Category Archives: General

Limpopo SAPS arrest over two thousand suspects, recover more firearms and stolen vehicles during joint operations

POLOKWANE – The Police in Limpopo continue to create a safe environment to the citizens of this province, following the arrest of more than two thousand one hundred and fifty nine (2159)

National Commissioner pledges support to institutions working on rooting out criminality in the South African Police Service

PRETORIA – The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service confirms that he has been informed of the arrest of Lieutenant General Bonang Mgwenya by the Investigating Directorate (iD). Lieutenant General

Missing person sought by Brighton Beach FCS Unit

DURBAN – The Brighton Beach Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit are appealing to members of the community for assistance in locating Snegugu Nozipho Buthelezi (15) of Montclair. She was

Drugs confiscated and suspects arrested in Elsies River

WESTERN CAPE – More than 30 suspects were apprehended and various drugs were confiscated in the past two days in the Nyanga Cluster. The arrests and drugs were the result of various

Twenty-seven drunk drivers arrested arrested in West Rand last night are among 1000 suspects nabbed by police during weekend operations

PARKTOWN – The Commissioner of the police in Gauteng Lieutenant General Elias Mawela and Gauteng MEC for Community Safety Ms Faith Mazibuko spent almost the whole night in the streets of Randfontein,

Elderly woman dies in shack fire

PORT ELIZABETH – A 65-year-old Bethelsdorp woman burned to death in a shack fire last night, 10 October 2020 in Riemvasmaak. It is alleged that at about 19:00, Nontozanele Margaret Mpongoshe and

Man dies and three in custody after shootout

DURBAN – Yesterday afternoon, police officers were alerted about a robbery at a business premises on Hill Street in Pinetown. On arrival, they learnt that the suspects boarded a minibus taxi. The

Maclear SAPS community engagement on gender-based violence and femicide

EASTERN CAPE – The acting District Commissioner Brigadier Rudolph Adolph together with different roleplayers including the following Departments; Safety and Liaison, Education, Social Development, and Health and CPF had a community engagement

20 years imprisonment for rape of mentally challenged girl

MOUNT FLETCHER – On Thursday, 8 October 2020 at the Mount Fletcher Magistrate Court, 29-year-old Ncedo Nyathela was sentenced to 20 years Imprisonment for rape. It is alleged that on 7 June

Steel and refinery company managers arrested for possession of approximately R25 million worth of Transnet property

GAUTENG – A pair of suspects is expected to appear before the Palm Ridge Magistrates Court on this morning, 09 October 2020, on charges of possession of infrastructure materials. A multi-disciplinary approach

Besiesvlei police station temporarily closed for decontamination due to COVID-19 positive case

NORTH WEST – All communities being serviced by the Besiesvlei police station are advised that this police station is currently closed due to one of its member having tested positive for the

Hawks conduct search and seizure operation regarding PPE tender

EASTERN CAPE – A search and seizure operation was conducted early Thursday morning in King Williams Town, Eastern Cape, as part of an investigation into a R2.7 million tender which was awarded