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Hawks seize illicit and counterfeit cigarettes in Cape Town

PRETORIA – A 32-year-old suspect was arrested yesterday at his home in Ottery, Cape Town, following a joint intelligence driven operation led by the Hawks’ Serious Commercial Crime Investigation team together with Crime Intelligence, SAPS K9 unit and Customs officials.…

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Hawks uncover abalone processing facility in Cape Town

PRETORIA – The Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime Investigation team together with Crime Intelligence as well as officials from the Department of Forestry Fisheries and Environmental Affairs (DFFE) conducted a sting operation and clamped down on an illicit abalone processing facility …

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Inanda armed robbers due in court

DURBAN – It is alleged that on 12 May 2020, the victim was stationary at Inanda Newtown A, whilst his crew was offloading bread at a local supermarket. At this time, two armed men showed up and approached them.
At …

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Western Cape lucrative cigarette market receives major blow through police vigilance

WESTERN CAPE – The illicit drug trade has yet again received another blow as vigilant members deployed at cross-border roadblocks between the Eastern-and-Western Cape confiscated large amounts of dagga and illicit cigarettes as part of our strategy to eradicate drug …

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Police launch search operation for missing person

POLOKWANE – The Police in Tubatse outside Burgersfort have launched a search operation for a missing person, Sibusiso Zwane aged 22, from Praktiseer Village who allegedly went missing on 09 May 2020.
His father allegedly left him at home and …

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