Shock as respected cops arrested over cigarette corruption are named

Durban – The provincial Anti-Corruption Unit arrested two police officers from Durban Central Station yesterday for corruption, theft and defeating the ends of justice. This as 11 respected police officers were in the dock at Chatsworth Magistrate’s Court on charges of theft and corruption related to cigarettes and cash. They appeared in two different cases.… Continue reading Shock as respected cops arrested over cigarette corruption are named

Top cop arrested 102 suspects, recovered 56 vehicles in one year

Warrant Officer Severiano Blundin has done it again. The Port Elizabeth police officer has, for the second time, won the police’s national award for his commitment and dedication to fighting crime across the province. And this time around, Blundin, 33, also walked away with a new car. He won the national Tracker Award and the… Continue reading Top cop arrested 102 suspects, recovered 56 vehicles in one year

Police intercept 3 men with box of unlicensed guns near N3 toll plaza

Three men transporting unlicensed firearms on Saturday from KwaZulu-Natal to Gauteng were intercepted and arrested near the De Hoek toll plaza at Heidelberg on the N3. “In an intelligence-led activation, police [acted on] information of firearms and ammunition that were in transit from KwaZulu-Natal to Gauteng,” police said in a statement on Sunday. “Police spotted… Continue reading Police intercept 3 men with box of unlicensed guns near N3 toll plaza

Cop in court for allegedly giving pistol to robbers to rob police station for guns

A 34-year-old female police officer from the Free State was expected to appear in court on Thursday for allegedly conspiring to have people steal firearms from her unit. The constable was arrested on Tuesday in a joint operation by the Hawks and Crime Intelligence and charged with corruption, conspiracy to commit armed robbery and theft.… Continue reading Cop in court for allegedly giving pistol to robbers to rob police station for guns

Two rogue cops killed in shootout with KZN police

Durban – Two KwaZulu-Natal police officers on Wednesday night, a male sergeant and a female constable, were shot and killed during a shootout with other South African Police Service members. A team comprising of members from Crime Intelligence, the Hawks and other units were conducting operations to address crime patterns in the areas of Dalton,… Continue reading Two rogue cops killed in shootout with KZN police