Category: Crime Watch

Police Urge The Members Of The Community

Be On The Lookout

Be On The Lookout: Benoni SAPS spokesperson Const Zunickha Essakjee said a white Toyota Quantum, used as public transport (taxi), is being utilised by the rapist. This comes after several cases have been reported since June. “It...

Police Urge The Members Of The Community

Goods Operation Leads To Arrests

Goods Operation Leads To Arrests: Daveyton SAPS spokesperson Sgt Constance Moalusi said five second-hand goods dealers were given fines worth R7 500 for failing to comply with the Second-hand Goods Act. Daveyton SAPS detectives also mounted...

Boksburg 28 Million Rands Drug Bust

Boksburg 28 Million Rands Drug Bust

Boksburg 28 Million Rands Drug Bust: The EMPD SWAT Unit members’ arrested a suspect on Friday, July 1 for being in possession of large quantities of Cat valued at R28-million. “Before pouncing on the suspect, who...

Matches Recovered

Matches Recovered

Matches Recovered: Four people were arrested for the possession of a hijacked truck, and stolen matches to the value of R600 000. The arrest took place at a plot in Cloverdene on July 1, at 8pm. “The...

Boksburg Metal Thief And More

Boksburg Metal Thief And More

Boksburg Metal Thief And More: A client on 14th Avenue in Boksburg caught suspects stealing metal from his premises. The client alleges that they have done this on more than one occasion. In this case...

Loved Ones Gather At Farrarmere

Loved Ones Gather At Farrarmere

Loved Ones Gather At Farrarmere: About 50 people arrived at the Bayley Street supermarket at around 7pm, and lit candles and prayed for the businessman. Ernest’s body was found in Mpumalanga on the 23rd of June. “He was...

Calderwood Lifestyle Flats Drug Bust

Calderwood Lifestyle Flats Drug Bust

Calderwood Lifestyle Flats Drug Bust: EMPD Drug Enforcement Unit members apprehended a 28-year-old Nigerian national at a complex, on June 19. EMPD spokesperson Lieut-Col Wilfred Kgasago said members received a tip-off from a “reliable source”. “The patience...

Cocaine Bust At OR Tambo

Cocaine Bust At OR Tambo

Cocaine Bust At OR Tambo: An X-ray of two passengers disembarking a flight from Sao Paulo revealed they had swallowed a total of 91 cocaine bullets between them. The passengers had been stopped, as one of...

Assist In The Arrest

Assist In The Arrest

Assist In The Arrest: Police are searching for a man after his young son was found dead in Honeydew, Johannesburg. According to an SAPS tweet on Twitter, Marthinus Pelser, 22, disappeared after his son was discovered dead in his cot...

Boksburg Police Enlighten The Youth

Boksburg Police Enlighten The Youth

Boksburg Police Enlighten The Youth: As part of Child Protection Week, pupils at Tswelopele Pre-School and Crèche, in the Angelo informal settlement, received a special visit from the Boksburg SAPS’s Social Crime Prevention Unit. The police...

Tembisa Hospital Arrest

Tembisa Hospital Arrest

Tembisa Hospital Arrest: Two injured suspects were located in Tembisa Hospital where they were treated for gunshot wounds. According to the Boksburg North SAPS communication officer, Capt Juanita Coetzer, four suspects entered the café and...

Criminals Run Amuk In Boksburg

Criminals Run Amok In Boksburg

Criminals Run Amok In Boksburg: According to Boksburg SAPS reports, criminals are burglarizing and robbing several homes and businesses on a weekly basis, mugging people on their way home from work, hijacking cars and smashing...

Stand Against Substance Abuse And Rape

Stand Against Substance Abuse And Rape

Stand Against Substance Abuse And Rape: The Reiger Park SAPS with the stakeholders who participated in the crime awareness parade around Reiger Park and Ramaphosa on the second of June. Stakeholders included Reiger Park CPF, FAMSA,...

Boksburg Woman's Hijack Terror

Boksburg Woman’s Hijack Terror

Boksburg Woman’s Hijack Terror: The woman told the police that the drama began when she arrived at the stop street, corner of Ellof Street and Voortrekker Road, where she noticed three men driving in a...

Body Found Near New Modder

Body Found Near New Modder

Body Found Near New Modder: The Benoni police arrived on the scene at around 9am to remove the body which was already decomposed. “Our police went to the scene after they received information from a passer-by...