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Alleged toy gun hijacker shot

JOHANNESBURG, July 6 – A man, who allegedly tried to hi-jack a motorist with a toy gun, was critically injured in Johannesburg on Wednesday afternoon, after he was shot in the chest. Johannesburg Metro police department (JMPD) spokesperson Wayne Minnaar said the driver was travelling in a Fiat at the corner of Lilian Ngoyi and Pixley […]

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Hawks acting National Head condemns Pretoria office burglary

JOHANNESBURG, July 5  – The acting National Head of the Hawks, Lieutenant General Yolisa Matakata, on Wednesday condemned the burglary that occurred at the specialised unit’s headquarters in Pretoria. Earlier, Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi confirmed that thieves had broken down locked doors and stole computers containing the supply chain, human resources and finance documents. Matakata condemned the incident and […]

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Cops reach out to assist Pretoria poor learners

TSHWANE, June 30 – Economically disadvantaged pupils at Laezonia Primary School in Erasmia, Pretoria, got a pleasant surprise on Thursday when teams of police officers arrived at their school with goodies and necessities including food parcels. Police officers from the Tshwane west policing cluster, led by their commander, Major-Gen Daniel Mthombeni dedicated the day to interacting and uplifting […]

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Three arrested in Lethabong protest

RUSTENBURG, June 28 – A police station was vandalised, shops looted and three people were arrested during a protest over stock theft in Lethabong near Rustenburg on Wednesday, North West police said. “Several window panes were damaged [at the police station]. Upon being dispersed by the police, members of the community looted from shops and […]