Crime

Community stands against crime

During Friday’s peaceful protest the Vryheid community gave voice to how members of the public were currently feeling unsafe in the streets of Vryheid and called out to the police to take action against crime.

BREAKING NEWS: Another Vryheid farmer slain – two apprehended in #VryheidFarmAttack

Barely a week after true South Africans of all races, with their hearts set on building a better future for our country, stood united in peaceful protest against the scourge of farm attacks and senseless killings across the country, Danie Swanepoel was mercilessly tortured and his life cut short by those who seek to destroy what they stood for.

Armed robbery on Stretch Crescent

A large amount of cash was stolen during an armed robbery at JJB Energy on Stretch Crescent. According to Vryheid SAPS communications officer, Captain Cheryl Venter, four men entered the business premises on Monday morning demanding cash.

BREAKING NEWS: Farm attacker sentenced for Van Rooyen massacre

Billy van Rooyen and Ronnie Lombard were brutally gunned down last year in a ruthless farm attack. Today, on November 1, 2017, one year, six months and thirteen days later, one of the savages responsible for their murder was sentenced in the Madadeni High Court for his crime.

Armed men empty cell shop in minutes

A cellular dealer in the Vryheid CBD was broken into for the second time in two months at about 1am on Monday morning. 15 October.
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