Operation Vala Umgodi clamps down on drugs in Hartswater and Pampierstad

Operation Vala Umgodi clamps down on drugs in Hartswater and Pampierstad

The Vala Umgodi multi-disciplinary operational team, comprising of the South African Police Service, Roving team, South African National Defence Force and Crime Intelligence conducted...
R2 Million worth of counterfeit tobacco products confiscated in Groblershoop

R2 Million worth of counterfeit tobacco products confiscated in Groblershoop

The Upington Border Police, ZF Mgcawu District Highway Patrol, Department of Home Affairs and SARS Customs raided two wholesalers in Groblershoop on Monday, 25...
Former Hantam Municipal Manager arrested on fraud allegations

Former Hantam Municipal Manager arrested on fraud allegations

Former Hantam Municipality Manager, aged 63, who is currently the Municipal Manager at Nama Khoi Municipality, Springbok, is expected to make a brief appearance...
Operation Vala Umgodi and the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment record successes in Hondeklip Bay

Operation Vala Umgodi and the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the...

Through enhanced and coordinated high-density operations in coastal areas, Operation Vala Umgodi addressed a range of illegal marine related activities. In a joint operation between...
Accused handed combined 75 years' imprisonment

Accused handed combined 75 years’ imprisonment

Kathu High Court convicted and sentenced David Mecwi (27), Kethamile Kooper (26) and Tebogo Megare (27) to a combined 75 years’ imprisonment on several...
Operation Vala Umgodi heightened police visibility in Northern Cape

Operation Vala Umgodi heightened police visibility in Northern Cape

The high-density Vala Umgodi operations, with a focus on hotspot areas linked to illegal mining related crimes in Kimberley and Kleinzee, continues to intensify...
Kuruman stock thieves arrested

Kuruman stock thieves arrested

Members of Kuruman Stock Theft and Endangered Species Unit(STESU) arrested two male suspects and retrieved alleged stolen stock worth about R25 000-00. The members swiftly...
Keimoes assault suspect sentenced to seven years imprisonment

Keimoes assault suspect sentenced to seven years imprisonment

The Upington Regional Court recently handed down a 7 year prison sentence to 33-year-old Hendrik Losper following the assault of a 25-year-old woman and...
Delportshoop Detective secures the conviction of a violent criminal

Delportshoop Detective secures the conviction of a violent criminal

The Northern Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Koliswa Otola commended Detective Warrant Officer Jim Williams of the Deportshoop Detective Unit for securing the conviction...
Stolen ambulance recovered within minutes of being stolen at hospital in Pofadder

Stolen ambulance recovered within minutes of being stolen at hospital in...

The alertness of members of Pofadder SAPS led to the recovery of the ambulance minutes after it was allegedly stolen from the hospital premises...
Alert members at Vioolsdrift Border Post discover three suspected illegal firearms

Alert members at Vioolsdrift Border Post discover three suspected illegal firearms

During routine duties of searching vehicles at the Vioolsdrift Port of Entry on Saturday, 24 February 2024 at approximately 00:15, a taxi entering the...
Three suspects in court for illegal transportation of protected plants

Three suspects in court for illegal transportation of protected plants

Moropo Mpe (43), Tatenda Mawere (24), and Tichaona Mashava (33) made a brief court appearance before Olifantshoek Districts Court on Thursday, 22 February 2024....