Articles tagged 'traffic police'

Deal with traffic cops along Chiremba Road 24 February 2014 EDITOR — I believe there is a lot of corruption involving traffic police along Chiremba Road on the way to Epworth. In most cases one can find at least three roadblocks on this road which is only  twenty-something kilometres from the city. Surely three roadblocks on a 22 kilometre stretch? ...
Taxi drivers protest killing 30 January 2014 HARARE - Taxi drivers took matters into their own hands yesterday, bringing traffic to a standstill in Harare, as they protested the killing of a fellow cabman, allegedly by municipal police officers. Sick and tired of the heavy handedness of the law enforcement agents, the angry demonstrators...
Please give us a break ZRP 22 January 2014 EDITOR — I write to complain over the number of road-blocks police are mounting every morning as people rush to work and school. Zimbabweans are a time-conscious people and have their day planned ahead of them. There is nothing wrong with the police mounting road-blocks but if you put these...
Motorists feed ZRP corruption 15 January 2014 HARARE - Why did it take the lucky find by a 10-year-old girl to finally get action into the problem of corrupt traffic police? Two thousand dollars worth of Rands and Dollars stuffed into a bag with papers and wild fruits thrown into a pile of rubbish on the side of the road opened the can of...
Traffic police menace 19 October 2013 HARARE - Traffic police officers manning the country's roads have devised a sinister plot to “milk” kombi drivers and motorists of their hard-earned cash for free passage on numerous roadblocks mounted across the country's roads. Some police officers have reportedly been picked up in connectio...
Mujuru blasts traffic officers 4 October 2013 VICE president Joyce Mujuru has decried rampant corruption, singling out roadblocks where traffic police officers milk motorists. In an address at the graduation of Agritex officers and tobacco growers at Kutsaga Research Station in Harare yesterday, Mujuru said police must stop corruption at ...