Phuthaditjhaba roadblock yields success

Officers get briefed before the start a roadblock in Phuthaditjhaba.

Traffic personnel in the Free State issued 26 traffic fines to motorists during a multidisciplinary-approach roadblock that was conducted in Phuthaditjhaba.

According to SAPS, two drivers were charged under the Disaster Management Act (DMA), and another one charged for overloading under the DMA. Four undocumented persons were also arrested.

The aim of the roadblock was to address human trafficking, traffic act offences, illegal immigration, transgressions of the disaster management act, drug trafficking, illegal firearms, as well as other crimes committed.

Sazly Hartzenberg