Tag: Camperdown Magistrate’s Court


Eight members of ‘sticky-tape gang’ arrested

POLICE believe they have broken the spine of the notorious “sticky-tape gang” — responsible for a spate of house robberies in the Cato Ridge and Camperdown areas — with the arrest of eight men yesterday. Police spokesperson Colonel Jay Naicker […]


Saddle syndicate hobbled

POLICE and a private security company have arrested five men in the Mid-Illovo, Camperdown, Mophela and Sankontshe areas said to be part of a huge syndicate that steals and sells horse saddles as far as Lesotho and the Transkei. The […]


Crime fighters foil hijack

POLICE, together with Magma Security and Investigations, have foiled the plans of six suspects who were on their way to allegedly earning R650 000 for hijacking a truck carrying eight vehicles valued at R2,5 million, in the early hours of yesterday morning. […]


Sleeping gang nabbed

Members of a housebreaking gang were arrested after being surprised while fast asleep in Hopewell near Thornville outside Pietermaritzburg, and goods estimated to be worth about R100 000 were recovered in the early hours of yesterday. Camperdown police, crime intelligence […]