Category Archives: General

Hawks uncover another abalone worth R1.6 million

WESTERN CAPE – The Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime Investigation team led an integrated intelligence driven operation which uncovered an illegal drying facility with abalone worth over R1.6 million. A search and seizure

Sentenced for forgery and fraud in East London

EASTERN CAPE – The Hawk’s Serious Organised Crime Investigation in East London welcomed a sentence by the East London Magistrate Court, yesterday, 14 October 2020 for forgery and fraud charges of Wiseman

Predators sentenced to five terms of life imprisonment

DURBAN – “It is heart breaking to listen to women saying they have lost hope in the justice system and are left to fight the war on their own. I want to

Provincial organise crime terminate project blue tooth in springbok

A multi-disciplinary team under the command of the Provincial Commander of Organise Crime, Colonel Wilmo Vermeulen terminated Project Blue Tooth during the early hours of this morning, 15 October 2020 in the

Missing woman found murdered

KING WILLIAM’S TOWN – Eastern Cape Provincial Commissioner Lieutenant General Liziwe Ntshinga has strongly condemned the senseless murder a 24-year-old woman whose body was stumbled upon by the shepherds who were looking

Man suspected of multiple murders remanded in custody

DURBAN – Mlungisi Gezani Hadebe (25) appeared before the Weenen Magistrate’s Court on 09 October 2020. He was remanded in custody until 15 October 2020 at the Colenso Magistrate’s Court. Hadebe was

Controversial investment company owner convicted for fraud

KWAZULU-NATAL – The Durban Specialised Commercial Crime Court has convicted and sentenced Jan Hendrik Van Zyl (59) for fraud by means of misrepresentation. The crime was committed around Durban between 2009 and

Two suspects due in court for cultivating dagga in Ottery

An intelligence driven operation led members of the Provincial Detectives Narcotic Unit to a business park in Ferndale Drive, Ottery this morning where a search was conducted. At approximately 10:45 the members,

Gauteng pair denied bail for fraud and corruption

Bail was refused to a Durban based Chief Executive Officer and a stock clerk accused of enticing a chicken farm employee with a R60 000 gratification last week Friday. The Kempton Park

Community assistance sought

Detectives from the South African Police Service in Kamesh would like to make an urgent appeal to members of the community to assist them in locating a missing 22-year-old woman. Simone Berodene

Farmer attacked in Koffiefontein

On Monday today at about 13:45 the complainant Andries Smith Myburgh 31-years-old was busy having lunch at his farmhouse at Vandermerwesdam farm, Koffiefontein District, when he smelled smoke outside. He went to

Media Invitation: JCPS Ministers descend on the Free State following violent protests and racial tensions

FREE STATE – Justice, Crime Prevention and Security Cluster Ministers will on Tuesday 13 October 2020, visit Paul Roux in the Free State Province. Minister of Police, General Bheki Cele MP together