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SA 'police drag' suspensions

All the officers involved in the incident in which a South African taxi driver was dragged through a street by a police van and allegedly beaten in custody have been suspended.

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Police station chief suspended after taxi driver death

The commander of the South Africa's Daveyton police station - where the police officers involved in the death of taxi driver Mido Macia was based - has been been removed from his post while an internal investigation of disciplinary procedures at the station is carried out.

The officers involved in the incident have been suspended and disarmed, National Police Commissioner, Riah Phiyega, confirmed earlier today.

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