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Police minister to hold crime meeting in Lavender Hill

By Anees Teladia Religious leaders, Community Policing Forums, street committees, non-governmental organizations as well as parents and community members will have an opportunity to engage the Minister of Police, Bheki Cele on the impact of crime in the Western Cape. The crime imbizo is called “Community Mobilization against Crime” and[…]

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Ramaphosa launches Anti-Gang Unit in Hanover Park

A fleet of brand new BMWs were officially handed over by President Cyril Ramaphosa to the Western Cape’s new Anti-Gang Unit during a launch in Hanover Park, Cape Town, on Friday. SAPS paraded 50 unmarked BMWs, to be used specifically by detectives, in front of thousands of screaming Hanover Park[…]

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Cele says no to army deployment on Cape Flats

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) will not be deployed to deal with gangsterism and high crime rates in Cape Town’s low-income communities, Police Minister Bheki Cele maintained on Thursday. He confirmed his stance an hour before the DA, led by party leader Mmusi Maimane, marched to the Nyanga[…]

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Axed ANC employee linked to at least 3 heists: Cele

Police Minister Bheki Cele announced on Thursday morning that an employee at ANC headquarters Luthuli House had been linked to at least three cash-in-transit heists. “This is almost his third cash heist, this guy. It is not the first one. Two are in the North West, plus this one (Soweto).[…]

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Lennit Max appointed as Bheki Cele’s special advisor

Member of the Western Cape legislature and former provincial police commissioner Lennit Max on Saturday announced his appointment as special advisor to Police Minister Bheki Cele. In a statement on Saturday, he invited the media to a press conference to be held on Monday to expand on his new assignment.[…]

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Police arrest 14 cash-in-transit suspects in 24 hours

The second-in-command of a syndicate committing cash-in-transit (CIT) heists and 13 suspects have been arrested in the last 24 hours. That is what police minister Bheki Cele revealed on Wednesday during a press conference held by the National Press Club in Centurion. Cele said the second-in-command they arrested is one[…]

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