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Eastern Cape police seek woman who allegedly kidnapped a three-year-old boy in Port Elizabeth

PORT ELIZABETH, December 6 – Police in Port Elizabeth are looking for a woman who allegedly kidnapped a three-year-old boy from a beach in Port Elizabeth on Friday afternoon, Eastern Cape police said. According to police information, Nefrin Lucraine Roberts was at the beach in Summerstrand near Something Good roadhouse with his grandmother Lucinda Roberts, […]

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SAPS probing death of three women at Shepherd Bushiri’s church in Pretoria

PRETORIA, December 30 – The South African Police Service (SAPS) is investigating the death of three women congregants at Shepherd Bushiri’s Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church in Pretoria on Friday night. A police delegation led by SAPS Tshwane West policing cluster commander Maj-Gen Daniel Mthombeni visited the Pretoria Showgrounds – where the church is situated […]

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SAPS slams ‘fake news’ story on national commissioner’s quotes about white people and crime

DURBAN, December 22  – The South African Police Service (SAPS) on Saturday lambasted a “fake news” story circulating on social media in which the country’s national police commissioner Lt-Gen Khehla John Sitole is quoted as having made derogatory comments about white citizens. Sitole’s spokesman Brigadier Vish Naidoo said SAPS had noted with great concern a fake news story […]

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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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Limpopo cops offer R100,000 reward for info on attacks on doctors at Letaba and Lebowakgomo hospitals

POLOKWANE, November 24  – Police in Limpopo are offering a reward of up to R100,000 for information that can lead to the arrest and subsequent conviction of the suspects responsible for an attack on doctors at the Letaba Hospital and another at the Lebowakgomo Hospital this week. On Thursday morning, at about 3.15am, about five […]