Farm attack, alert farmer fires on attackers, saves family, Paarl

Farm attack, alert farmer fires on attackers, saves family, Paarl

Around 23:05 on Saturday evening, 14 July 2018, the emergency network of the Drakenstein Farm watch came to full capacity when a call came...
22-year-old woman rescued off Table Mountain hiking route

22-year-old woman rescued off Table Mountain hiking route

At 17H05 Saturday late afternoon Netcare 911 responded to reports of a hiker in distress on Table Mountain. Reports from the scene indicate that an...
Gang activity and shootings, cordon off and search operation, Bishop Lavis

Gang activity and shootings, cordon off and search operation, Bishop Lavis

On Friday 13 July 2018, at 04:00, Bishop Lavis SAPS performed an authorised cordon off and search operation in the Bonteheuwel and Kalksteenfontein areas....
Ongoing theft of copper cables, two arrested, Khayelitsha

Ongoing theft of copper cables, two arrested, Khayelitsha

Two suspects from Khayelitsha were arrested on Thursday, 12 July 2018, at approximately 11:00, for stealing copper cables in the area. The suspects were...
Two armed robbers nabbed, Strand

Two armed robbers nabbed, Strand

Two robbers were arrested in Strand Thursday 12 July 2018 just after 15:00. On Wednesday 11 July 2018 just after 20:15 a woman was...
Taxi violence, gangs, drugs: SAPS clean up operation, WC

Taxi violence, gangs, drugs: SAPS clean up operation, WC

Ongoing operations targeting taxi violence, disrupting gangs, addressing persons of interest, focusing on illegal firearms, drugs and dangerous weapons and targeting gang kingpins are...
542 persons searched, murderers arrested in SAPS operation, Delft

542 persons searched, murderers arrested in SAPS operation, Delft

Ongoing operations targeting taxi violence, disrupting gangs, addressing persons of interest, focusing on illegal firearms, drugs and dangerous weapons and targeting gang kingpins are...
Two homemade 'zip guns' recovered, Strandfontein. Photo: SAPS

Two homemade ‘zip guns’ recovered, Strandfontein

Two zip guns plus ammunition were recovered by Strandfontein SAPS members. On Monday 10 July 2018, at 06:00 police followed up on information received...
36 parcels of dagga recovered, Philippi East. Photo: SAPS

36 parcels of dagga recovered, Philippi East

During normal patrolling duties and visible policing in the area, Philippi East Crime Prevention Unit members arrested a 47 year old man in the...
Tear Gas, rubber bullets, Hermanus. Photo: Die Vryburger

Tear gas, rubber bullets, Hermanus

Police had to use tear gas and rubber bullets to control rioters in Zwelihle near Hermanus. Through the night, local rioters burned tyres, barricaded roads...
Duo caught with bank card cloning devices, Parklands

Duo caught with bank card cloning devices, Parklands

Members of a specialised unit in the South African Police Service reacted to information received about a premises where bank cards were being cloned. On...
Another violent gang member sentenced, CT

Another violent gang member sentenced, CT

The thorough investigation of crime and the bringing of perpetrators before court is crucial in the efforts of the SAPS to ensure convictions. This...
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