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South Africans blames Foreigners for crime but see what they were caught selling in Gauteng

There has been a long-standing problem with the concept of xenophobia in South Africa, with locals organizing their own groups to demand the expulsion of foreigners. South Africans have petitioned their president to deport foreigners, claiming that these individuals are to blame for the country's crime, human tracking, and drug smuggling problems. 

Over 460 suspects were arrested by the SAPS for selling counterfeit goods and other crimes, and not a single one of them was a foreign national, proving that Malema was right in saying that South Africans are the real Masterminds of all the crimes and corruption happening in Mzansi and foreigners are just being used as scapegoats. 

The Gauteng Police reportedly divided into multiple teams and fanned out around the province to root out criminal enterprises, root out corruption, and check the legality of licenses held by businesses such as restaurants and bars. One set was dispersed to the Tshwane and Sedibeng Districts, another to the Randburg and Park Town areas, and still another to the Vosloorus neighborhood. 

Reports indicate that the Parktown group has detained several store owners and seized goods with an estimated value of R2.8 million, as well as closing several illicit liquor outlets from which alcohol with an estimated value of R2 million was recovered. 

Conversely, a crew backed by SARS, Customs, Fidelity Reaction, and Brandholders conducted raids on various stores in Randburg and successfully stole international brands of shoes, apparel, watches, and handbags. Over 260 individuals were charged with offences including possession of counterfeit goods and driving while intoxicated, and 2 were arrested. 

Approximately R2 million worth of alcohol was stolen in 8 separate raids on businesses in the Vosloorus area. This is because the proprietors were selling alcohol without the required permits. There were a total of 172 individuals apprehended, and they were all wanted for different offences. 

The SApS, however, made a number of significant arrests in the West Rand District; more than 110 people were taken into custody for various offenses, including murder, assault with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, armed robbery, possession of an unlicensed firearm, and destruction of essential infrastructure. Over 320 people were apprehended in the Tshwane and Sedibeng Districts for various offenses. 

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