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Gauteng police recover a hijacked car and apprehend five suspects in a house robbery.

When a police team spotted them traveling on the M1 highway near Sandton, they arrested five house robbery suspects who were in possession of a hijacked car. The Highway Patrol Unit, the Hawks, the Gauteng Traffic Police Saturation Unit, MDOC CI, CIT TEAM, Tracker Connect, and Bad Boyz Security were alerted about a house robbery in Parkview on Tuesday, when they activated a plan that included the Highway Patrol Unit, the Hawks, the Gauteng Traffic Police Saturation Unit, MDOC CI, CIT TEAM, Tracker Connect, and Bad Boyz Security.

  22 days ago ago
Gauteng police recover a hijacked car and apprehend five suspects in a house robbery.

SOCIETY

Suspect Car Hijacker Shot Himself in head after This Happened

On Saturday morning, a suspect in a car hijacking allegedly shot himself in the head after being surrounded by police along the N2 outside Mount Ayliff. According to a statement, the Highway Patrol Unit got information about a blue Ford Fiesta that had been kidnapped in Msobomvu and was on its way to Mount Ayliff.

  1 month ago ago
Suspect Car Hijacker Shot Himself in head after This Happened

SOCIETY

It ended in tears for seven criminals who were arrested enroute to rob Woodmead Mall

On Wednesday afternoon; an arrest was made when Police bundled up seven criminals; and lined them up snake style on the ground. A tip off to the police foiled the dirty seven's plan to rob the retail stores at Woodmead; in Sandton. The seven criminals were bundled up; forming a snake like line on the ground after being arrested.

  1 month ago ago
It ended in tears for seven criminals who were arrested enroute to rob Woodmead Mall

SOCIETY

Hijacker Shoots Himself In The Head After This Has Happened

According to authorities, an Eastern Cape hijacking suspect shot himself in the head as highway patrol officials attempted to apprehend him. On Saturday, officers from the Alfred Nzo District highway patrol apprehended the guy and his suspected accomplice. The suspected accomplice was apprehended, but the guy "apparently shot himself in the head after being followed on foot by members," according to police spokesman Colonel Priscilla Naidu.

  1 month ago ago
Hijacker Shoots Himself In The Head After This Has Happened

SOCIETY

Gauteng police recover hijacked car, arrest five house robbery suspects

Alert Gauteng officials have captured five house burglary presumes who were found possessing a commandeered vehicle, when a police group spotted them going on the M1 parkway close to Sandton. Police said they had been alarmed with regards to a house theft in Parkview on Tuesday, when they operationalised an arrangement comprising of the Highway Patrol Unit, the Hawks, the Gauteng Traffic Police Saturation Unit, MDOC CI, CIT TEAM, Tracker Connect and Bad Boyz Security.

  23 days ago ago
Gauteng police recover hijacked car, arrest five house robbery suspects

CRIME

Three dangerous criminals arrested at a roadblock

Three dangerous criminals were arrested in Limpopo today in the morning. They were arrested by members of the Highway Patrol Unit in Limpopo Province. This was after they had carried out a robbery and rape incident in the early hours of the morning at a farm in Dendron. It was reported that the suspects entered a farm house and badly assaulted an elderly farmer and his wife. They went on to rape the farmers wife before they stole the couple's Nissan Navara, two rifles and a TV. The police were alerted of the

  1 year ago ago
Three dangerous criminals arrested at a roadblock

SOCIETY

Seven suspects arrested for attempted robbery in woodmead

Police foiled a planned Santon heist. The Gauteng police made it a point to arrest a gang of seven who were on their way to rob stores in woodmead, Santon. During the bust the police recovered unlicensed firearms and hijacked vehicle. The vehicle had been hijacked in Benoni, spokesperson lieutenant colonel Mavela Masondo said.

  1 month ago ago
Seven suspects arrested for attempted robbery in woodmead

SOCIETY

Carjackers nailed by Highway Patrol after robbing vehicles

Vehicle thefts continue to be a problem that is affecting motorist in South Africa.Some of the victims have shared the horrific stories of what they go through during the hijacking incidents.The traumatic experiences are what haunts the victims in their lives and the police are always expected to be up to the task of dealing with these robbers.

  7 months ago ago
Carjackers nailed by Highway Patrol after robbing vehicles

SOCIETY

Suspect shoots himself in head after being cornered by police

A suspect in a vehicle commandeering supposedly shot himself in the head on Saturday morning, after he was cornered by police close to the N2 outside Mount Ayliff. As per an assertion, the Highway Patrol Unit got a caution about a blue Ford Fiesta that had been captured in Msobomvu and was traveling toward Mount Ayliff.

  1 month ago ago
Suspect shoots himself in head after being cornered by police

SOCIETY

Hijacker cornered by police; did the unthinkable to avoid prison

On Saturday around 7:00; a blue Ford Fiesta was hijacked at gunpoint on the N2 road; in Mount Ayliff; in the Eastern Cape. The Highway Patrol Unit; were quickly dispatched to find a blue Ford Fiesta. The driver of the blue Ford Fiesta was cornered by the law enforcement officials on the N2 highway near Mount Ayliff.

  1 month ago ago
Hijacker cornered by police; did the unthinkable to avoid prison

SOCIETY

Hijacker turns gun on himself after being cornered by the police

Hijacker turns gun on himself after being cornered by the police After being tracked down and cornered by police, the suspect of a hijacking shot himself in the head. Another suspect has since been arrested for the crime, which took place near the N2, outside Mount Ayliff, Eastern Cape on Saturday.

  1 month ago ago
Hijacker turns gun on himself after being cornered by the police

CRIME

Limpopo Car Chase Ends in The loss Of An Innocent Life And Others Critically Injured

Members of the Highway Patrol Unit Yesterday allegedly chasing a Toyota Quantum that was being driven recklessly along the Polokwane by-pass. Limpopo Police Spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo said, The vehicle joined the R37 road towards Burgersfort and immediately after passing Polokwane Smelters, the driver lost control of the vehicle and collided with three other vehicles travelling towards Polokwane. The Quantum was transporting illicit cigarettes.  The driver of one of the vehicles died on the scene.

  1 year ago ago
Limpopo Car Chase Ends in The loss Of An Innocent Life And Others Critically Injured

ACCIDENT

High speed police chase ends in fatal collision on R37

POLOKWANE – One person died and three were injured after four vehicles collided this morning along the R37, approximately 15km outside of Polokwane. According to a police statement, one of the vehicles involved, a taxi, was being chased by members of the Highway Patrol Unit when the incident occurred. It is alleged the said vehicle was being driven recklessly along the Polokwane N1 bypass. The members chased after them along the bypass and onto the R37 road towards Burgersfort. About 15km further, the driver

  1 year ago ago
High speed police chase ends in fatal collision on R37

CRIME

Three Suspects In Connection With House Robbery Arrested On A Farm Under Mogwadi(Dendron)

Members of the Highway Patrol Unit in Limpopo have this morning arrested three suspects in connection with house robbery and rape incidents that took place in the early hours of this morning, 05 August 2020 on a farm under Mogwadi (Dendron) Policing area. This after they allegedly entered a farmhouse and badly assaulted an elderly farmer aged 62 and his wife aged 58. The suspects thereafter took the couple’s Navara bakkie, two rifles, and a Plasma TV. The woman was also allegedly raped. The said members were

  1 year ago ago
Three Suspects In Connection With House Robbery Arrested On A Farm Under Mogwadi(Dendron)

CRIME

Three Police Seriously Injured During A Car Chase In Limpopo

The police in Polokwane are on the hunt for an unknown motorist driving a red Renault sedan, who allegedly caused collisions of three motor vehicles whilst being chased down by members of the Highway Patrol Unit in the City on Saturday night, 18 July 2020 at about 20h30. The said vehicle then disappeared. Limpopo Police spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo said, The collision claimed the life of one motorist who smashed into a police vehicle, apparently trying to avoid the collision. The police vehicle

  1 year ago ago
Three Police Seriously Injured During A Car Chase In Limpopo

ACCIDENT

One Die In An Accident Caused By a Foreign National Transporting Illicit Cigarettes

South African Police Service in Limpopo have issued a statement with regard of an accident that left one man dead with three other seriously injured in the early hours of Wednesday morning on road R37 between Polokwane and Burgersfort. According to the report, embers of the Highway Patrol Unit were called into an early shift on Wednesday morning at around 08h00, allegedly chasing a Toyota Quantum that was being driven recklessly along the Polokwane by-pass. The statement reveals that on the road R37, a Quatum

  1 year ago ago
One Die In An Accident Caused By a Foreign National Transporting Illicit Cigarettes

SOCIETY

Kidnapping Suspect Shoots Himself in the Head as Police Approach

A suspected kidnapping suspect in the Eastern Cape shot himself in the head when highway police officers tried to arrest him, police said. Alfred Nzo district highway patrol officers cornered the man and an alleged accomplice on Saturday. The alleged accomplice was detained, but the man allegedly shot himself in the head after being pursued by members on foot, said police spokeswoman Col. Priscilla Naidu.

  1 month ago ago
Kidnapping Suspect Shoots Himself in the Head as Police Approach