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05 August 2017 10:11 AM Four captive women rescued from suspected human traffickers

"After receiving a tip-off, the office of the JMPD K9 unit traced the suspects to a house in Randburg where two Nigerian suspects and the four female victims were found. One of the women is from Riverlea and the other three are from the Northern Cape," he said. Sun said he was shocked at the ordeal these women had suffered. “We will not tolerate such heinous 24

05 August 2017 9:02 AM JMPD K9 rescues four women from human trafficking

“We will not tolerate such heinous acts of crime to be done to our sisters. We will continue to bring down these criminal syndicates and do all we can to ensure that they receive the harshest jail sentence possible‚” he warned. Sun added that JMPD together with other law enforcement agencies would clamp down on brothels and human trafficking within the City‚ saying 28

28 July 2017 10:49 AM Zuma bodyguard linked to R700K kickback

The revelation was made by amaBhungane and the Scorpio Unit, who claim Major-General Muzingaye Mxolisi Dladla, who is Zuma's former bodyguard, was assisted by Phineas Manthata, the owner of Instrumentation for Traffic Law Enforcement (ITLE) to put down a R700 000 payment towards the purchase of a Midrand home in 2012. ITLE has supplied the PPS with blue lights 34

21 July 2017 9:06 PM JMPD retrieve Smirnoff vodka valued at R3 million

A man was arrested by the Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) K9 Unit for possession of stolen Smirnoff Vodka valued at about R3 million, JMPD said on Friday. Spokesperson Wayne Minnaar said officers received a tip-off that stolen alcohol was kept hidden. “There were three other suspects who managed to escape from the officers.” In another incident 33

15 July 2017 10:20 AM 102 arrested in Joburg raid on hijacked buildings

"I am also pleased to announce that one alleged property hijacker was arrested during the operation. Another property hijacker fled the scene. However, we will pursue the matter together with the South African Police Service (SAPS)," Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba said on Saturday. Hijacked buildings were a major problem in the inner city, with people 50

06 July 2017 9:07 AM #JHBFire: Cape York residents spend the night on the street

The hijacked building on Jeppe and Nugget streets in central Johannesburg caught alight Wednesday morning, killing seven people while 50 others were rescued from the rooftop. The building has no electricity, water or any form of sanitation. One of the deceased was a Mozambican, only known as Mikita, who died after jumping from the sixth floor of the burning 46

05 July 2017 6:40 PM Alleged toy gun hijacker shot in the chest

He was treated by paramedics at the scene while a second suspect managed to escape. A man, who allegedly tried to hijack 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 51

01 July 2017 5:55 PM City of Joburg conducts raid on hijacked buildings in inner city

The City of Johannesburg has conducted a crime prevention operation in two well-known hijacked buildings in the inner city – Vannin Court and Florence House, mayor Herman Mashaba said on Saturday. The operation on Friday night was led by the city’s group forensic and investigation service unit in conjunction with the South African Police Service (SAPS) 33

25 June 2017 1:44 PM JMPD K9 recovers hijacked truck with R50m cargo

"Officers traced the hijacked truck to central Johannesburg near Wemmer Pan. Two suspects were apprehended for hijacking and possession of stolen goods and a case was opened at the Johannesburg SAPS [South African Police Service] station where the suspects are still being held. The truck was returned its company," he said. The successful interception 29

25 June 2017 12:02 PM Joburg dog unit recovers hijacked truck with R50m cargo

A hijacked truck containing electronic goods worth about R50 million has been recovered and two alleged hijackers arrested, the Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) said on Sunday. The JMPD K9 unit responded to a tracker signal set off after a truck carrying electronic goods was hijacked on Saturday, mayoral committee member for public safety 30