The labour minister urged employers to do the right thing and threatened he would name and shame employers who did not comply with lockdown regulations. 
Police say the injured alleged accomplice will appear in court once they have recovered from their injuries.
A source said nearly 100 workers had been working without any physical distancing or hand sanitiser.
Officers followed three men who were in violation of regulation rules and found the bodies of three adult males.
Police say they confiscated alcohol worth R1 million from a 31-year-old man.
Two videos show an apparent trend of people swearing at the police minister while stating their disregard for Covid-19 restrictions. It has not ended well for some of them.

Crime Eight people, including pensioner, in court for killing and burning three men

It is suspected that the deceased were severely assaulted before being set alight as there were several stones found around the scene.

Crime Minister concerned about increasing GBV cases following murder of granny

This comes after Genzeni Ernstine MaMthalane Zuma was raped and murdered, allegedly by men posing as SANDF soldiers who said they were going around sanitising homes.

Crime Cape Town mom accused of neglecting kids to go to shebeen

The woman’s children were found outdoors in Site 5 in Dunoon and were taken to safety by police while their mother was being tracked down.

Covid-19 WATCH: Journalists witness ‘policeman’ tormenting Hillbrow residents with a sjambok

Journalists from the Mail & Guardian reported on Tuesday about what they had witnessed in the Johannesburg CBD on Monday, amid a nationwide lockdown imposed by President Cyril Ramaphosa to combat the spread of Covid-19.

Crime Scammer posing as Mogoeng asks judges for money after ‘cousin dies’

The scammer sent emails, posing as the chief justice, stating his cousin died and that he needed money urgently.

Crime Woman stabbed to death in funeral parlour, another found murdered near school

Police spokesperson Brigadier Leonard Hlathi said in the first incident, the body of a woman was discovered in Kwaggafontein in the early hours of the morning.

Covid-19 Lockdown: Over 200 people arrested in North West

Lehari encouraged residents to comply with the lockdown regulations and physical distancing when travelling or queuing at shops and banks.

Crime Four arrested after missing Free State woman’s body found in church’s pit toilet

Two men and two women, aged between 30 and 56, have since been arrested and charged with murder.

Crime Five arrested in Northern Cape for ‘illegally hunting’ kudu, gemsbok and wildebeest

According to police spokesperson Brigadier Mohale Ramatseba, five SAPS members stopped a white bakkie and searched it.

Crime Ambulance crew robbed at gunpoint in Pretoria while assisting patient

Two men reportedly approached the open ambulance door while the crew was busy sighting an IV line for the patient, and produced a gun.

Crime Granny, 75, allegedly raped and murdered by men posing as soldiers – MEC

Nonhlanhla Khoza said government was concerned about ‘criminals who take advantage of the national lockdown to rob and murder unsuspecting citizens’.

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Woman in hot water for false Covid-19 voice message

Covid-19 Woman in hot water for false Covid-19 voice message

Police are investigating a case of spreading fake information after a woman sent a voice note alleging that a relative had tested positive for the virus.

Crime Con artist targeting pensioners at malls in Durban north, warns resident

A number of pensioners in the Durban north area areallegedly being targeted by a con woman who gains their trust by assisting them at supermarkets.

Crime Dad ‘forcefully abducts’ son from mother’s house during lockdown

In terms of the 21-day lockdown to curb the spread of Covid-19, no one is allowed to leave their homes unless under strictly controlled circumstances.



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