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09 February 2017 9:25 AM Mashaba stern as Rosettenville raids go ahead

Johannesburg – In suprise raids on Wednesday night, the City of Joburg, together with the SAPS and Joburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) swooped on Rosettenville to weed out drug dealers and prostitution rings. At least 80 law enforcement officers, the K9 Unit, City Power and immigration officials joined in the operation. Loud shouts, dogs barking and chaotic 37

06 February 2017 10:22 AM Task team to intervene after Rosettenville protest

The mayor said that as soon as news of the protests broke, he accompanied Member of the Mayoral Committee (MMC) for public safety, Michael Sun and MMC for development planning, Funzi Ngobeni, to Rosettenville after he was informed that community members had set fire to three homes and one tavern believed to operate as alleged brothels and drug dens. “According 24

06 February 2017 8:09 AM Cops supporting sex workers in Rosettenville: Mashaba

Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba will request an urgent investigation into claims that prostitutes in Rosettenville are being “supported by officers from Moffat View Police Station”. He said this emerged on Sunday night when he visited the area “after I was informed that community members had set fire to three homes and one tavern believed to operate 19

31 January 2017 8:56 AM Jhb Water to restrict overnight water usage despite recent rainfall

Technicians will be closing outlet valves between 8pm and 4am at certain reservoirs. Water restrictions will be in place during the night in areas around Deep South, Soweto, central Johannesburg, Midrand and Randburg. Johannesburg Water took to its social media pages on Monday to say it would implement the water restrictions. SAnews.gov.za reports that the implementation 22

23 January 2017 3:03 PM Eyewitness News — Witness traumatised following JMPD cop shooting

The JMPD officer pulled a vehicle over in Roodepoort on Sunday night and a passenger opened fire. An eyewitness, who wants to stay anonymous, says he is still traumatised by the shooting. “I couldn’t sleep even for one minute. I even left the car at home because I can’t drive it. I need to clean it and I don’t where I’m going to start. He banged on the left side of my car screaming 23

22 January 2017 6:02 PM Eyewitness News — Nhleko, Phahlane ‘honoured’ to receive awards on behalf of SAPS

JOHANNESBURG - Police Minister Nathi Nhleko and acting national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane say they are honoured to have received awards on behalf of the South African Police Service (SAPS) at the Alleluia Ministries in Sandton. Nhleko says it is encouraging to see that communities are appreciating the work that the men and women in blue do. SAPS and members 22

13 January 2017 11:22 AM Mashaba wanted to 'score political points'

Johannesburg – The SA Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) on Friday accused Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba of "grandstanding" after he announced the imminent arrest of 106 allegedly corrupt officials at the city's various licencing centres. The union's regional convener, Jack Makalapa, said Mashaba knew that the matter was a labour issue, but chose to do a "public 18

12 January 2017 1:26 PM 2 arrested in possession of JMPD uniforms, blue light

Johannesburg - Two men were arrested in Crown Mines, Johannesburg, on Thursday afternoon for being in possession of Johannesburg Metro Police uniforms and a blue light, police said. Captain Kay Makhubela said the Johannesburg flying squad had been investigating a tip-off that a suspicious car was carrying police equipment. "When the flying squad spotted 24

30 December 2016 10:00 AM Suicidal streaker nicked by cops on Joburg’s N1 highway

It was reported that “medics chased the man down‚ saying that he carried nothing but a large erection”. EyeWitness News said the man had been taken into custody‚ quoting Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) spokesperson Wayne Minnaar as saying that the “naked man‚ who was reportedly running naked on the freeway wanting to commit suicide‚ has been captured 30

19 December 2016 12:44 PM Joburg Metro police to deploy 100 officers on December 23 for holiday exodus

There will be zero tolerance to any motorist who breaks the law. The Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) said on Monday it would would deploy 100 officers on December 23 to control traffic congestion and to enforce road rules as the big exodus to holiday destinations went into overdrive. JMPD spokesperson Wayne Minnaar said they expected more people 22