Johannesburg Central: Police arrested four suspects between the ages of 27 to 45 for impersonating police on the 24th of May 2019 in the morning. Three of the suspects are females and one male.
Two female suspects were arrested at corner Twist and Plein Street at 11:30. Police recovered two fake appointment police certificates.
The other two suspects were apprehended at corner Noord and Wanderers Street at 11:45. They stooped three foreign nationals demanding passports. They told one of the victims that his passport has expired and demanded three thousand rands. Police came to their rescue and apprehended the suspects.
Police are on the ground to ensure that bogus police that are damaging the image of the police in the Johannesburg CBD are apprehended. Investigation is under way and suspects will be appearing on the 27th of May 2019 in the Johannesburg Magistrate Court.