File: Close to 1,000 people arrested at roadblocks around Gauteng over the long weekend.
JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng police have arrested close to 1,000 suspects for various crimes.
They've also recovered counterfeit goods worth R8-million.
Police spokesperson Kay Makhubele says this is an ongoing operation to keep Johannesburg safe during the festive season.
“Wanted suspects were also arrested," said Makhubele.