The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality is now responsible for municipal service delivery to residents who formerly received their services from the following local authorities: the Greater Pretoria Metropolitan Council, the City Council of Pretoria, the Northern Pretoria Metropolitan Substructure, the Town Councils of Centurion, Mabopane, Ga-Rankuwa, Winterveld, Hammanskraal, Temba, Pienaarsrivier and Crocodile River, portions of the Eastern and Western Gauteng Services Council and the Eastern District Council.

 

SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE -S.A.P
HELMET BADGE "S" TYPE ISSUED AND WORN BETWEEN 1931-1957  Military Police Pretoria 1994 Railway Police before 1957 OBSOLETE pattern post 1993 South Africa Police Service  Worn after 1957 until 1988 when the railway polce merged with the SA Police.

 

A pre 1994  DIVING UNIT INSTRUCTORS badge .. NOTE this has the laurel wreath around it which denotes Instructor.   pre 1994 issue SAP DIVER INSTRUCTOR   collar badge

 

Putchefstroom University law enforcement Till 1961- South African Police Reserve Since 1995- South African Police Reserve
obsolete defunct pattern pre - c1995 issue, POLICE TRACKERS Commisioner
A 1990's issue obsolete,  " FORENSIC UNIT " pre-c1989 issue, defunct " TOKOZA POLICE "
Obsolete post 1994  SERGEANT   obsolete post 1994  INSPECTOR   Obsolete issue 1994 S BENONI  TECHNICAL UNIT . Benoni is a town near Johannesburg. NOT OFFICIAL BADGE pre1991 issue, STATE PRESIDENTS GUARD  pre - c1988 issue," POLICE SPECIAL GUARD UNIT " , The SPECIAL GUARD UNIT was responsible for close protection, bodyguards, VIP protection, specialised driving. pre -1994 issue, POLICE SPECIAL GUARD UNIT r.. The SPECIAL GUARD UNIT was responsible for close protection,bodyguards,VIP,protection, specialised driving.

MUNICIPAL POLICE

OBSOLETE pattern pre-c1989 issue, defunct  OBSOLETE pattern pre-c1989 issue, defunct  OBSOLETE pattern pre-c1989 issue, defunct 
OBSOLETE pattern pre-c1989 issue, defunct 
TRAFIC VERKEER
2nd type

Sasolburg

1st type 2nd type

Pinelands traffic

Traffic Law Enforcement- Ammamzimtoti Natal south coast.

 

 Former South African Homelands or bantustans ceased to exist 27 Apr 1994 and were re-incorporated into South Africa, and all were absorbed into the new provinces.

THE TRANSKEI
* * The larger of the two Xhosa homelands  was granted self-government in 1963 and declared a republic (which was not internationally recognised) in 1976. It was under military rule from 1987 until it was incorporated into the Eastern Cape province in 1994.
29 May 1959 Transkei Territorial Authority created.
May 1963 Self-government granted.
26 Oct 1976 Declared independent by South Africa (Republic of Transkei)(recognized only by South Africa and the other homelands).
27 Apr 1994  Reintegrated into South Africa.
Qwaqwa  Venda
  Apr 1969    Basotho ba Borwa
01 Apr 1972    Basotho Qwaqwa
01 Nov 1974    Qwaqwa (self-rule achieved).
27 Apr 1994    Reintegration into South Africa
1962  VhaVenda Territorial Authority.
01 Feb 1973  Self-government achieved.
13 Sep 1979   Declared independent by South Africa (Republic of Venda)(recognized only by South Africa and the other homelands).
27 Apr 1994 Reintegrated into South Africa
OLD obsolete pre- 1994  1980's   anti - terrorist 
KwaZulu ( natal/ Durban)  Lebowa
09 Jun 1970  Zululand
01 Apr 1972  KwaZulu
01 Feb 1977  Self-rule granted.
27 Apr 1994  Reintegration into South Africa
02 Oct 1972     Self-rule granted
27 Apr 1994 Reintegration into South Africa
General's cap badge 1990
KwaNdebele

*  The Ndebele ("Matabele") homeland not to be confused with Matabeleland in Zimbabwe was granted self-government in 1984. Since 1994, it has formed part of the Northern Province. the KwaNdebele Police (KNP) was formed in 1987 and incorporated into the  South African Police Service in 1994.

 

 1 Apr 1981    Self-rule granted.
27 Apr 1994   Reintegration into South Africa.
  RIOT UNIT    KWANDEBELE POLICE arm shield, * *
Kangwane
1978    Legislative assembly granted.
1981    Self-rule granted.
18 Jun 1982- 9 Dec 1982 Homeland status  suspended.
31 Aug 1984   Self-rule restored.
27 Apr 1994   Reintegration into South Africa
Rank warrant officer
 GAZANKULU  Police (GZP) was formed in 1982 and incorporated into the South African Police Service in 1994
01 Jul 1971  Machangana.
01 Feb 1973  Gazankulu (self-rule granted).
27 Apr 1994  Reintegration into South Africa
1980's GAZANKULU 
 Bophuthatswana
COUNTER INSURGENCY UNIT 1980's defunct Bophuthatswana Police "SPECIAL TASK FORCE"  BOPHUTHATSWANA TRAFFIC POLICE obsolete 1980's 
       1961    Tswanaland Territorial Authority created.
       1968    Tswanaland
01 Apr 1972   Bophuthatswana
01 Jun 1972   Self-government granted.
06 Dec 1977   Declared independent by South Africa (Republic of Bophuthatswana)(recognized only by South Africa and the other homelands).
27 Apr 1994    Reintegrated into South Africa.
 The Ciskei Police (CP) was formed in 1981 and incorporated into the South African Police Service  in 1994.
1980's CISKEI Police 
       1961      Ciskei Territorial Authority created.
01 Aug 1972      Self-government granted.
04 Dec 1981      Declared independent by South Africa (Republic of Ciskei)(recognized only by South Africa and the other homelands).
27 Apr 1994      Reintegrated into South Africa