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Six killed, three injured in Potchefstroom head-on collision

Six people were killed and three others injured late last night following a head-on collision on the N12 Highway, roughly 15km outside of Potchefstroom. ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene shortly before midnight, find a bakkie and light motor vehicle in the middle of the road. Both vehicles had sustained a […]

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Potchefstroom traffic officer arrested

Potchefstroom Traffic cop arrested for bribery

The Hawks have pounced on a highway patrol officer accused of soliciting bribes from motorists driving luxurious vehicles. The traffic officer conducts highway patrols on the N12. The 40-year-old was arrested this week at the Potchefstroom provincial offices for alleged corruption. His bribe bids allegedly took place on the stretch of highway between Klerksdorp and […]

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Potchefstroom accident

Six injured following head-on collision near Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom – Six people were left injured Friday afternoon, one critically, following a head-on collision between a light motor vehicle and bakkie on the N12, approximately 18km outside of Potchefstroom. ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find the light motor vehicle in the centre median while the bakkie was found […]

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Potchefstroom farmers and police team up to arrest cash-in-transit robbers

Potchefstroom – A systematic and comprehensive involvement of stakeholders in the fight against crime gained success. This became evident when collaborative efforts of the police and farmers in Vryburg and Pudimoe Clusters resulted in the arrest five suspects for armed robbery on Saturday, 21 October 2017 in Vryburg. The suspects’ arrest emanated from an incident […]

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Man killed in Potchefstroom farm attack

A man, believed to be in his 70s, was killed on Friday night in a farm attack on a plot on a farm outside of Potchefstroom. It is understood that three gunmen had entered the property, when a scuffle ensued. The man was apparently shot during the scuffle. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and […]

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