Human Rights

More beds to address overcrowding at corrections centres

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Ronald Lamola says despite a decrease in overcrowding at corrections centres, the system remains under pressure and projects to add more beds are near completion.He said this when he tabled the department’s bu…

Human Rights

Police continue to clamp down on essential infrastructure related crime in the province

GAUTENG – On Wednesday, 18 May 2022 members of SAPS Zonkizizwe recovered a transformer and arrested two suspects, aged 19 and 24, for possession of suspected stolen property as well as tampering with essential infrastructure.According to a preliminary …

Human Rights

Missing woman sought by Keiskammahoek SAPS

KEISKAMMAHOEK – Police are asking for public assistance to help locate a 60-year-old woman Nompucuko Caroline Dyantyi from Lower Ngqumeya Village who went missing from her home on Sunday, 15. May 2022She reportedly left her home at around 19h00. It is …

Human Rights

Southern Cape police rid communities of illicit firearms

WESTERN CAPE – Efforts by police to rid communities of illegal firearms yielded success with the confiscation of two unlicensed firearms during targeted operations. These crime combatting operations were executed at Mossel Bay and Thembalethu over the …