Friday, 22 April 2022

Bultfontein: Two traffic officers are behind bars after soliciting a bribe from a motorist.

On Friday; the 22nd April 2022, two Provincial Traffic Officers demanded R1 500.00 from a complainant to release his vehicle after seizing it outside Bultfontein towards Bloemfontein.

The complainant reported the incident and members from the Welkom K9 Unit, assisted by Bloemfontein K9 Unit managed to track down the traffic officers.

They were searched and cash to the amount of R1 500.00 was found in their possession. A male (32) and female (45) Provincial Traffic Officers, were arrested.

The two traffic officers are facing corruption charges and they will appear on Monday; the 25th April 2022, in the Bultfontein Magistrate Court.