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Prisoners were caught operating these kinds of scams from their cells with this. See pictures.

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The activity, which occurred on Thursday night, was upheld by the Falcons' Serious Defilement Examination group in Gauteng and Crisis Backing Group (EST) from the Gauteng Division of Remedial Administrations (DCS).


As indicated by Birds of prey representative, Lieutenant Colonel Philani Nkwalase, the activity was pointed toward directing a cybercrime search and seizure as well as executing warrants of capture to four indicted detainees on a variety of charges which included blackmail, imitating a cop, tax evasion, fraud and expressing.


"This follows an inside and out examination concerning degenerate cops purportedly coercing cash from a few male casualties who had looked for the help of a surreptitious web-based escort organization.


"The casualties would later be educated by somebody implying to be a cop that an instance of assault and extortion was open against them as they utilized counterfeit cash to pay the sex laborers.


"They would likewise introduce a phony warrant of capture through WhatsApp and request installment to guarantee that the police, alongside the investigator, make the cases vanish.


"The Falcons examination uncovered that an organization of prisoners with phones supposedly made profiles of cops utilizing the blend of both their names and photographs taken from online entertainment profiles of clueless cops.


"They further obtained a call log from a web-based base escort organization persistently to contact the casualties who paid them in anxiety toward indictment.


"Over the period among May and August 2022, the aggregate sums of R760 000 and R560 000 had been paid into two separate records gave to the casualties to store the cash," Nkwalase said.


During the hunt, the group found different cell phones on every one of the four suspects. This was quickly seized for additional examination.


A sum of 36 mobile phones and 19 chargers, alongside different extras, were likewise found from different prisoners in similar cells were seized by DCS EST.


The four detainees, matured somewhere in the range of 26 and 32, are supposed to show up in the Pretoria Justice's Court on Monday, August 15.

More captures are fast approaching.


Common top of the Birds of prey, General Ebrahim Kadwa, complimented the group for the fastidious examination.


He further cautioned those utilizing the administrations of sex laborers and ready to pay the police to sidestep capture will have to deal with debasement penalties in the event that they don't help out the police examination.


Any individual who might have succumbed to this blackmail trick is urged to approach and contact Skipper Jacques Loock on 082 778 5626.

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