The Reiger Park police have recently destroyed more than 500 litres of alcohol seized from illegal shebeens during separate raids on unlicensed taverns.
Regardless of intensified police patrols in the Angelo informal settlement, violent crime and murder continue to be a way of life in this informal settlement.
The man accused of killing another man in Joe Slovo informal settlement made his first court appearance in the Boksburg Magistrate’s Court and was remanded in custody.
The Dawn Park SAPS arrested a 45-year-old man from Villa Liza for allegedly stealing four 200g packets of bacon, valued at about R80, from a local retailer in Dawn Park on November 14.
The dad and daughter arrested in Sunward Park on November 8 in connection with illegal weapons and ammunition and trying to bribe a police officer appeared in the Boksburg Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, November 16.
Residents of Boksburg are invited to the annual SAPS public auction of unclaimed forfeited goods, on November 23, at the Boksburg Wrestling Club, in Cason Road (next to Boksburg North Clinic).
Quick-thinking members of the newly formed Reiger Park Crime Intelligence Unit on Sunday, November 12 arrested a suspect for the murder of a man who was gunned down in his shack the previous day.
Police are investigating four cases of murder that happened over the weekend in Boksburg in separate incidents.
Boksburg North SAPS officers arrested two men suspected of hijacking a motor vehicle on November 6.
Eighteen suspects were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol over the weekend of November 3 to 5.
The Gauteng Flying Squad arrested two people after uncovering a cache of arms and live ammunition in a house in Sunward Park on November 8.