South African Police Service
What started out as an investigation into house robberies, business robberies and hijackings in Lwandle, Strand and Somerset West,resulted in a two year project that saw three policemen and two alleged drug dealers arrested during last week.
The crime intelligence driven operation dubbed "Project Elephant" continued with its endeavors to root out corruption within SAPS in the Western Cape which resulted in two more police officers arrested yesterday on charges of corruption.
The two members are due in Strand Magistrates court tomorrow. Police management have reiterated their hard stance on corrupt police and it is hoped that the arrests will send a strong message to would be corrupt members.
“Project Elephant” has not concluded as yet and the possibility of more arrests is not ruled out.
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