Category «Society»

Cash in transit foiled in Mpumalanga

Hawks

Pretoria – The Fidelity security guards were involved in a shootout with suspects who attempted to rob money from their delivery van in Mariti, just outside Bushbuckridge on Thursday morning. The money van had just collected money from its branch and destined to load money into ATMs in Bushbuckridge when three vehicles, two Golf VII …

Misdaadstatistiek: Geweldsmisdaad neem toe

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Hoewel die misdaadstatistiek wat vandag bekend gestel is aandui dat kontakmisdade met slegs 0,9% toegeneem het, moet mense hulle nie daardeur laat mislei nie, sê dr. Pieter Groenewald, die VF Plus se hoofwoordvoerder oor polisie. Hy sê die groep kontakmisdade behels 17 misdrywe, maar as spesifiek gekyk word na ernstige geweldsmisdade soos moord, poging tot …

High court judge convicts eight men for racketeering and robberies

Police

Pretoria : 29 September 2015 – The South African Police Service (SAPS) has noted and welcomes yesterday’s (28 September 2015) conviction of eight Soweto men by the high court sitting in Palm Ridge for racketeering, possession of unlicensed firearm and multiple robberies. The SAPS, following a spate of armed robberies during which vehicles belonging to …

ANC-dubbelpratery skep verwarring oor beleid rakende pensioenfondse

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Gaan die ANC nou pensioenfondse teiken, of is dit ten minste voorlopig steeds veilig? Dit is die vraag wat ontstaan nadat ANC-dubbelpratery oor die aangeleentheid, soos in talle ander gevalle, tot groot onsekerheid oor belangrike beleidsake lei, sê adv. Anton Alberts, die VF Plus se parlementêre woordvoerder oor finansies. In sy antwoord op ʼn parlementêre …