Operation Fiela II, 354 suspects arrested, North West

South African Police Service

Operation Fiela II, 354 suspects arrested, North West
Operation Fiela II, 354 suspects arrested, North West

The police in the province arrested 354 suspects for various offences during the operations conducted between Friday, 9 and Monday, 12 March 2018.

Of the 354 arrests, 282 were arrested during day to day operations while 72 were arrested through an ongoing Operation Fiela II that was launched in the province on Friday, 02 February 2018 aimed at maintaining law, order, peace, security and stability as well as to reclaim the space or areas controlled by criminals and to create a conducive environment for all people in South Africa to participate in social and economic activities.

The North West Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Baile Motswenyane indicated that the operations including Operation Fiela II will continue in order to stamp the authority of the state and to ensure that members of the community are and feel safe.

She thanked all police members for their effort that resulted in the arrests.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service