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SAPS to hold crime stats recording symposium

PRETORIA, June 26– The South African Police Service (SAPS), internal and external stakeholders in the criminal justice system, and civil society involved in crime analysis will hold a consultative symposium to review the regular framework on classification of crime for statistical purposes and recording standards on Monday and Tuesday. This also includes crime counting rules […]

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Stolen cars recovered in Johannesburg, suspect found to be already in custody

JOHANNESBURG, June 17 – Johannesburg Central cluster crime combatting unit police officers have recovered two stolen cars in Freedom Park, only to discover the suspected thief is already in custody, Gauteng police said on Saturday. Police were carrying out routine crime prevention duties when they tested two cars, Captain Xoli Mbele said. “A white Toyota […]

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Durban crash claims two lives

DURBAN, June 17– Two men died and another was seriously injured when a truck smashed into them on the M7 eastbound before Titren Road in Durban in the early hours of Saturday morning, paramedics said. Rescue Care and EMRS paramedics arrived on the scene about 30 minutes after midnight and “found carnage”, Rescue Care spokesman […]