Human Rights

47-Year-old man handed hefty sentences for raping three minor girls

POLOKWANE – The Provincial Commissioner of Police in Limpopo, Lieutenant General Thembi Hadebe has welcomed the hefty sentences handed down by the Lephalale Regional Court this week to a 47-year old rapist, convicted of raping three minor girls aged between 12 and 15 at Tom-Burke Policing area outside Lephalale. The trial court heard that the […]

General Science

SAPS Maleboho conducted a Safer Schools crime awareness campaign

MALEBOHO – On Friday, 11 November 2022, SAPS Maleboho, led by Social Crime Prevention Coordinator, Warrant Officer Thoka conducted a Safer Schools Crime awareness Campaign coupled with a SAPS career exhibition for Grade 7 learners of Maboi Primary School at Makgato village. In attendance were guardians, School Governing Body (SGB) members, Department of Social development […]

General

SAPS seek public assistance in identifying a deceased person

MACLEAR – Police are seeking the community’s assistance in the identification of a deceased male after the SAPS were alerted on 08 November 2022 about an unknown person’s body in the water at Tsitsa falls river near Skansini admin area. The body was found in an advanced stage of decomposition. Anyone who can assist the […]

General

Three people lost their lives in a motor vehicle accident on the R76 road

BOHLOKONG – Three people lost their lives on the R76 road between Bethlehem and Lindley when their sedan vehicle overturned after the driver allegedly lost control of the vehicle. On Friday, 11 November 2022 at about 20:30, police attended to an accident scene where they have found a sedan that had been driven from Lindley […]

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SAPS management warns against voice notes of terror

ZWELITSHA – The Acting Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in the Eastern Cape, Major General Thandiswa Kupiso has issued a stern warning to all those who continue to circulate unlawful messages through text and voice notes, to refrain from such activities or face the full might of the law. The warning is […]

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City honours residents in Neighbourhood Watch Awards

Today the City of Cape Town’s Safety and Security Directorate hosted the annual Neighbourhood Watch Awards acknowledging the important role that neighbourhood watch groups play in communities. Nominees, individual patrollers, NW teams, and winners of the various categories were amongst those who attended the awards in the Council Chamber, Civic Centre. The awards also acknowledge […]