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 Africa508
Publisher:South African Police Service (South Africa)
Collections:in Warrants and Criminal Entities · OpenSanctions Default
Source data:www.saps.gov.za · HTML
Last changed:
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 entities212.13 KB
names.txtTarget names text file9 KB
senzing.jsonSenzing entity format243.44 KB
statistics.jsonDataset statistics518 B
targets.nested.jsonTargets as nested JSON212.13 KB
targets.simple.csvTargets as simplified CSV83.94 KB

Help: Using the data · format reference · identifier use · commercial licensing

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:

Msomi, Sibusiso MusaPersonSouth Africa
Hougaard, Charl, JohannPersonSouth Africa
Maciko, Anele LeoPersonSouth Africa
Bidli, Sipeokuhle SiphoPersonSouth Africa
Mundell, John-LawrencePersonSouth Africa
Van Reenen, SophiaPersonSouth Africa
Ndlovu, DumisaniPersonSouth Africa
Burg, Eric MatthewPersonSouth Africa
Reddy, Nataraja NeelanPersonSouth Africa
Hleza, HerbetPersonSouth Africa
Nkabinde, Lesedi PeterPersonSouth Africa
Allen, Joan FeliciaPersonSouth Africa
Wentzel, LeroyPersonSouth Africa
Peters, Devlyn, RowenPersonSouth Africa
Van Niekerk, JohannesPersonSouth Africa