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Arrest in rhino poaching related crimes continues

Sello Theletsane Pretoria, 21 November  2017 – Over the past four weeks, the Rhino 8 Task Team has arrested several suspects for various crimes related to rhino poaching. The Rhino 8 team comprises of various government departments including members from various disciplines of the South African Police Service, Customs and Excise, the South African National Defence Force and Ezemvelo […]

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Cable theft suspect in Johannesburg court

JOHANNESBURG, 21 – One of the four suspects arrested in connection with the brazen theft of cables worth R2 million, which paralysed the  City of Johannesburg’s IT nerve centre, will appear in the Hillbrow Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. The suspect was arrested in Olivienhoutbosch, north of Johannesburg on Monday. Three other cable theft suspects, Nkosiphendule […]

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SA authorities seize crystal meth worth R4.5mln at OR Tambo airport

JOHANNESBURG, November 15 – A consignment of drugs worth R4.5 million has been seized at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, the South African Revenue Services (Sars) said on Wednesday. Sars spokesman Sandile Memela said a passenger from Lagos, Nigeria, carrying 15.1kg of crystal/ephedrine was intercepted by Sars Customs officials upon arriving from Ethiopia on […]