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10 December 2018 2:17 PM ATM blasts: Two men sentenced to 24 years for dealing in explosives

The Burgersfort Regional Court in Limpopo has sentenced two men, who were caught in possession of explosives meant for ATM blasts and cash-in-transit heists, to 24 years behind bars. "It is hoped that the sentences will send a strong message that those who are involved in the illegal supply of explosives will go to jail for a very long time," Captain 59

01 October 2018 4:33 PM Trio hit Cape Town mall in cash-in-transit heist

Three men escaped with an undisclosed amount of money in a cash-in-transit heist at a Cape Town mall on Monday, police say. The trio hit the Liberty Promenade in Mitchells Plain at about 14:30 as the security guard was leaving the shopping centre, making off with a cash box. "The security guard's firearm was also taken by suspects," national police spokesperson 48

27 July 2018 8:58 PM 3 security guards injured in Cape Town cash-in-transit heist

An unknown number of suspects blew up a cash-in-transit van on Friday evening in Kraaifontein, Cape Town, leaving three security guards injured. Kraaifontein resident Francois Kellermann, who witnessed the aftermath of the heist, said he was eating dinner when he heard a massive explosion and the gunfire that followed. When he went to investigate, he found 44

17 July 2018 2:42 PM WATCH: Cash-in-transit guards attacked at Joburg petrol station

Fidelity Security guards have been attacked and robbed at a petrol station in Johannesburg on Tuesday afternoon, the company has confirmed. "It was just a cross pavement [cash carrier] and it was not the cash van that was robbed. As they picked up money from inside of the [petrol station] store, the security guard was held up at gunpoint," Fidelity CEO Wahl Bartmann 75

11 July 2018 5:21 PM Cash-in-transit vehicle bombed in KZN

A cash-in-transit vehicle has been bombed in a daring heist between Msinga and Greytown in KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday afternoon, police said. National police spokesperson Brigadier Vish Naidoo told News24 that the vehicle was travelling from Msinga to Greytown at about 15:30 when it was attacked by unknown men. "While at KwaKopi between Msinga and Greytown 90

08 July 2018 6:49 PM Metro cop amongst 23 arrested for cash-in-transit crimes

A female Tshwane metro police officer is among 23 people arrested this week for various crimes related to cash-in-transit heists, the SA Police Service said on Sunday. “[On Friday], the team, acting on intelligence, arrested…a 32-year-old man and his girlfriend, for the May Boksburg [cash-in-transit] CIT robbery where two armoured vehicles were targeted 48

04 July 2018 4:32 PM R100 000 reward offered for information about cash-in-transit robbers

Cash-in-transit company SBV Services has offered a R100 000 reward for information leading to the arrests and convictions of a gang of robbers. "SBV Services is offering a R100 000 reward for information that leads to the successful arrests and conviction of the perpetrators involved in a cash-in-transit robbery in Delton, Pietermaritzburg, on Monday 37

21 June 2018 4:15 PM Cop shot dead, two guards, bystanders wounded in Hillbrow cash-in-transit heist

One police officer was shot dead, while two Fidelity guards and two bystanders were wounded during a cash-in-transit robbery in Hillbrow, Johannesburg earlier on Thursday. Police said in a statement that several unknown suspects attacked and fired shots at a parked cash-in-transit vehicle and fled the scene, taking an undisclosed amount of money 164

19 June 2018 8:28 PM Man shot in the hand during Hillbrow CIT heist

A man in his forties was shot in the hand during a cash-in-transit heist in Hillbrow, Johannesburg on Tuesday. ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said that when the paramedics arrived on the scene, a man who is believed to be the driver of a small truck was found with a gunshot wound in the hand. "He explained to paramedics that his vehicle was behind 36

28 May 2018 10:20 AM Heavy security as 5 suspects appear for Boksburg cash-in-transit robbery

Five alleged robbers accused of targeting two cash-in-transit vans in Boksburg earlier this month made a brief appearance in the Boksburg Magistrate's Court on Monday, amid a heavy police presence. However, the case against Paul Sibanda, Thato Gaopapwe, Sibusiso Khumalo, Collin Hadebe, and Thabo Molefe was postponed to June 13. Sibanda, 48, was the only one of the five who indicated 70