Dealing in stolen car parts

29 November 2019

Rustenburg – On Friday 22 November, eight suspects appeared before the Rustenburg Magistrates’ Court on charges of possession of suspected stolen motor vehicles, possession of suspected stolen motor vehicle parts and being in the country illegally.

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FARM ROBBERY 2 IN COURT

29 November 2019

NW – Two men accused of illegally entering a farmhouse in Zeerust before robbing the owner of cellphones and an unspecified amount of cash are appearing before the Bafokeng Magistrates’ Court for the possession of suspected stolen property and the illegal possession of drugs. 

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HAWKS SHUT DOWN DAGGA-LAB

29 November 2019

NW – The Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime Investigation unit and members of the Hartebeespootdam K9-unit shut down a hydroponic dagga-lab in Assen on Friday 22 November.

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100 RHINO HORNS FOUND 

29 November 2019

NW – Five suspects were arrested for the illegal possession of firearms and ammunition on Tuesday 26 November after the police swooped down on two farms located in Klerksdorp and Hartbeesfontein.

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Tlhabane burglar BUSTED

29 November 2019

Tlhabane – The long arm of the law finally caught up with a suspect linked to several house robberies in Tlhabane. He was arrested on Thursday 21 November. 

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Farmer brutally murdered in Wolmaransstad

29 November 2019

Wolmaransstad – On Sunday 24 November, 67-year old farmer Schalk van der Merwe and his wife Lettie, were approached by five suspects pretending to buy sheep on their farm.

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Break the silence! 

29 November 2019

Rustenburg – The 16 Days of Activism for No cAgainst Women and Children campaign runs annually from 25 November to 10 December. To show their support for the campaign, the South African Police Service (SAPS) arranged a march through the streets of Rustenburg on Wednesday 27 November. 

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Spotlight on safe driving  

29 November 2019

Mogwase/ Rustenburg – On Saturday 9 November, scores of drivers based in the North West Province received free road safety training as part of an initiative to reduce accidents. 

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R24 accident claims cyclist’s life

15 November 2019

Rustenburg – Rustenburg cyclist, Eon van Zyl, sadly passed away after he was hit by a vehicle on Sunday 10 November on the R24, just outside Rustenburg.

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Human skull mystery unresolved

15 November 2019

Rustenburg – Questions regarding the discovery of a human skull at the construction site of the new mall on Tuesday 5 November are yet to be answered. The police are still awaiting the results of a forensic test for any possible leads. 

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