Serious and violent criminals among 1900 suspects arrested, Gauteng

Serious and violent criminals among 1900 suspects arrested, Gauteng

The Provincial Commissioner of the police in Gauteng, Lieutenant General Elias Mawela, was joined by Executive Mayor of Johannesburg Councillor Mpho Phalatse as he...
Dobsonville home invasion accused sentenced, Roodepoort

Dobsonville home invasion accused sentenced, Roodepoort

On Friday, 21 January 2022, Karabo Mpinga, aged 27-years old, was sentenced to 5-years imprisonment in Roodepoort Magistrate's Court for robbery. A case of robbery...
Gauteng Highway Patrol make a positive impact. Photo: SAPS

Gauteng Highway Patrol make a positive impact

The Gauteng Highway Patrol members, through intelligence information, continue to make a positive impact in the fight against crime. On 21 January 2022, the members...
10 000 litres of stolen diesel recovered, 4 arrested, Mapleton

10 000 litres of stolen diesel recovered, 4 arrested, Mapleton

Four men were arrested on Friday, 21 January 2022, at Mapleton, Dawnpark for possession of suspected stolen diesel. The members of Gauteng Highway Patrol followed...
Bronkhorstspruit hijacking and murder, accused handed life sentence

Bronkhorstspruit hijacking and murder, accused handed life sentence

The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Gauteng, Lieutenant General Elias Mawela has welcomed the life sentence handed to Phenis Mzimba...
Man ties young children to a tree, 2 die, 2 survive

Man ties young children to a tree, 2 die, 2 survive

The Police have arrested a 40-year-old man who allegedly killed two children aged five and 11 years. The suspect also attempted to kill two...
Man arrested for murder of his wife, Ga-Rankuwa

Man arrested for murder of his wife, Ga-Rankuwa

Gauteng police arrested a 56-year-old husband for the alleged murder of his 53-year-old wife in Ga-Rankuwa, Tshwane, on the evening of Tuesday 18 January...
Attempted house robbery foiled by Kyalami community

Attempted house robbery foiled by Kyalami community, one suspect arrested

This week, a housebreaking suspect in the Kyalami AH area was arrested and turned over to the police by community patrollers and local security...
Kidnapping and murder of man, 4 arrested, Kwaggafontein

Kidnapping and murder of man, 4 arrested, Kwaggafontein

The interventions that have been put together to curb the scourge of kidnappings in the country have yielded positive results when four suspects were...
Hijacked vehicle, dagga, unlicensed firearms recovered, Sedibeng

Hijacked vehicle, dagga, unlicensed firearms recovered, Sedibeng

Police in Sedibeng, Gauteng are leaving no stone unturned in asserting the authority of the State in the province. This is proven by the...
18 Counts of rape, 23 of robbery, accused handed 5 life terms plus 191 years

18 Counts of rape, 23 of robbery, accused handed 5 life...

SAPS Gauteng Provincial Commissioner commends detective duo for leading quality investigation and putting another serial rapist behind bars Addressing the proliferation of crimes against women,...
Third escapee hands himself over to the Vosloorus Magistrate's Court

Third escapee hands himself over to the Vosloorus Magistrate’s Court

On 17 January 2022, the third escapee, Bafeletse Nyembe, handed himself over to the Vosloorus Magistrate’s Court. This after he has been on the...