Daily Archives: June 27, 2020

Four held with endangered plants worth R2 million

KIMBERLEY – Members of the Springbok Stock Theft and Endangered Species Unit executed a successful operation today which ensured the arrest of four suspects for possession of endangered species. The four suspects are aged 19, 29, 35 and 37. Three are from Kamieskroon and one is from Leliefontein, which is close to Kamieskroon in the

Provincial Commissioner welcomes arrest of suspects who incited violence at schools in Mmametlhake

NELSPRUIT – The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma has strongly condemned incidents where some parents at Mmametlhake violently stormed into schools, disrupted the process of teaching and learning claiming that their children are not safe from the COVID-19 pandemic. This unlawful act happened on Thursday, 25

Former bank employee sentenced for fraud

PRETORIA – Violet Mahlatsi, 41, a former employee of a bank in Sasolburg, appeared at the local magistrate’s court yesterday for sentencing on several charges of fraud, money laundering and theft. Mahlatsi pleaded guilty on 879 charges of fraud, 877 charges of Money laundering and 5 charges of Electronic Communications and Transactions Act on the

Five suspects arrested for kidnapping a woman (51)

MTHATHA – The war against Gender Based Violence is gaining momentum as the Eastern Cape Police have pounced on five (5) suspects believed to have masterminded the kidnapping and subsequent murder of the 51-year-old woman at Tsitsa Bridge on the 11th June 2020 in Qumbu. The arrests were effected between Thursday and Friday this week