Category Archives: Human Rights

Young girl trafficked and raped

It is alleged by a 15-year-old victim, who is a grade 9 scholar that she was raped by known suspect in Elandslagte, Matiwaneskop area and her mother was aware but took no action against the perpetrator. Instead she took a sum of R100 from perpetrator and gave her daughter to silence her. On 01 December

Police launch search operation for two missing persons in Levubu

POLOKWANE – The South African Police Service in Levubu have launched search operations for two missing persons who disappeared separately at the area. Mufahothe Azwidowi Andries (83) from Tshakhuma Rembuluwani was last seen on Wednesday 30 December 2020 at about 05:00. He allegedly left home to visit Thimbadola sawmill where he used to work. It

Cyferskuil police station temporarily closed for decontamination

All communities being serviced by the Cyferskuil police station are advised that this police station is currently closed due to one of its member having tested positive for Covid-19. The station will now be operating from the Detectives Offices, as a contingency. The old police station telephone number is not working, but the station can

First weekend in 2021 relatively safe amidst strong enforcement and operational successes in the Western Cape

Cape Town: With integrated police deployments in full force in anticipation of new year and holiday activities, Western Cape police have recorded fewer crime incidents and significant successes since Thursday, 31 December 2020 evening with lockdown regulations in effect. A total of 2 915 fines were issued for the contravention of the Disaster Management Act