Question NW1871 to the Minister of Police
01 September 2021 - NW1871
Terblanche, Mr OS to ask the Minister of Police
What ate the full relevant details of the (a) arrests of people who allegedly instigated the violent unrest that took place in Gauteng from 9 to 18 July 2021 and (b) progress on the specified cases?
(a). The South African Police Service (SAPS), shall not mention the names of suspects, until they are charged in a court of law.
(b). As at 23 August 2021, a total of 16 persons had been arrested, appeared in various courts and are now accused persons on charges, relating to incitement to commit crime.
Reply to question 1871 recommended
GENERAL NATIONAL COMMISSIONER: SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE SERVICE
KJ SITOLE (SOEG)
Reply to question 1871 approved
MINISTER OF POLICE
GENERAL BH CELE, MP