August 17, 2010
by Hillary Stemple
Former INTERPOL president and South African police chief Jackie Selebi on Tuesday filed for leave to appeal his sentence and conviction. A spokesperson for the South African National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) confirmed that they received his application and that they would be opposing the ...[read more]
August 3, 2010
by Dwyer Arce
A South African court on Tuesday sentenced former INTERPOL president and South African police chief Jackie Selebi to 15 years in prison for corruption. Selebi was convicted of corruption in July for receiving $170,000 in bribes from convicted drug smuggler Glenn Agliotti, who was suspected of ...[read more]
July 2, 2010
by Hillary Stemple
A South African court on Friday convicted former INTERPOL president and South African police chief Jackie Selebi on corruption charges but found him not guilty on charges of obstruction of justice. Selebi was charged with receiving $170,000 in bribes from convicted drug smuggler Glenn Agliotti, ...[read more]
October 5, 2009
by Matt Glenn
Former INTERPOL president and South African police chief Jackie Selebi pleaded not guilty to corruption charges Monday at the start of his trial in the Johannesburg High Court. Selebi is charged with receiving $170,000 in bribes from convicted drug smuggler Glenn Agliotti, who was suspected of ...[read more]
June 27, 2008
by Andrew Gilmore
A South African magistrate Thursday set April 14, 2009 as the start of the corruption and fraud trial of suspended police commissioner Jackie Selebi. The South African National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) charged Selebi, the former president of INTERPOL, with corruption in connection with his ...[read more]
February 1, 2008
by Patrick Porter
Suspended South Africa police commissioner and former INTERPOL president Jackie Selebi was provisionally charged Friday in a South African regional court with three counts of corruption and one count of defeating the ends of justice. A spokesperson for South Africa's National Prosecuting Authori... ...[read more]
January 13, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
Chief of the South African Police Services Jackie Selebi resigned as president of INTERPOL on Sunday, in the wake of news that the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) of South Africa would be filing charges of corruption against him. In his brief letter of resignation, Selebi wrote that he did ...[read more]
January 11, 2008
by Steve Czajkowski
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) of South Africa will charge Jackie Selebi, chief of the South African Police Services (SAPS) and President of INTERPOL, with corruption and defeating the course of justice, a NPA spokesman said Friday. Selebi's charges relate to payments he received fro... ...[read more]

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