Within of open-ended investigation by Tshwane Metro Police Department in Pretoria were brought charges in more than 142 573 cases of traffic infractions. They include drunk driving, hijacking, and possession of drugs.
“Amongst these arrests, 17 were for drunk driving, 57 pedestrian source of danger and 19 were for possession of drugs while 3 was for hijacking and possession of stolen vehicles. 10 858 were issued for traffic offenses such as overloading, using cell phones while driving, disobeying traffic signs, vehicle defects and inconsiderate driving,” said Mahamba.
Also, TMPD took attention on illegal electricity. Buildings where were found infraction like this were fined and disconnected.
The TMPD said officers would continue to work throughout the festive season to curb crime.