life stabs correctional officer in the head

JUSTICE

Prisoners due for parole stuck in jail due to system failures

One East London prisoner now intends to institute a civil action against the state after repeated failed attempts to have him released on parole. The prisoner, at the Mdantsane correctional service facility, cannot be named. He is serving life imprisonment after being sentenced in the early 2000s for murder.

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Prisoners due for parole stuck in jail due to system failures

OTHERS

Zuma parole hearing: lawyers ask court to uphold ruling

TOWN OF CAPE - Jacob Zuma's attorneys claimed that the medical advisory board's recommendation that he was ineligible for medical parole had been resorted. On Monday, attorney Dali Mpofu testified before the Supreme Court of Appeal that former commissioner of correctional services Arthur Fraser made his decision to issue parole in accordance with the law.

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Zuma parole hearing: lawyers ask court to uphold ruling

JUSTICE

High Court Ruled Parole was Unlawful| What Went down at the Zuma Medical Parole Appeal Case (See)

Former President Jacob Zuma Medical Parole court case that has been a point of contention as expected, as the powers of the National Commissioner of Correctional Services and the former Commissioner Author Frazer, who granted former President Jacob Zuma parole after he served just about 2 months of his 15 months jail term, that was handed down by the Constitutional court last year.

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High Court Ruled Parole was Unlawful| What Went down at the Zuma Medical Parole Appeal Case (See)

JUSTICE

Jacob Zuma threatens to sue these bosses, see who they are and why

Advocate Dali Mpofu told the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein that his client, former President Jacob Zuma, has a terminal illness and that his medical records cannot be made public because he is a former head of state. He said that his medical records were, of course, private.

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Jacob Zuma threatens to sue these bosses, see who they are and why

OTHERS

Welldone SAPS: Look At What Police Discovered After Searching A Correctional Centre

The police officers are working hard to uncover the criminals amongst the citizens of the country. On Thursday night, August 11, 2022, the Hawks Serious Corruption Investigation team in Gauteng, along with the Emergency Support Team (EST) from the Gauteng Department of Correctional Services (DCS), carried out a joint operation at the Odi and Baviaaspoort Correctional Centres in Mabopane and Pretoria, respectively. This comes after a thorough investigation into claims that corrupt police officers tried to get

  4 days ago ago
Welldone SAPS: Look At What Police Discovered After Searching A Correctional Centre

SOCIETY

Four Prisoners Running A Scamming Business While Serving Their Sentences

No wonder why are some of the inmates are calling the south african prisons a five star hotels,the inmates are living under a very good conditions with three meals a day and gymnasiums,they watching televisons and sleeping in the beds,some of the free people are struggling to put the bread on the table and have nowhere to stay,some are even struggling to secure the bursaries after matric but the prisoners have all those benefits even to write matric.One might find it very unfair,however,the south african prison systems are structured in such a way that it doesn't seek to punish the convicted persons but to rehabilitate and correct them,thus is is called correctional services facilities and centres.The inmates seems to have expanded their list of benefits,the prisoners are having the mobile cellphones in the cells,though this is prohibited,the inmates found the way to being such items into prisons.Apparently,four inmates were found with cellphones in the cells of Mokopane correctional services centre.The different prison cells were searched and more than twenty cellphones with five smartphones were found.four prisoners are accused of scamming the people outside the prison,they call the people from outside using unsuspecting police officers images on the social media and claims that the victim has been accused of rape,they would then bribe the prostitutes to frighten the suspects of rape.The inmates will then give the victim an option of giving them certain amount of money so that the case go away.This guys have robbed the innocent people of more than a million since they began their business.The department of correctional services have urged the public to be very vigilant of the calls from the unknown people and report them to the police.There are some of the correctional services officials who are working against their call of duty,the only way that the inmates can have access to the cellphones is through the help of department of correctional services employees.

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Four Prisoners Running A Scamming Business While Serving Their Sentences

POLITICS

Zuma's illness might not lead him to be arrested. Here's why?

Google:SuppliedJacob Zuma requires medical attention around the clock, but no facility that provides correctional services is equipped to provide it for him. This information was presented today at the Supreme Court of Appeal, where Mr. Zuma is appealing a decision from December that ruled his release on medical parole to violate the law.

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Zuma's illness might not lead him to be arrested. Here's why?

OTHERS

Suspect arrested for the murder of two correctional Service officials

Lieutenant General Elias Mawela, the provincial commissioner of police for Gauteng, has praised a team for their successful capture of a suspect who had been on the run since the murder of two Department of Correctional Services (DCS) employees on 12 July 2022, while they were trying to find an eluded parolee at Extension 7, Langaville in Tsakane.

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Suspect arrested for the murder of two correctional Service officials

JUSTICE

No prison can cater former President Jacob Zumas needs: Supreme court told

15 August 2022 By Sphe J Hadebe FORMER President Jacob Zuma'a life outside the prison now hangs in the province with a possibility that he will be returned to prison. On Monday, the Supreme court of Appeal had arguments from his legal representatives, the Department of Correctional services's representatives who defended the decision by the former prison boss, Arthur Fraser on releasing Msholozi on parole.

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No prison can cater former President Jacob Zumas needs: Supreme court told

SOCIETY

THE HAWKS ARRESTED ANOTHER 48 ILLEGAL MINERS IN Limpopo, THIS HAPPENED

THE HAWKS ARRESTED ANOTHER 48 ILLEGAL MINERS IN Limpopo, THIS HAPPENED https://www.facebook.com/189539384555367/posts/pfbid0zxhfFoNSeJxHmyzaU1AK2cBu7BEnmyTavA11ZvLMLzwetoxuXt3ZdRJ8LkLwEHZ9l/?app=fbl The Hawks have arrested 48 illegal miners in various mining communities in the Sekhukhune and Waterberg districts in Limpopo. Those arrested include 38 undocumented foreign nationals. During the arrests, the law enforcement agencies confiscated mining equipment, including heavy-duty vehicles.

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THE HAWKS ARRESTED ANOTHER 48 ILLEGAL MINERS IN Limpopo, THIS HAPPENED

SOCIETY

Limpopo have launched the program of the special visits of Paroles. Check how people reacted

06 /08 /2022 Source https://www.facebook.com/100063962414127/posts/pfbid02WeiuqauxTd7sUNUeVHuPriY1wwhp7dzhjxknT4m2vsUje973jxmFiZ79Z7xu8dJWl/?app=fbl The deputy Commissioner of the Department of Correctional Service and Seshego SAPS officers has launched the program of the special visits of Paroles. Commissioner Samuel Thobakgale together with Seshego SAPS officers have agreed to visits all Paroles around Polokwane. According to correctional service Commissioner, Samuel Thobakgale, they are aiming to give their Paroles special visits to check if they are still behaving good.

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Limpopo have launched the program of the special visits of Paroles. Check how people reacted

JUSTICE

‘Terminally ill’ Zuma threatens to sue prison bosses if they reveal his medical records

TORONTO - Former President Jacob Zuma suffers from a fatal disease, according to attorney Dali Mpofu, who testified before the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein. As a result, his medical records cannot be made public because he is a former head of state. He said that his medical records were inherently categorized.

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‘Terminally ill’ Zuma threatens to sue prison bosses if they reveal his medical records

SOCIETY

Inmate Impersonate Cops To Scam People In Prison Cell, See What Was Caught With Him

How inmates impersonated cops to defraud others while incarcerated. The Hawks conducted an extensive investigation, which resulted in the uncovering of a vast syndicate run by inmates in Pretoria's jails. A group of detainees in Pretoria's Correctional Service facilities were discovered with 36 telephones in their prison cells.

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Inmate Impersonate Cops To Scam People In Prison Cell, See What Was Caught With Him

SOCIETY

The Man got captured by Police after allegedly killed people. Check out

Man captured for the homicide of two restorative administrations authorities after a month on the run Police seized weapons and ammo in the wake of capturing a suspect. Gauteng police have captured a man being looked for supposedly killing two restorative administrations authorities. The man was on the run for nearly 30 days.

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The Man got captured by Police after allegedly killed people. Check out

SOCIETY

Murderer stabs Correctional Services official in Pietermaritzburg prison

It has been confirmed by the Department of Correctional Services in KwaZulu-Natal that an inmate who is currently serving life for murder stabbed one of the security employees who works for the department. A video that was viewed by the Daily News shows an official with blood pouring down his head.

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Murderer stabs Correctional Services official in Pietermaritzburg prison

JUSTICE

5 Inmates Sue The Department of Correctional Services For R10 Million

The South African Minister of Justice and his office face a gruesome charge that is set to hurt their pockets. Five inmates have decided to sue the department of correctional services for alleged brutality, torture and abuse withjnbthe prison system. South African citizens find this very unsettling and question why the inmates can demand financial compensation when their victims cannot demand financial compensation from their perpetrators.

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5 Inmates Sue The Department of Correctional Services For R10 Million

JUSTICE

Prisoners are suing the Chief Minister of Justice almost R10MILLION for torture they faced in prison

A group of prisoners in the Maximum correctional Centre in Gauteng are seeking damages for pain, suffering, and emotional trauma caused by the assault, touture, and loss of amenities they suffered at the hands of prison officials by suing the correctional services and Chief Minister of Justice for almost R10million.

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Prisoners are suing the Chief Minister of Justice almost R10MILLION for torture they faced in prison

JUSTICE

Inmates accuse officials of torture

In a shocking twist, five current and former inmates from Leeuwkop Maximum Correctional Centre are taking the department of correctional services to court. They are suing the department on allegations that they were tortured while in the prison. According to the prisoners, they were brutally tortured, including being stripped naked and electrocuted under water.

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Inmates accuse officials of torture

ENTERTAINMENT

BREAKING NEWS || Girlfriend Who MURDERED Top SA RAPPER FLABBA Released From Prison

Sindisiwe Mankele, the woman who killed rapper Flaba, has been released on parole. Singabaho Correctional Services spokesman Nksumalo confirmed on Tuesday that Mankele was released. Mankele was sentenced to 12 years in prison for stabbing the rapper whose real name is Nkululeko Habedi. The couple argued at Habedi's house in Alexandra.

  2 months ago ago
BREAKING NEWS || Girlfriend Who MURDERED Top SA RAPPER FLABBA Released From Prison