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Two suspects arrested for theft of TLB tractor

Two suspects arrested for theft of TLB tractor

MHLUZI: An Intelligence driven operation by Mhluzi Police Station Detectives led to the recovery of a stolen a TLB tractor and the subsequent arrest of two males. The machinery went missing from the Boos Krans Sewerage Plant, in Mhluzi, last week. It was however only reported to the Mhluzi Police […]

USALAMA III Operation focused on combating cross-border crime

USALAMA III Operation focused on combating cross-border crime

Northern Cape: The USALAMA III Operation kicked off today at the Cross Border between South Africa and Namibia. The purpose of the operation is to mainly focus on cross border related crimes such as human and drug trafficking and undocumented migrants. Key role players involve officials from various departments namely […]

Hawks seize ephedrine in container at Durban Harbour

Hawks seize ephedrine in container at Durban Harbour

Members of the Hawks Drug Enforcement Bureau have made yet another breakthrough following the recovery of 140 kilograms of ephedrine. The Hawks members received information on Friday evening about the suspected drugs in a container, on a vessel which was going to dock at the at Durban harbour. Upon arrival […]

AARTO and its effect on fleet owners and operators

AARTO and its effect on fleet owners and operators

For the last 18 years, the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act, 1998 (AARTO) points demerit system has been delayed due to various reasons, including a pending feasibility study and assessment of technological requirements. In April 2016, Chief Operating Officer of the Road Traffic Infringement Agency (RTIA) Thabo Tsholetane […]

Crash scene after horror truck crash at Fields Hill in Pinetown

KZN Transport MEC welcomes intentions of NPA to prosecute owner of truck in Fields Hill Crash

The KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Mr. Mxolisi Kaunda, has noted and welcomed the bold intentions by the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) to charge the owner of a truck company that was involved in the deadly Fields Hill (M13) accident, which killed 24 people on the 5th […]