Seven suspects arrested and firearm seized in the Cape Flats SaferCommunities GunsOffTheStreets...

South African Police ServiceSeven suspects arrested and firearm seized in the Cape Flats #SaferCommunities #GunsOffTheStreets Western Cape - Members attached to Operation Thunder secured arrests during the past 24 hours.

The operation team has been deployed to ensure stability

in various areas with gangs, violent crimes and drug trafficking....

The multidisciplinary team, comprising of Intelligence Analysts, Proactive, Combat, K9, detectives and forensics conducted a multi-dimensional approach towards policing in Bishop Lavis, Elsies River, Manenberg, Philippi, Nyanga, Ravensmead, Mitchell's Plain, Steenberg and Philippi East.

Their multi-dimensional policing methods yielded successful results and they arrested seven suspects for various crimes as follows: - Possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition - Murder - Attempted Murder - Rape - Discharging of a firearm

The SAPS Management in the province commended the efforts by operational teams for participating in ridding the areas of criminal elements.

Operations will be conducted throughout to stabilize the Western Cape. ""


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