Crime

Theft suspects arrested in possession of stolen truck battery and items of aluminum

Theft suspects arrested in possession of stolen truck battery and items of aluminum

Two men have been arrested thanks to a proactive Marshall Security Armed Response officer this morning. Whilst on routine patrol, the armed response officer noticed two men, walking along Chris Hani (North Coast) Road, carrying a truck battery and various items of aluminum, believed to be stolen. On questioning the men it was later ascertained that the […]

Suspects arrested shortly after truck hijacking and shootout

Suspects arrested shortly after truck hijacking and shootout

Gauteng: Two suspects, aged 35 and 42, were arrested in Malboro minutes after a truck was hijacked and Metro Police Officer shot and wounded. It is alleged that on Thursday, 23 February 2017, at about 11:00, a truck loaded with cellular phones was travelling on the N3/N1 free way next […]

Flying squad members arrest hijacking suspects in Elsies River.

Flying squad members arrest hijacking suspects in Elsies River.

Western Cape: Swift response by Flying Squad members led to the arrest of two hijacking suspects, aged 30 and 31 years, in Blackheath just after 21:00. They were found in possession of the truck that was hijacked yesterday afternoon in Elsies River. Another two hijacked vehicles were also found at […]

Goods recovered in Musina reportedly stolen from hijacked trucks

Goods recovered in Musina reportedly stolen from hijacked trucks

Limpopo: The Provincial Tracking Team conducted a sting operation at a house in Musina last night, where a 30-year-old businessman was arrested for possession of suspected stolen goods believed to be stolen from the hijacked trucks in Gauteng and Kwazulu Natal Provinces. During the arrest, suspected stolen goods worth an […]

Suspects arrested in possession of truckload full of counterfeit goods

Suspects arrested in possession of truckload full of counterfeit goods

Three suspects were arrested yesterday after being caught with a truckload full of counterfeit goods and attempting to bribe Police officers with R13 000-00 cash. Members of Crime Intelligence and the Provincial Tracking Team stop and searched a truck on the N1 North outside Polokwane and discovered counterfeit goods with […]

Counterfeit goods seized at Mbazwana during efforts to prevent cross-border crimes

Counterfeit goods seized at Mbazwana during efforts to prevent cross-border crimes

Additional Police deployments in the UMkhanyakude area continues to see results with regards to preventing cross-border crimes in the northern parts of the province. This weekend, police officers from the Public Order Police and Tactical Response Team arrested four suspects who were found in possession of counterfeit goods at Mbazwana. […]

Truck hijacking and diesel theft suspects arrested at Heidelberg

Truck hijacking and diesel theft suspects arrested at Heidelberg

Yesterday, 24 October 2016 at about 13:00 three suspects aged 41, 42 and 54 years respectively were arrested while they were busy draining out diesel from a Diesel Tanker into plastic containers and a mounted brown steel tanker. It is alleged that the truck was hijacked at Brakpan Policing Area […]

Hijacker of municipal water truck arrested and truck recovered

Hijacker of municipal water truck arrested and truck recovered

At 0:300 this morning, members from Port Shepstone Accident Response Unit was requested to assist with the tracking of a truck which was hijacked in Umzimkhulu area last night at 23:00. Three male suspects approached the complainant and pointed him and his co-workers with a gun and tied them with […]

Suspects arrested loading stolen cattle on truck outside Polokwane

Suspects arrested loading stolen cattle on truck outside Polokwane

Limpopo: Three suspects aged 27, 37 and 60 years old were swiftly arrested by the Police when they were caught loading 30 stolen cattle in a truck along Greenside and Mashashane road outside Polokwane earlier this morning. The arrest follows after Police reacted swiftly to information received from members of […]