WARNING! 
ROBBERY OF FIREARMS

15 October 2021

WHAT TO DO IF YOUR FIREARM IS STOLEN: 
Report the incident at the local SAPS station immediately.
A person is guilty of an offence in terms of the Firearms Control Act, 2000 (Act No 60 of 2000) if he or she fails to report the loss or theft of a firearm within 24 hours.

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Wanted for kidnapping and murder

15 October 2021

Brits – The police are looking for Kishan Kistaven Laskad Pillay (38) in connection with kidnapping and murder cases reported on 22 and 23 April 2021 in Sandfontein, Brits.

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Community members inform on criminals

12 October 2021

Northam – Matlabas Plaaswag Protospan received information about a vehicle which was on its way to load stolen copper in the Makoppa area on Thursday 30 September.

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Assen 
in ashes

01 October 2021

Assen – The brave Thaba Fire and Rescue volunteers were called out to assist in extinguishing a runaway fire in Assen (between Thabazimbi and Brits) on Thursday 23 September. 

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VEERED off the road

27 September 2021

Thabazimbi – A Toyota sedan veered off the road just before the Brits turn off near Thabazimbi on Wednesday 22 September. No serious injuries were reported. 

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Looking for eyewitnesses 
[Letter to the editor]

27 September 2021

Ek wil ook graag hoor van die persoon wat agter die Volvo, wat in die ongeluk betrokke was, gery het. Anders as deurgegee deur noodpersoneel en geplaas in die koerant was die persoon wat oorlede was op die toneel nie die bestuurder van die voertuig nie. 

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Don’t stop to exchange details after an accident? 
[Letter to the editor]

27 September 2021

R510/ Rustenburg/ Thabazimbi – I was driving from Rustenburg to Thabazimbi when I saw three youngsters next to road, eyes stricken with panic.

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Beware of Covid-19 scams!

27 September 2021

Criminals will use anything, even Covid-19, to scam you! 
With the global pandemic comes the desire to stay updated with the most current information. However, it can be difficult for internet users to navigate this information and separate fact from fiction. It is also difficult to ensure that links and resources are reliable.

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Close call when car rolls

17 September 2021

Thabazimbi – Four people were injured in an accident on the R510 on Saturday 11 September. The driver lost control of the SUV which veered off the road and rolled.

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Busted

17 September 2021

Thabazimbi - Matlabas Plaaswag received information about a vehicle that was possibly involved in theft from vehicles that was on its way to Thabazimbi on Friday 10 September.

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