Northern Cape Provincial SAPS components and stations in greater Kimberley area executes Operation â€˜Sabela' NORTHERN CAPE - Personnel attached to Northern Cape SAPS Provincial components and stations in the greater Kimberley area conducted a joint operation from members
from the Department of Home Affairs and Sol Plaatje Municipal Traffic.
Two roadblocks were executed on the N8 and N12 during where vehicles and motorists were stopped and searched for illegal Firearms, stolen goods , copper cables, drugs , stolen vehicles and undocumented persons.
After the roadblocks members were redeployed to shopping complexes and malls in Galeshewe and Kimberley to increase visibility especially in the centre centre.
During her briefing at the parade earlier, Major General Jenny Fourie instructed members
to respond and claim back the city from the criminals.
"We will saturate the CBD, squeezing the criminals." Operation Sabela is conducted throughout the province in all five clusters and all 91 police stations.