Kidnappers sentenced to 38 years

According to police the suspect allegedly approached the victim (41) as she was walking to a shop on the farm. He threatened her with a knife, ordered her to undress and raped her.

Operation Fiela sweeps through town

Police officers from the Nelspruit cluster conducted Operation Fiela, an anti-crime initiative, on October 16 and made several arrests.

Disregard for the law hampers delivery

Top priorities are water, electricity delivery and formalising informal settlements like Msholozi, which will be integrated into Ward 30. The settlement had made it impossible for the government to construct a road that was planned to reduce delays on the R40.

Increase in burglaries worrying SAPS and CPF

Theft and burglaries at smallholdings and farms around White River, as well as burglaries in residential areas are on the rise, CPF members heard during their monthly meeting.