9 CT policemen arrested for corruption

Nine officials and a former cop allegedly took bribes from suspects and stole crime scene exhibits.

Police officers, including a former cop, were arrested in Parow, Cape Town for allegedly taking bribes from suspects and stealing crime scene exhibits. Picture: Twitter via @MrCow_man

CAPE TOWN - Nine police officers and a former cop have been arrested in Parow, Cape Town.

The officials, which include a sergeant, have been charged with corruption.

They 10 men allegedly took bribes from suspects and stole crime scene exhibits.

Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer says, "I think what's important is the details of the investigation which we cannot discuss now because we're still busy following up on some information to finalise the investigation. The members haven't appeared in court yet."

Picture: @MrCow_man via Twitter.