Police Management Welcomes Hefty Sentences

[SAPS] Potchefstroom: The Provincial police management welcomed hefty sentences handed to five accused by North West High Court on Thursday, 17 November 2016. This is after the accused were sentenced to four life and a combined 140 years imprisonment f…

[SAPS] Potchefstroom: The Provincial police management welcomed hefty sentences handed to five accused by North West High Court on Thursday, 17 November 2016. This is after the accused were sentenced to four life and a combined 140 years imprisonment for murder, burglaries and robberies committed at (several) farms in Zeerust between 2012 and 2013

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Suspects Arrested With a Stolen Vehicle in Table View

[SAPS] During the evening on Sunday, 20 November 2016 members of Table View SAPS received a complaint that two suspects driving a bronze in colour Clio were acting suspicious in a parking area in Blaauwberg Road, Table View. The SAPS members responded …

[SAPS] During the evening on Sunday, 20 November 2016 members of Table View SAPS received a complaint that two suspects driving a bronze in colour Clio were acting suspicious in a parking area in Blaauwberg Road, Table View. The SAPS members responded and noticed the vehicle driving towards Parklands. The members tested the registration number of the vehicle and it was established that the vehicle has been stolen in Bellville a few days earlier.

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Fransman Must Not Create Imaginary Scapegoats – ANC Western Cape

[News24Wire] Suspended ANC Western Cape leader Marius Fransman must take responsibility for his actions and not create imaginary scapegoats, the party’s provincial leadership said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Suspended ANC Western Cape leader Marius Fransman must take responsibility for his actions and not create imaginary scapegoats, the party's provincial leadership said on Tuesday.

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Chatsworth Task Team Recovers Revolver

[SAPS] On Saturday, 19 November 2016, Chatsworth Task Team apprehended a suspect in Bottle Brush, Chatsworth with an unlicenced firearm. The team reacted swiftly after receiving information that the suspect was living in a shack in Bottle Brush with an…

[SAPS] On Saturday, 19 November 2016, Chatsworth Task Team apprehended a suspect in Bottle Brush, Chatsworth with an unlicenced firearm. The team reacted swiftly after receiving information that the suspect was living in a shack in Bottle Brush with an unlicenced revolver. The suspect was arrested and the firearm recovered. The suspect is detained at Chatsworth SAPS and is charged for unlawful possession of firearm. The case is still being investigated and the suspect will appear in Chatsworth Magistrates Court t

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Hospital Orderly Arrested in Durban

[SAPS] Kwazulu -NATAL – On Friday, 18 November 2016 at about 21:00 Hawks members from Durban Commercial Crime Unit arrested a 49-year-old female employed at Mahatma Gandhi Hospital for possession of property suspected to be stolen.

[SAPS] Kwazulu -NATAL - On Friday, 18 November 2016 at about 21:00 Hawks members from Durban Commercial Crime Unit arrested a 49-year-old female employed at Mahatma Gandhi Hospital for possession of property suspected to be stolen.

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CPUT Exams Continue Despite First-Day Fire

[News24Wire] Examinations at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) are continuing, despite an arson attack that marred the first day, a spokesperson said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Examinations at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) are continuing, despite an arson attack that marred the first day, a spokesperson said on Tuesday.

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Life Imprisonment for Arsonist Rapist

[SAPS] The Ladysmith Regional Court recently sentenced Alfred Jabulani Mahlamba (55) to a lengthy prison term for arson, attempted murder and rape. On the evening of 8 February 2008, a 56-year-old woman was at her home in the Elandslaagte area when som…

[SAPS] The Ladysmith Regional Court recently sentenced Alfred Jabulani Mahlamba (55) to a lengthy prison term for arson, attempted murder and rape. On the evening of 8 February 2008, a 56-year-old woman was at her home in the Elandslaagte area when someone threw a lit object into the house which started a fire inside. The woman shouted for help and a man then suddenly entered her home.

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Signature List for Dr Rachel Nyamai Removal Goes Missing

[Nation] A plan to remove Dr Rachel Nyamai as chairman of the National Assembly’s Committee on Health appeared to have flopped Tuesday morning after the list of MPs backing it went missing.

[Nation] A plan to remove Dr Rachel Nyamai as chairman of the National Assembly's Committee on Health appeared to have flopped Tuesday morning after the list of MPs backing it went missing.

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