Tag: SAPS

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 […]

Fourth suspect arrested for theft of truck tyres in Port Elizabeth

Fourth suspect arrested for theft of truck tyres in Port Elizabeth

PORT ELIZABETH – The Provincial Organised Crime Investigation team in Port Elizabeth arrested a fourth suspect on Thursday, 18/06 in connection with the theft of truck tyres from a company during the early hours of Sunday morning, 14 June 2020. It is alleged that during the early hours of Monday […]

Suspect arrested following truck hijacking in Uitenhage

Suspect arrested following truck hijacking in Uitenhage

Concerted efforts to effectively fight the proliferation of illegal firearms in the Uitenhage Cluster paid off today, Saturday 23 May 2020, when alert members from the South African Police Service in Uitenhage acted swiftly after a report was received of a truck being hijacked in Caledon Street, Uitenhage at about […]

Two arrested and heaps of copper cables recovered in Pinetown

Two arrested and heaps of copper cables recovered in Pinetown

DURBAN – Members of the Provincial Non-Ferrous Metal Task Team have recovered a stockpile of copper cables hidden in a warehouse in Livingstone Road, Pinetown. The task team was working on intelligence which led them to the warehouse. On arrival at the warehouse, they found a van loaded with tons […]

Man arrested with sheep wool worth R8 Million rand in Fouriesburg

Man arrested with sheep wool worth R8 Million rand in Fouriesburg

FREE STATE – A 37-year old man is expected to appear before Fouriesburg Magistrate on 23 January 2020 on a charge of possession of the suspected stolen property. The suspect was arrested yesterday, 21 January 2020 evening by members of Fouriesburg SAPS on the R711 Road. This was after following […]

Liquor truck hijacker nabbed

Liquor truck hijacker nabbed

DURBAN – Swift reaction by police officers led to the arrest of a suspect for hijacking a liquor truck. The arrested suspect is expected to appear in the Umlazi Magistrate’s Court on Monday. Yesterday at 12:45, the driver of a truck and his crew were delivering liquor at a tavern […]