Articles Posted in the " Crime Map " Category

  • Alberton Pub Suspect Turns Himself In

    Alberton Pub Suspect Turns Himself In: A man on Friday handed himself over to Alberton police‚ following the killing of Ludi Vink‚ who died while trying to stop a pub brawl. Captain Manare Ramothela said the suspect is 52 years old. “The suspect is in police custody. He will face a charge of murder‚” said Ramothela. Vink was […]


  • Brutal Attack In Randhart Pub

    Brutal Attack In Randhart Pub: Ludi Vink was attacked at Mitzy’s Biker Pub in Randhart on Tuesday night. The incident was captured on CCTV footage. Vink’s mother Danlee has put up a post on Facebook saying: “My heart is ripped out, my darling, beautiful kind son, so pointlessly and savagely ripped from me”. LUDI Vink […]


  • CPS Security Gets The Bad Guy

    CPS Security Gets The Bad Guy: A suspect was caught red handed and in the act after he attempted to steal a white Toyota Corolla on February 13 in Voortrekker Road, Alberton. A CPS Security’s client had triggered his panic button after he noticed the suspect tampering with the vehicle. The CPS reaction units were […]


  • Advertisement Led To Murder

    Advertisement Led To Murder: Emer-G-Med’s RV5 and RV9 responded to reports of a shooting incident on the R550 near Eikenhof, south of Johannesburg, on Wednesday, January 4 at 15:30. Paramedics arrived on the scene to find a large police presence. It was reported that the victim and his friend were told to meet a man from Alberton, […]


  • Alberton Home Affairs Complaints

    Alberton Home Affairs Complaints: A woman says she went into the Home Affairs offices with her daughter (November 23) and after hours of standing in the queue, they were told to move and then just sent after that from pillar to post. “When I asked to speak to a manager, things really started to get bad. This […]


  • Eden Park Couple Hijacked

    Eden Park Couple Hijacked: A couple from Lancia Street, Eden Park were surprised by armed men and then hijacked when they arrived at home at 21:30 on Sunday, November 27. The couple stopped at the gate and saw no person or vehicle in the street. “But just as my husband was opening the gate, a silver-grey Camry […]


  • Crime News In Alberton

    Crime News In Alberton: Promise Grill in Meyersdal, Alberton, fell victim to an armed robbery. The incident took place on Saturday, November 12 and it is believed one of the staff members was attacked, but no serious injuries were reported. Investigations are still underway. Then in other news a white male driving a white Toyota Hilux 2006 model […]


  • No Help At All

    No Help At All: If you are in an emergency, think twice about using the MTN’s emergency line. And don’t expect help from the police’s 10111 number, either. This is the advice of a Good Samaritan who helped a woman who had been allegedly chucked out of a moving car by her husband on the N12 between […]


  • Orphans Kidnapped

    Orphans Kidnapped: Seven armed men gained access to TLC Children’s Home on Plot 136 Bronkhorstfontein, Eikenhof, on Wednesday, November 16, in a hijacked ambulance, kidnapping three children and then speeding off to Jacksonville Squatter Camp. The security guard stationed at the TLC Children’s Home allowed the men onto the premises under the impression that they were medical […]


  • Quick Actions By Fox Security

    Quick Actions By Fox Security: The Fox Control Centre received a call from a client at Sunview Townhouses, stating that someone was breaking into one of the units on Tuesday November 8 at around 11:50. Tactical units and reaction units were immediately dispatched and Brackendowns SAPS were contacted to assist. “On arrival, our client informed us that they […]


  • Body Found Near Alberton City

    Body Found Near Alberton City: Another body has been found in a spruit at the bridge in Du Plessis Street near Alberton City shopping mall close to the taxi rank. According to Elowayne Gouws from Fox Security, it appears that the man may have drowned and has been in the water for a couple of days. Details […]


  • Alberton Stories Roundup

    Alberton Stories Roundup: A nineteen-year-old motorcyclist has sustained serious injuries after he allegedly lost control of his motorbike and fell on the R59 and corner Swartkoppies Road in Alberton. Netcare911 paramedics worked alongside paramedics from the Provincial EMS on scene. The man was stabilised on scene and thereafter transported to a nearby hospital for further medical care. The […]


  • Police On The Hunt For The Killers

    Police On The Hunt For The Killers: Gauteng police are appealing to anyone who has information on the person or people responsible for the murder of a teenage girl to please come forward. Ane Diana Jacobs was found half naked in a piece of open veld in Alberton on Tuesday. Police spokesperson Captain Mavela Masondo said the circumstances […]


  • Arrest Made In Alrode

    Arrest Made In Alrode: During a routine patrol at a site in Alrode, Hi Zone Tactical Response officers recently apprehended a suspicious male who was on a client’s site. It was later discovered he was wanted for theft and that local community members were chasing the male. The SAPS were contacted and the suspect was taken to […]


  • Crime Mall Of The South

    Crime Mall Of The South: An armed robbery occurred at the Telkom store Saturday morning, 8th of October 2016 just after 9AM. Suspects entered the store and produced firearms. An undisclosed amount of goods was taken. No shots were fired and tenants or customers were not harmed during the incident. The Centre’s Security is working closely with the South […]


  • EMPD On Top Of Crime

    EMPD On Top Of Crime: Metropolitan Police Department officers arrested three suspects for allegedly stealing cables on Tuesday, September 27. At about 15:00 in the afternoon the EMPD Alberton precinct officers busy with law enforcement activities on the R59 freeway, direction north, stopped a suspicious 4.5 ton Nissan Cabster truck full of electric steel wires. Upon investigation, […]


  • Fox Security Takes Down Crime In Randhart

    Fox Security Takes Down Crime In Randhart: On the 27 September 2016 Fox security received a phone call from a resident in Kristal Crescent Randhart in connection with a man that jumped over the wall into the property from the R59. Fox security dispatched a Tactical unit and armed response was dispatched and shortly arrived at […]


  • EMPD Rounds Up Criminals

    EMPD Rounds Up Criminals: The EMPD Public Order Policing Unit rounded up 11 wanted suspects who are on red dockets recently. Dockets on crimes reported are registered at police stations locally and where the suspects are known, the police go out in search of those suspects so that the cases can be heard in a court of […]


  • Business Robbery Leaves Two Dead

    Business Robbery Leaves Two Dead: The owner of a tavern in Palmridge Extension 2 and a member of the metro police were shot dead by robbers on Sunday August the 21. According to the Eden Park SAPS, the tavern owner was shot by robbers. He then called out to his metro police friend for help, but, unfortunately, […]


  • Mall Of The South Armed Robbery

    Mall Of The South Armed Robbery: An armed robbery took place at Mall of the South, when three armed men approached the manager and shop assistant at the Samsung store at 19:00 on Tuesday evening, September 6, as the store was just about to close for the day. The manager and assistant were asked for the safe […]