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Search for stolen trailer in South Africa

Search for stolen trailer in South Africa

Motorists traveling on the national roads in South Africa are to be on the lookout for the trailer loaded with a shipping container (picture 1). The owner of the trailer with registration JBF 263 MP (picture 2) contacted RUSA requesting assistance after he established that a shipping container loaded with […]

Pair sentenced to eight years each for stealing railway lines

Pair sentenced to eight years each for stealing railway lines

The Middelburg Regional Court has sentenced Sizwe Khaba (36), and Rhison Makhamba (42), for railway infrastructure damage and for contravention of the Immigration Act on Wednesday. Khaba was sentenced to eight (8) years direct imprisonment plus 2 years for being in the country illegally, the sentences has been ordered to […]

Three suspects arrested for R87.5 million drug haul

Three suspects arrested for R87.5 million drug haul

KWAZULU-NATAL – The Richards Bay Serious Organised Investigation members have found heroin powder with a street value of about R87.5 million and arrested three suspects. The Hawks in collaboration with the Mpumalanga Crime Intelligence discovered 342.5 kg of the drug inside what is believed to be a purpose-built to hide […]

Bread Delivery Vehicle Robbed in Hazelmere, KZN

Bread Delivery Vehicle Robbed in Hazelmere, KZN

Two employees of a bread distribution company were hijacked and robbed of an undisclosed amount of cash shortly after making a delivery in Hazelmere near Verulam today (Sunday). Members of Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) were dispatched to Redcliffe in the vicinity of the quarry at approximately 11:39 after receiving […]

R24.3 million worth of branded counterfeit goods seized.

R24.3 million worth of branded counterfeit goods seized.

A joint operation between South African Police Service, South African National Defence Force, Gauteng Traffic Police, Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department, Department of Home Affairs and Brandholders resulted to the recovery of counterfeit goods worth R24.3 million rands in Johannesburg. Police arrested four suspects who will be charged with possession and […]

Suspected truck fuel thieves expected in court

Suspected truck fuel thieves expected in court

FREE STATE – Five suspects aged between 52 and 24 are expected to appear in the Sasolburg Magistrate’s Court today following their arrest for tampering with essential infrastructure and theft of oil from a Transnet fuel pipeline. Transnet received a pressure drop on Saturday from the fuel pipeline at Taaibos […]

Truck driver arrested at roadblock with liquor in Kinklebos

Truck driver arrested at roadblock with liquor in Kinklebos

PORT ELIZABETH – Joint operations held between the SAPS and the traffic authorities led to the arrest of a 40-year-old truck driver in Kinklebos this morning. It is alleged that at about 11:00, SAPS Kinklebos members and the traffic officials were at the Kinklebos traffic weighbridge when they stopped a […]