WATCH: SAPS outlines plan to tackle cash heists

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SAPS to brief the Police Portfolio Committee on plan to deal with cash heists

SAPS to brief the Police Portfolio Committee on plan to deal with cash heists

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SAPS to brief the Police Portfolio Committee on plan to deal with cash heists

SAPS to brief the Police Portfolio Committee on plan to deal with cash heists

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PRETORIA - The South African Police Service is under pressure to curb the rising number of cash-in-transit heists.

It briefed Parliament&39;s Portfolio Committee on Police on Wednesday about plans to tackle the problem.

READ: Cash heists will be tackled with &39;unconventional&39; approach: Cele

According to the South African Banking Risk Information Centre, cash-in-transit heists have risen in the first quarter of 2018, compared to last year.

Over the last few days, frustrated workers in this sector took to the streets, demanding safer working conditions and equipment.