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Tshwane Metro Police Arrest Suspected Human Traffickers

Tshwane MMC for Community Safety, Grandi Theunissen, commended the collaboration between the Tshwane Metro Police and the South African Police Service

The Tshwane Metro Police have made a significant breakthrough in their efforts to combat human trafficking. Two suspected human traffickers were apprehended in Pretoria on Wednesday for smuggling 21 undocumented Ethiopian nationals into the city. The victims were believed to be en route to Johannesburg.

The suspects have been detained at the Moot Police Station, where preliminary investigations are underway. Intelligence and immigration agencies are currently conducting interviews with undocumented Ethiopian citizens to gather more information.

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Tshwane MMC for Community Safety, Grandi Theunissen, commended the collaboration between the Tshwane Metro Police and the South African Police Service. He emphasized the authorities’ unwavering commitment to combating this heinous violation of human rights.

The arrests serve as a testament to the vigilance and swift deployment of resources by the Tshwane Metro Police. Their efforts have successfully thwarted a despicable incident of human trafficking. The coalition government in Tshwane extends its gratitude to the TMPD members responsible for these arrests.

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The fight against human trafficking requires ongoing dedication and cooperation between law enforcement agencies. By apprehending these suspected traffickers, the Tshwane Metro Police have taken a significant step towards protecting vulnerable individuals and upholding human rights in the region.

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Parusha Naidoo for SurgeZirc SA
Parusha Naidoo for SurgeZirc SA
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