KZP, noun

Origin:
Abbreviation formed on KwaZulu Police.
The police force of the former ‘homeland’ of KwaZulu. Also attributive. See also ZP.
1990 C. Rickard in Weekly Mail 27 July 2The supreme court has granted a final order against the kwaZulu Police (KZP) barring them from assaulting an Umlazi family.
1990 G. Evans in Weekly Mail 12 Oct. 1Madi claims he has received death threats and is in hiding in the Transvaal to avoid ‘being hunted down by the SADF, KZP or Inkatha’.
1992 New Nation 7 Aug. 8They complained that the KZP did nothing when Inkatha supporters attacked them.
1993 Daily News 9 Dec. 26The Goldstone Commission revelation of a suspected five-man hit-squad of KZP members.
The police force of the former ‘homeland’ of KwaZulu. Also attributive.
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