Category «Crime»

Policing operations in the Western Cape will not be affected by the appearance of Lt Gen Lamoer in court

Police

Pretoria, 17 April 2015: The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service (SAPS), General Riah Phiyega, can assure the nation, particularly Western Cape communities, that policing in the province will not be affected by the appearance in court of Lieutenant General Arno Lamoer and three of his senior management team members today. The Western …

Hawks bust three police officers and six civilians for dealing in illegal cigarettes

Hawks

Pretoria – This morning, Friday, 27 March 2015, members of the Hawks assisted by members of the Crime Intelligence Unit, the Durban National Intervention Unit and the Asset Forfeiture Unit, arrested nine suspects, including three police officers (three detective constables) and six civilians at Emanguzi in northern KwaZulu-Natal bordering Mozambique, for their alleged involvement in …

Police team nab couple from Port Elizabeth for child pornography

Police

Pretoria: 18 March 2015 – This week, a team of specialised detectives from the South African Police Service’s (SAPS) Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit (FCS) of Gauteng arrested a couple from the Eastern Cape for possessing and distributing child pornography. They were arrested during an operation that was conducted between the SAPS, …

Eastern Cape man in court for child pornography

Police

A JOINT operation between detectives from the South African Police Service’s Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit in Gauteng and the United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of an Eastern Cape man for possession, manufacturing and distribution of child pornography. The 53 year old suspect was arrested at …

Another brutal farm murder as SAPS serve parliament with inaccurate figures

CDP

Another brutal farm murder as SAPS serve parliament with inaccurate figures “It is distressing that SAPS apparently supplied Parliament with completely inaccurate figures on farm attacks.– with tragically, yet another brutal farm murder reported today. “According to media reports, the body of Louis-John Botha of Swartwater was severely mutilated before being dumped into the water,” …

Yet another farm murder – CDP

CDP

“The farm murder of 62 year old Terry Rizzatu of Hluhluwe in KZN points to the meaninglessness of Pres. Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation Address. Not a single mention was made by him of this scourge, which has caused South Africa to have the highest murder rate, among an identifiable group, in the world,” …