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Joburg police arrest 7 suspects for robbery, assault at Global Citizen Festival

JOHANNESBURG, December 3 – The City of Joburg on Monday, said that its metro police had arrested a number of people for various crimes perpetrated at concert goers outside the FNB Stadium following the Global Citizen Festival. Festival goers have told of brazen robberies, traffic chaos and lack of public transport outside the concert venue […]

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Unroadworthy taxis impounded in Joburg

JOHANNESBURG, June 8 – Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) on Friday said they impounded nine unroadworthy taxis. JMPD spokesperson Wayne Minnaar said when Chief of the JMPD David Tembe stopped a taxi at approximately 9.30am for driving in the emergency lane on M1 south at the Glenhove off-ramp, he discovered that the taxi was unlicensed […]

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Joburg ANC to challenge David Tembe’s appointment as City’s metro police chief

JOHANNESBURG, January 3  – The African National Congress (ANC) in Johannesburg said on Wednesday that it rejected the appointment of David Tembe as the City’s metro police new chief, accusing the Democratic Alliance-led administration of flouting recruitment and appointment processes. This comes after Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba announced earlier in the day that the veteran […]