South Africa Wanted Persons

Wanted persons list of South African Police Service

Dataset with name, crime and status (suspect or wanted) published by South African Police Service.

In the source url it's possible to see the crime circumstances and other additional details (such as crime date and gender).

Data overview

Entity types:
South Africa513
Publisher:South African Police Service (South Africa)
Collections:in OpenSanctions Default · Warrants and Criminal Entities
Source data:www.saps.gov.za · HTML
Last changed:
Date added:
Last checked: · updated daily

Bulk download

Downloads contain the full set of entities contained in this dataset. You can fetch a simplified tabular form, or detailed, structured data in JSON format. Updated files will be provided once a day at the same location.

File nameExport typeSize
entities.ftm.jsonFollowTheMoney entities214.39 KB
names.txtTarget names text file9.14 KB
senzing.jsonSenzing entity format245.91 KB
statistics.jsonDataset statistics518 B
targets.nested.jsonTargets as nested JSON214.39 KB
targets.simple.csvTargets as simplified CSV84.82 KB

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Using the API

You can query the data in this dataset via the application programming interface (API) endpoints below. Please read the introduction for documentation and terms of service.

Use the Reconciliation API in OpenRefine:
For full-text search, use the /search endpoint:
For entity matching, use the /match endpoint:

Recent additions

The following targeted entities have been added to this data source most recently:

Setladi, BarnabasPersonSouth Africa
Hlatshwayo, Mpumelelo, blessingPersonSouth Africa
Siqalaba, Sbusiso, Dabula, ValoPersonSouth Africa
Ndlovu, JohnPersonSouth Africa
Ndlovu, AbbyPersonSouth Africa
Nsibande, Sipho DoctorPersonSouth Africa
Kanyamazane, Dominic, MelikhayaPersonSouth Africa
Vukeni, Samuel, HluphekaPersonSouth Africa
Brink Lawrence, Benit JoyPersonSouth Africa
Msomi, Sibusiso MusaPersonSouth Africa
Hougaard, Charl, JohannPersonSouth Africa
Maciko, Anele LeoPersonSouth Africa
Bidli, Sipeokuhle SiphoPersonSouth Africa
Mundell, John-LawrencePersonSouth Africa
Van Reenen, SophiaPersonSouth Africa