An intelligence Driven operation was conducted on 16 April 2017 and 17 during the day and at night at Osizweni Policing area with the assistance of Newcastle Cluster Task Team, Newcastle POP Unit members and Osizweni Crime Prevention members, the said members were following an information regarding Drugs and other cases at Osizweni Policing area the members proceeded to a certain house at Blaauwbosch, at Ngobese Stand ,on arrival there they recovered thirty full mandrax tablets and they proceeded to another house at Blaauwbosch area at Mdluli Stand on arrival there they recovered a Dry Loose Dagga in the plastic bag weighing 0,089Grams,and that point in time they proceed with their patrol, when they reached the public road at (F)Section,at Osizweni area ,they came across a suspect in possession of four full mandrax tablets, one halve of mandrax, and one Quarter of mandrax and during the night they proceeded to a certain house at (F)Section, on arrival there they recovered two Quarters of mandrax tablets and one full mandrax tablet .Moreover today on 2018-04-17 in the early hours of the morning the said members proceed with their patrol duties, when they reach the public road at Blaauwbosch area next to Mzamo High School ,on arrival there they recovered the following goods or items which were suspected to be stolen at Osizweni Policing area, namely:-
-One player (red and black in colour).
-One shifting spanner.
-One multipurpose spanner.
-One screw driver (orange in colour).
-One flat screw driver (orange in colour).
-One luggage bag (known as Chamzor).
-One fence gate.
The operation yield a positive results as they arrested four Drug Dealers ,age between(23),(25),(29) and (54)years old ,all suspects arrested were all African males, all suspects were arrested for possession of Drugs, all the Drugs recovered estimated to the street value of plus or minus five thousand rand. Furthermore, the said members also arrested one African male age (30) years old ,he was arrested for possession of suspected stolen goods, all the goods recovered estimated to three thousand eight hundred rand.
The four suspects arrested for Drugs will appear in Madadeni Magistrate Court, on 2018-04-17 for possession of Drugs and one African male suspect was arrested for possession of suspected stolen goods will also appear in Madadeni Magistrate Court on 2018-04-17 for possession of stolen goods or items.