New Year’s Eve: Police clamp down on fireworks, drunk driving as revellers ring in 2020

New Year's Eve: Police clamp down on fireworks, drunk driving as revellers ring in 2020: As many get ready to ring in the New Year, Gauteng police will be on high alert preventing crime and disorder in areas known for "disorderly behaviour".. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Homeless killings: No murders of Tshwane homeless men reported since June - but no arrests either: After homeless people in Muckleneuk, Tshwane, spent the first six months of 2019 living in fear, there hasn't … [Read more...]

Asylum seekers accuse Pretoria police of taking bribes

Asylum seekers accuse Pretoria police of taking bribes: Police have urged asylum seekers, who claim they are forced to pay bribes at Pretoria Central police station, to lay a formal complaint.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria High Court dismisses Public Protector's Estina dairy farm leave to appeal bid: The Public Protector's application for leave to appeal the scathing Estina dairy farm judgment has been dismissed with costs.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

Refugees, police officers injured in battle to clear UNHCR offices in Pretoria

Refugees, police officers injured in battle to clear UNHCR offices in Pretoria: The police were met with violent resistance as they removed hundreds of refugees from the UN High Commissioner for Refugees' offices in Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria WATCH | Police start removing refugees from UNHCR building in Pretoria: Police have started removing refugees who have been camping at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' offices in Pretoria.. Articles relating … [Read more...]

Refugee sit-in: Demonstration not illegal, say the police

Refugee sit-in: Demonstration not illegal, say the police: The police believe refugees who are staging a protest outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) offices in Pretoria are exercising their constitutional rights and that the gathering is not illegal.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Police officers applauded for sending magistrate’s killers to jail

Police officers applauded for sending magistrate's killers to jail: Three suspects were each handed a life sentence in the Pretoria High Court on Thursday, for the murder of magistrate Victor Mabunda outside his Bronkhorstspruit home in January 2018.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Hawks could expand Sandra Moonsamy kidnapping probe beyond SA's borders: The international syndicate, linked to the kidnapping of a Durban businesswoman Sandra Moonsamy, has been bust.. Articles … [Read more...]

Police captain cuts weekend short, drives 300km to catch wanted murder suspect

Police captain cuts weekend short, drives 300km to catch wanted murder suspect: Captain Simon Motolla was attending a wedding more than 300km away when he drove back to the capital city to help capture a wanted murder suspect who had been on the run for over a year.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Driver seriously injured in freak excavator accident: In a freak accident, a driver of an excavator sustained serious injuries after heavy construction vehicle fell into a landfill on … [Read more...]

Completed in 2014, this police station has never been used

Completed in 2014, this police station has never been used: A new police station in Moeka Village ,north of Pretoria, is standing empty while the community struggles with crime.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Police probe social media posts accusing men of rape, after threats made

Police probe social media posts accusing men of rape, after threats made: The South African Police Service in Brooklyn, Pretoria is investigating social media accounts which have tweeted rape allegations against men.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Brits attorney gets 15 years in jail for theft of R30m: The attorney pocketed money meant for municipal payments, resulting in a local mall's water and electricity being shut off.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

‘I don’t want to leave in a body bag’: Joburg woman demands police action after assault

'I don't want to leave in a body bag': Joburg woman demands police action after assault: Zamatungwa Khumalo has taken to Twitter to detail her frustration with the police's handling of her severe assault.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]