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Most wanted criminal in Hartbeespoort caught, let out on bail

One of the most wanted criminals in Hartbeespoort, linked to almost 20 cases, was caught on Sunday after a three-daylong operation to track...

Suspected car thieves caught on camera

Police suspected that the same car thieves who attempted to steal a vehicle at Village Mall on Sunday, stole a vehicle about 20 minutes...

Father and son sentenced for murder

Schalk Myburgh (52) and his son Schalk Myburgh Jnr (29) from the Sanddrift area near Brits were both sentenced to 22 years imprisonment by...

Armed gang hits two homes in minutes

An armed gang targeted two homes in Welgegund in Hartbeespoort on Friday morning, holding residents at gunpoint and robbing them of valuables. “Around 03:00 on...

Alleged child molester accused of sexually assaulting 15 children

A 55-year-old man appeared in the Brits Magistrates’ court on Monday on 15 charges of sexually assaulting small boys. “The accused was arrested on Friday,...

Wanted house robbers arrested

Three wanted house robbers were arrested in Ten Rooms on Friday after members of the Hartbeespoort police’s crime prevention unit worked around the clock...

Robber caught at hospital

An armed robber who went to hospital after a shootout with a house owner during a robbery, was arrested by the police when he...

Two arrested after man goes missing

Two men from the Mooinooi area were arrested and appeared in court last week on charges of defeating the ends of justice, kidnapping and...
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Hartbeespoort a hotspot for car thieves

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