City power security officers shot and injured by Cable thieves

Tebogo Msimanga | Two City Power security officers were shot and injured on Sunday night in the Eikenhof area, south of Joburg. The security officers were doing their regular patrols in the bushes near Eikenhof substation when they were ambushed by unknown number of suspected cable thieves who came from no where and started shooting. […]

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1 500 suspects arrested over the weekend in Gauteng

Tebogo Msimanga | Gauteng police arrested more than one thousand five hundred (1500) suspects and recovered 14 unlicensed firearms this past weekend. Most of the suspects were arrested during the tracing of wanted suspects and operations that include stops and searches in various parts of the province. Gauteng Police Spokesperson Mavela Masondo said more than […]

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Serial rapist sentenced to two life sentences

Tebogo Msimanga | The Bafokeng Regional Court in Tlhabane sentenced a 30-year-old serial rapist to two life sentences and additional 28 years imprisonment. The sentences emanated from three separate incidents wherein victims were raped and robbed of their cell phones and clothes. In the first incident, a 15-year-old girl was with her boyfriend and walking […]

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Two Ethiopian nationals arrested for human trafficking

Tebogo Msimanga | One Ethiopian male and female suspect were arrested by the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) Integrated Intelligence Operations Centre (IIOC) Undercover officers for suspected Human Trafficking in Meredale. On Wednesday, 15 June 2022 officers followed up on information received about human trafficking in Meredale. Officers proceeded to the given location, Sparrowgate Lifestyle […]

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A Young man found hanging from a tree outside a hospital

Tebogo Msimanga | A young man who was admitted in hospital was surprisingly found hanging from a tree. The incident occurred in the early hours of Thursday, 16 June 2022 at Schoemansdal in Nkomazi. Mpumalanga Police spokesperson Brigadier Selvy Mohlala said according to the information, at around 08h00 am police and the paramedics received information […]

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A man visited his friend at a police station and brought drugs

Just News | Eshowe police say they were conducting crime prevention duties at King Dinuzulu on 14 June 2022, when searched a man was spotted on the road. Upon searching him, police officers found 54 heroin capsules in his pocket. The suspect was arrested for possession of drugs and detained at the Eshowe police station. […]

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Post Office teller in court for SASSA fraud

Tebogo Msimanga | A 40-year-old Virginia Phoku, a post office teller at Mpundule post office in Sekhukhune in Limpopo was released on bail by the Bushbuckridge Magistrate’s Court after she was arrested by the Nelspruit-based Hawks’ Serious Corruption Investigation team on Monday. Phoku is an additional suspect in the Bushbuckridge South African Social Security Agency […]

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Mother accused of murdering her child granted bail

Tebogo Msimanga | The Nigel Magistrates’ Court, granted bail to a 37-year-old mother from Dunnottar in Nigel. She is facing a charge of premeditated murder and attempted murder, for allegedly killing her 16-year-old son, by giving him poison.  It is alleged that on 06 June 2022, the mother poisoned her two minor children, a 7 […]

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