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Sad: Taxi owner shot 7 times as he pulled his car into his home yard

On Tuesday early evening; Edward Goqa was pulling into his yard at Bloekombos; in Kraaifontein; Cape Town; in the Western Cape; in his VW Golf GTi vehicle; when he was attacked by unknown gunmen who shot him 7 times; in an alleged hit.

  2 days ago ago
Sad: Taxi owner shot 7 times as he pulled his car into his home yard

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Reagen Allen Has Released An Official Statement To The Public.

https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/kraaifontein-deadly-mob-attack-slammed-by-mec-reagen-allen-2ffe03f3-1801-4f6a-8374-67f62a7ae5c6?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1655805199 The episode occurred at the end of the week - at the intersections of First Avenue and Lincoln Road, in Belmont Park, Kraaifontein. Police have since enrolled the occurrence for examination, effectively looking for people engaged with the rough killing.

  14 days ago ago
Reagen Allen Has Released An Official Statement To The Public.

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Foreign National Arrested After Police Raid Chop Shop & Found R4 Million Stolen Car Parts

Police arrested a chop shop operator in Kraaifontein on Monday morning, 23 May following a sting operation. The suspect was basically exposed with 4 million rand worth of stolen goods, and he was taken into police custody after the police raided the premises. This is believed to be a very large-scale operation that has been going on it is as if he was being a supplier to mechanics who fix vehicles, and they use stolen car parts to do so.

  1 month ago ago
Foreign National Arrested After Police Raid Chop Shop & Found R4 Million Stolen Car Parts

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It Ended In Tears For A Housebreaker After The Home Owner Caught Him In The Act

Suspect caught in the act while attempting to break in, the suspects are truly inconsiderate of other people and how they want to live their lives because we understand that this individual has basically been lurking out in the dark. Looking for an opportunity to pounce and rob some people doing something, which is completely unacceptable and we wonder to ourselves if this is truly the way that the world is going.

  2 months ago ago
It Ended In Tears For A Housebreaker After The Home Owner Caught Him In The Act

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Suspects, including 17-year-old arrested for the following

Date: 30 May 2022 On Sunday, May 29, 2022, at around 20:00, members of Operation Lockdown II stationed in Kraaifontein were patrolling near Laboheme Roadway in Wallacedene when they saw three individuals standing on the street. They spotted one suspect firing gunshots as they approached the trio, fatally wounding the victim who was standing with them.

  1 month ago ago
Suspects, including 17-year-old arrested for the following

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Suspect bust with stolen cars and parts worth R4 million.

Cops in Cape Town swooped on a chop shop in Wallacedene on Monday morning. COPS in Cape Town uncovered a chop shop full of stolen car engines and other components with an estimated worth of R4 million. The officers discovered the find when they stormed a property in Wallacedene, Kraaifontein, on Monday morning, 23 May.

  1 month ago ago
Suspect bust with stolen cars and parts worth R4 million.

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Progress into the Western Cape acquiring its own firearm destruction site questioned

Provincial legislature standing committee on community safety chairperson Reagen Allen has made a public call for provincial police commissioner Thembisile Patekile to clarify how far the Western Cape is on acquiring its site. Allen said after a meeting with the commissioner last month, he had confirmed that no progress had been made in identifying a suitable site in the province.

  2 months ago ago
Progress into the Western Cape acquiring its own firearm destruction site questioned

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Two taxi drivers gunned down; murders linked to alleged tension between taxi associations

On Wednesday night; yet another double murder of taxi drivers occurred; in what has been described as a taxi hit. One other taxi driver survived the fatal shooting at Bloekombos. The cold blooded murders happened in Bloekombos; at Kraaifontein; Cape Town; in the Western Cape.

  2 months ago ago
Two taxi drivers gunned down; murders linked to alleged tension between taxi associations

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Man Killed In Kraaifontein Due To Mob Justice.

https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/kraaifontein-residents-allegedly-kill-man-in-mob-justice-attack-b0985273-442b-498e-b6ec-aae4d4b1f4f7?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1655732971-1 The episode, which is being examined by police, happened on Saturday morning at around 11.30am in Phase 7, Wallacedene. Police representative André Traut said: "Kraaifontein police are examining the demise of a 37-year-elderly person, following the disclosure of a body at the intersections of Lincoln Road and First Avenue in Belmont Park, Kraaifontein.

  14 days ago ago
Man Killed In Kraaifontein Due To Mob Justice.

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The Cape Town MEC Has Released An Official Statement To The Public

https://ewn.co.za/2022/03/25/mec-mitchell-taking-steps-to-declare-nyanga-high-risk-zone?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter CAPE TOWN - The Western Cape Transport MEC Daylin Mitchell is on Friday taking more time to pronounce the Nyanga region a high-risk zone in regard of taxi savagery. This follows savagery that corresponded with a walk in Cape Town's CBD on Thursday and a troublesome sluggish guard on the parkway.

  3 months ago ago
The Cape Town MEC Has Released An Official Statement To The Public

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Foreign National Arrested After Police Raid Chop Shop & Found R4 Million Stolen Car Parts

A foreigner was caught after police raided a chop shop and found stolen car parts worth R4 million. After setting up a trap, police in Kraaifontein, South Africa, caught the owner of a chop shop early on Monday, May 23. The suspect was caught with stolen goods worth 4 million rand, and the police took him into custody after a raid on the property.

  1 month ago ago
Foreign National Arrested After Police Raid Chop Shop & Found R4 Million Stolen Car Parts

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[Pictures] The surprising things police have been finding during the long Easter weekend.

Police officers who are members of the Provincial Extortion Task Team received information on Thursday the 14th of April 2022, at approximately 23:30. The information they got was regarding a taxi owner who was in possession of an unlicensed firearm at a premises in Kupiso Street Bloekombos, Kraaifontein.

  2 months ago ago
[Pictures] The surprising things police have been finding during the long Easter weekend.

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Here Is Why The Taxi Violence Is Getting Out of Hand

https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/two-taxi-drivers-shot-dead-in-bloekombos-a81f6a07-4aec-473f-bc19-3b8ff1f6dea4?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1649407009 The occurrence happened soon after 7.30pm on Wednesday, said Kraaifontein police, who had since opened an examination enlisting two instances of homicide and one of endeavored murder. Story go on underneath Advertisment Police representative Wesley Twigg said: "The conditions encompass a shooting occurrence on April 6 in Jackson Masala Street, Bloekombos, Kraaifontein.

  2 months ago ago
Here Is Why The Taxi Violence Is Getting Out of Hand

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Motorists Cautioned To Avoid This Road As There Are Stones Being Thrown

Motorists in Kraaifontein cautioned to avoid the vicinity of Maroela Way due to stone throwing. Earlier today, on Monday 21st of March, members of the Metro Police Tactical Response Unit (TRU) were despatched to render assistance to SAPS Public Order Policing unit after receiving reports of protesting in Bloekombos.

  3 months ago ago
Motorists Cautioned To Avoid This Road As There Are Stones Being Thrown

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Man and woman arrested for possession of the following

Members of the Flying Squad were alerted to the presence of firearms at a location in Magongela Street, Bloekombos, Kraaifontein. They took the information and went to the listed address with the help of Crime Intelligence and Kraaifontein Law Enforcement Leap officers. Image: South Afican Police Service

  2 months ago ago
Man and woman arrested for possession of the following

EDUCATION

New information Linked To The Death of Kraaifontein Teacher Has Been Released To The Public

https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/murdered-kraaifontein-teacher-laid-to-rest-after-what-many-allege-was-a-hit-to-silence-him-ec15d5e8-11e9-4e23-8a25-180c5b63b0f6?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1647254586 Duna was let go at the end of the week, just about fourteen days after he was shot dead in his carport by obscure suspects. Story go on underneath Advertisment The occurrence has rankled the neighborhood local area, including guardians of students and inhabitants who assert that Duna was killed for needing to call out debasement that would ensnare individuals from the school's overseeing body at the optional school where he instructed.

  3 months ago ago
New information Linked To The Death of Kraaifontein Teacher Has Been Released To The Public

EDUCATION

Parents fume as Emithini Primary School pupils continue to wait for mobile classrooms

Mobile school rooms are yet to be set up at Emithini Primary School in Bloekombos, leaving freshmen in limbo and parents annoyed. Kraaifontein resident and community activist Linda Phito sounded the alarm on the put off of the undertaking headed by means of the Western Cape Education Department (WCED).

  2 months ago ago
Parents fume as Emithini Primary School pupils continue to wait for mobile classrooms

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Top Criminal Offenders Have Finally Been Arrested

https://ewn.co.za/2022/04/07/2-people-killed-1-wounded-in-kraaifontein-shooting?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter CAPE TOWN - Two men were killed and one more was injured in a thought taxi-related shooting in Kraaifontein. The threesome was evidently designated on Wednesday night. The police's Wesley Twigg said that the intention was indistinct. "Kraaifontein police went to the crime location where they observed the casualties with gunfire wounds to their bodies.

  2 months ago ago
Top Criminal Offenders Have Finally Been Arrested

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Four injured when three Golden Arrow buses set alight in taxi strike

Source: TheSouthAfrican Four voyagers upheld wounds when three Golden Arrow transports were set land on Thursday morning amidst the tazi strike in Cape Town. Three vehicles were pursued and set land in Nyanga, Bloekombos (Kraaifontein) and Eisleben Road. The Golden Arrow Bus Service (GABS) said delegate Bronwen Dyke-Beyer said the aim is at this point hazy, but it has every one of the reserves of being associated with the current taxi industry strike.

  3 months ago ago
Four injured when three Golden Arrow buses set alight in taxi strike

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Sad news; Other legends set on fire in a bus, Check why

Four passengers sustained injuries while three Golden Arrow buses had been set alight on Thursday morning amid the tazi strike in Cape Town. WHAT HAPPENED ON THURSDAY MORNING? Three buses were attacked and set alight in Nyanga, Bloekombos (Kraaifontein) and Eisleben Road. The Golden Arrow Bus Service (GABS) stated spokesperson Bronwen Dyke-Beyer stated the cause is still unknown, however it seems to be linked to nowadays’s taxi industry strike.

  3 months ago ago
Sad news; Other legends set on fire in a bus, Check why