General

SAPS hits drug dealers hard during Operation ‘Vala Konke’

JOE GQABI DISTRICT – SAPS members’ continues efforts to prevent and detect crime and to rid the streets of drugs yielded positive results over the weekend. Members of the Public Order Policing (POP), Tactical Response Team (TRT), JGD OCC as well as crime prevention units at stations such as Mount Fletcher, Ugie, Maletswai and Aliwal […]

Human Rights

Four firearms seized in Molweni, three men in custody

DURBAN – On Thursday, 10 November 2022, police received information about three men who posed as security guards at the Molweni taxi rank. The team proceeded to the taxi rank where three men were caught carrying three AK 47 rifles and a pistol. Police officers also seized 114 rounds of ammunition. Three suspects aged between […]

General

Anti-Gang Unit intelligence driven operations yield success

CAPE TOWN – Intelligence driven operations were conducted by members attached to Anti-Gang Unit Combat Team in the Mitchells Plain policing precinct between Saturday, 12 November 2022 and Sunday, 13 November 2022. A number of addresses were visited and searched and members seized firearms and ammunition and several arrests were made. The team proceeded to […]

Internal Affairs

Police launch a manhunt after a magistrate is murdered

MBIZANA – The cold-blooded killing of Mt Aylif Magistrate in the evening of the 12 November 2022, in Mbizana has prompted the Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Thandiswa Kupiso to immediately set up a task team of investigators to track and trace the culprits, whilst ordering the activation of the 72-hour mobilisation plan for the […]

General

SAPS Worcester K9 Unit members seize drugs, two suspects arrested

WORCESTER – The quick response of SAPS Worcester K9 unit members led to the arrest of two suspects aged 22 and 31 for dealing in drugs. On Saturday, 12 November 2022 at about 15:00, the members received information about tik being transported in a truck. The truck was stopped at the N1 Meiringspark Crossing, Worcester. […]