Tag: counterfeit goods

Counterfeit goods confiscated at Bellville

Counterfeit goods confiscated at Bellville

Million rands worth of counterfeit goods were confiscated near the taxi rank in Bellville and loaded onto trucks to be transported to the counterfeit goods depot. Deputy National Commissioners, Lieutenant General Mosikili, Lieutenant General Ntshiea as well as Major General Pienaar, Western Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Patekile with operational […]

Integrated operation nets counterfeit goods valued over R5 million in Bellville

Integrated operation nets counterfeit goods valued over R5 million in Bellville

Persistent efforts to clamp down on the illegal trade of counterfeit goods were rewarded when fake clothing, watches, and other apparel to the tune of R5.1 million were confiscated during an integrated operation in Bellville yesterday afternoon, Thursday, 25 January 2024 The takedown operation, between members of SAPS, Customs, Home […]

Successes with operation focused on counterfeit and contraband goods in Langlaate, Johannesburg District

Successes with operation focused on counterfeit and contraband goods in Langlaate, Johannesburg District

An integrated operation focusing on counterfeit and contraband goods was conducted in Langlaagte, Johannesburg District, on Wednesday, 29 November 2023 after police received information from Police Crime Intelligence about the illegal manufacturing of plastic refuge bags and ‘hookah’ tobacco at Crown Mines Langlaagte. Police pounced on the premises and arrested […]

Operation Pangela in the Eastern Cape hits hard on counterfeit dealer

Operation Pangela in the Eastern Cape hits hard on counterfeit dealer

A well-coordinated joint operation involving various government agencies and partners within the Buffalo City and Nelson Mandela Bay metros have crippled the illegal trade of contraband involving foreign nationals. The main aim of Operation Pangela was to curb crimes against the economy and protect public health and safety. The operation […]

Police seize R2.5 million worth of fake merchandise

Police seize R2.5 million worth of fake merchandise

The South African Police Service’s Integrated Operation on Counterfeit and Contraband Goods in Gauteng has struck again today, this time seizing more than R2,5 million worth of fake merchandise in Johannesburg. The branded illicit /counterfeit clothing items were seized in the Johannesburg central business district, Mayfair and the Dubai Mall. […]

Three suspects arrested and counterfeit goods worth R1 million seized at Delmas

Three suspects arrested and counterfeit goods worth R1 million seized at Delmas

Three suspects aged between 22 and 41, including a woman from Mozambique were arrested yesterday, 28 August 2023 in Delmas on allegations of dealing in counterfeit goods. According to information, Detectives from Delmas were travelling on the R555 Road towards Delmas when they noticed a blue Toyota Condor with KwaZulu-Natal […]