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The Business for Road Safety Forum (BRS) encourages road safety ahead of Easter

The Business for Road Safety (BRS) Forum is urging all road users to be vigilant on the road and to obey traffic rules in the lead up to the long Easter weekend. Traffic volumes are expected to increase across the country as holiday-makers travel to various destinations. The BRS is an initiative, which was formed…

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Suspects arrested and hijacked vehicle recovered in the Phoenix area

Two suspects have been arrested following a hijacking in the Phoenix area earlier this evening.  The hijacked motor vehicle, a white Toyota Hilux was fitted with a tracking device and a signal was picked up in the Ntuzuma area.  The Marshall Security Special Operations Team was activated and after a brief tracking period, the vehicle…

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Breakthrough made in arrest of members of motor vehicle theft syndicate

The Provincial Tracking Team has conducted an intelligence driven operation which led to a major breakthrough. A motor vehicle theft syndicate who is operating from a smallholding outside Polokwane was nabbed. The police followed a suspected stolen car until it entered the said smallholding. Upon arrival, a number of suspected stolen motor vehicles were recovered…

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How can we protect our vehicles and possessions from remote jamming?

In the recent past a criminal element is moving around our malls usually in motor vehicles in possession of remote jammers, resulting in several incidents of theft out of motor vehicles. Please ensure that your vehicle is locked when leaving your vehicle to go shopping. Do not leave valuables in your vehicle especially which are…

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Hijackings and smash-and-grabs – the AA gives a list of do’s and don’ts

Hijackings, and smash-and-grab incidents, can occur anytime, and anywhere. Recent reports suggest an increase in both these classes of attacks. The Automobile Association (AA) has warned motorists to be vigilant while driving, and to ensure they take responsibility for their own, and their passengers’ safety. “The most important thing to do is be informed of…

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Hijack awareness campaign held at Vosloorus

Vosloorus SAPS in partnership with VCPF, VCPF Patrollers, EMPD, Ekurhuleni Traffic Wardens and the Department of Community Safety Traffic Wardens held a Hijacking Awareness Campaign at hijacking hot spots, road intersections and at Chris Hanni Crossings Shopping Mall to make the community aware of the escalating cases of hijacking reported in the area. Initially, local…

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Fuel hike clipped as Rand rallies – AA

Fuel prices will increase in February, but not by as much as expected, after the Rand staged a comeback against the US dollar in late-January. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA) which was commenting on unaudited month-end fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund (CEF). “International oil prices remain near their…

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