Tag: Enforcement

R1.2 Million worth of stolen car parts recovered

R1.2 Million worth of stolen car parts recovered

The SAPS Ethekwini Economic Infrastructure Task Team received information about a man and a woman who were dealing in suspected stolen property and possible counterfeit goods from their residence in Durban North. The police officers applied for a search warrant, which was approved and the members proceeded to the identified […]

R450 000 worth of stolen copper cables recovered in Isipingo

R450 000 worth of stolen copper cables recovered in Isipingo

Yesterday, members from the SAPS Ethekwini Economic Infrastructure Task Team were patrolling along Bonito Road in Isipingo Rail when they noticed a white bakkie with three suspects reversing towards the rear of a house. The SAPS members approached tactically and noticed a load of copper cables lying at the corner […]

Two suspects due to appear in court for contravening Medicine and Related Substance Act

Two suspects due to appear in court for contravening Medicine and Related Substance Act

An intelligence driven operation yielded positive results when two suspects were arrested by the team comprising of Nelspruit based Serious Organised Crime Investigation, Crime Intelligence (CI), Flying Squad, K9 (Dog unit), SAHPRA, South African Revenue Services (SARS) Home Affairs and Local Criminal Record Centre (LCRC) on Friday, 21 June 2024 […]

Swift police action leads to arrest of Illegal Mining kingpin

Swift police action leads to arrest of Illegal Mining kingpin

In a coordinated operation on Wednesday, 19 June 2024, a swift response by a multidisciplinary team, including units from the South African Police Service, the South African National Defence Force, and the National Intervention Unit under Operation Vala Umgodi, resulted in the apprehension of a notorious illicit mining kingpin in […]

Police confiscate liquor with a street value of R450 000 in Strand

Police confiscate liquor with a street value of R450 000 in Strand

The Western Cape Provincial Counterfeit Goods Task Team continues to make inroads into the illegal trading of counterfeit goods which impact negatively on the economy of South Africa through the confiscation of illicit liquor to the estimated value of R450 000-00 in Strand. Yesterday 17 June 2024 at about 13:00, […]

Stop and search actions ensures safe environment post elections

Stop and search actions ensures safe environment post elections

Operation Shanela disruptive actions continued relentlessly to ensure that priority crimes were addressed throughout the province. Multi-disciplinary teams in all five districts executed actions from Monday, 27 May 2024 until Sunday, 2 June 2024. These actions included the searching of premises, stop and search actions, high visibility patrols, compliance inspections, […]