Special Report on Cordon and Search Operation conducted by SAPS members on today 15th June in Hartbeespoortdam Policing area:
During the early hours of this morning a Cordon and Search Operation commenced in Hartbeespoortdam, consisting of units from Public Order Police, TRT, Mounted Unit, one helicopter from Air Wing, K9 unit and various members from Brits Cluster Police stations inccluding Hartbeespoortdam.
North West Provincial Traffic members were also present.
A total of 230 Police members were involved in the excercise.
55 suspects were arrested during the operation as follows:
31x Illegal immigrants
12x Possession of Dagga.
2x Possession of unlicenced firearms and ammunition
1x Cable Theft
1x counterfeit cigarrettes
6x Illegal Shebeens.
The operation was overseen by the Provincial Commisioner Lt Gen. Mothswenyane and Brits Cluster Commander Gen. Mosimanegape as well as several Station Commanders within the Brits Cluster.
A big thank you to the Police for a job well done.
Romano v d Spuy CPF