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Petrus Mabuza, Rhino poaching Kingpin dies in a hail of bullets

MPUMALANGA – Alleged Rhino horn poaching kingpin Petrus Mabuza (57) was shot dead at a shopping complex in Hazyview.

Off duty cop shot dead whilst stealing bricks at a construction site

An off-duty Police officer attached to the Khayelitsha Tactical Response Team was shot dead whilst stealing bricks at a construction site.

Hawks arrest bogus electricity vending syndicate in Gauteng and Free State

The Hawks have arrested seven suspects between the ages of 28 and 67 who are involved in bogus pre-aid electricity vending fraud and theft.

Three cops charged with corruption after covering up a rape case

It is alleged that Investigating Officers Sergeant Bonisile Daphney Mjali (45), Sergeant Xolani Howard Nxumalo (37) and Constable Thulisile Patricia Mkhatshwa (35) demanded bribes from a rape suspect whom they had been investigating.

MEC speculates Makhoa was targeted for carrying out land evictions

The recent murder case of a senior Human Settlements Official remains a mystery to law to enforcement. However, the MEC Male and family members are speculating that Teboho Makhoa was assassinated for carrying out evictions against land invaders in Ekurhuleni.

FARM MURDER | New DNA results cannot link two accused to Brendin Horner

A forensic report has revealed the bloodstains found on Sekwetje Mahlamba and Sekola Matlaletsa do not match with Brendin Horner.

NEWSBRIEF |Woman arrested for selling her twin babies

EASTERN CAPE – A mother of newborn twins and two other suspects were arrested yesterday in Uitenhage for human trafficking.

Auditor General Executive arrested for fraud and corruption

It is reported the suspect is a foreign national and was arrested after being found with a fake South African ID and birth certificate.

Doctor gets community service for R2.25 million fraud

EASTERN CAPE– Dr Tony Moodley was sentenced yesterday by the Gqeberha Specialised Commercial Crime Court for defrauding Road Accident Fund (RAF) of R2.25 million.

NEWS BRIEF | Cop gunned down whilst on duty

PRETORIA - A Police officer was shot dead and another left wounded in Boschkop early this morning whilst on duty along the N4 Highway near Solomon Mahlangu on ramp.

Corrupt cop waiting for sentencing after framing a case against a colleague

Warrant Officer Nilos Butifana Maholobela (57) has been convicted by the Tzaneen Magistrate's Court for corruption is due for sentencing on 4 June 2021.

SARCO Chairperson back in court for fraud

Chairperson of the South African Religious Civic Organisation, Reuben Swartz is back in court charged with defrauding the UIF Employee Temporary Relief Program (TERS) R297,800.00.

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