28.1.2020 09:51 am
Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Ronald Lamola has conveyed condolences to the families and loved ones of the two officials.
An alleged domestic dispute has led to the death of two correctional services officials in KwaZulu-Natal on Monday.
Government needs to strengthen border police to crack down on the illicit trade.
Three men were arrested during that search.
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All 48 suspects were taken to the nearest police station by SAPS, where more than 142 kg of abalone was confiscated.
A police constable who was shot on Friday has died, and another officer, a Public Order Police Unit captain, was shot on Thursday evening.
Bheki Cele and Aaron Motsoaledi visited the community on Friday, after residents organised a shutdown to protest alleged crimes involving foreign nationals.
The suspects robbed Tyendiso of a .38 Special revolver, his cellphone, and fled the scene in the bakkie he was in.
Mafu’s Place tavern owner Mneno Mafu told the Cape Argus it appeared the shooters were targeting specific individuals.
An 18% and 21% decrease in 2017 and 2018 respectively highlighted a year-on-year trend in the month of December in the reduction of the crimes respectively, according to Tracker.
It is alleged that Rudi Brits befriended rich, white women via social media, which led to romantic relationships.
Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi says they will face charges of corruption in the Durban Specialised Commercial Crimes Court.
A white tinted-window Toyota double cab was reportedly seen driving off after the 55-year-old captain was shot while making a trip to the local store.