Category «Government»

HAWKS ARREST POLICEMAN FOR CORRUPTION

The Hawks’ National Bureau for Illegal Firearms Control and Priority violent crime (NBIFCPVC) has arrested a 34 year-old police constable from Bellville South Community Service Centre (CSC) on allegations of theft and corruption. Two firearms were seized by SAPS Vispol members from two suspects on separate incidents in September 2017 and another in April 2018 …

MULTIDISCIPLINARY INTELLIGENCE DRIVEN OPERATION NABS THREE OF THE ROLEX GANG

20 June 2018- Today as a result of the multi-disciplinary stabilisation and normalisation plan launched earlier this month, three members of the so called ‘Rolex Gang’ were apprehended in possession of a hijacked vehicle on the R25 in Modderfontein in Johannesburg. The Acting National Commissioner, Lieutenant General Sindile Mfazi, has commended the tenacity with which …

ALLEGED R180 MILLION FRAUDSTER ARRESTED

EAST LONDON – a Male suspect aged 52 appeared before the East London Magistrate court today for alleged fraud amounting to approximately R180 million. He was arrested Thursday last week following a two year investigation by the Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime unit. For almost three years he claimed to be working for Eskom and Buffalo …

Eskom: Vakbonde hou Suid-Afrika gyselaar

Landwye kragonderbrekings wys dat die ANC-regering magteloos staan terwyl Suid-Afrika en al sy inwoners gyselaar gehou word deur vakbonde wat bereid is om die land se ekonomie te vernietig vir eie gewin. In hierdie stadium lyk die prentjie in alle opsigte donker met dreigemente van ‘n landwye staking wat die land totaal kan lamlê indien …

Former Crime Intelligence Head and Senior SAPS Managers appeared in court for corruption related charges

Pretoria : 15 June 2018 – The National Commissioner of Police, General Khehla John Sitole has commended the thorough investigation by the SAPS Detective Service’s Anti-Corruption Unit that led to the arrest of four senior managers in the police. The four appeared in the Pretoria Commercial Crimes Court facing charges of corruption, fraud, money laundering …

Arrest of alleged cash-in-transit kingpin

Pretoria: 14 June 2018 – The National Commissioner of Police, General Khehla John Sitole has commended the police in Limpopo for arresting an alleged cash-in-transit king-pin and six of his accomplices for possession of suspected stolen vehicles and in the process possibly foiling a robbery. The Limpopo and Mpumalanga Tracking Teams acted swiftly after they …

CRITICAL BREAKDOWN – PART TWO

Following Special Assignment’s March expose of a desperately sick inmate languishing in Johannesburg prison, that prisoner has since died inside jail. In this week’s episode we investigate why prison authorities allowed this to happen. Lungisa Livingstone Jadula was a sick inmate inside Johannesburg Prison’s Medium B-section, whose lawyer, Austin Okeke, said a part of his …

FORMER MAGISTRATE IN COURT FOR GARNISHING ORDER SCHEME

MPUMALANGA – Former Magistrate, Magrieta Stoffelina Maria Botha ( 55) appeared briefly at the Nelspruit Magistrate Court on Wednesday facing alleged fraud charges amounting to approximately R5-million. Botha was arrested by members of the Hawks’ Serious Commercial Crime Investigation on 25 May 2017 following a probe which uncovered factitious garnishing orders which she allegedly authorised …