October 2015 Hero of the Month Award
Our Hero of the Month Award goes to Warrant Officer Hlela based on his remarkable conviction rate!
We applaud Warrant Officer Hlela’s bravery and dedication to the investigation that helped ensure the following convictions and sentences:
1. ACCUSED NO.1: 7 COUNTS OF RAPE: SENTENCE: 7X LIFE IMPRISONMENT;
2. ACCUSED NO.2: 5 COUNTS OF RAPE: SENTENCE: 5X LIFE IMPRISONMENT AND 12 MONTHS ON COUNT OF THEFT OF CELLULAR PHONE.
From right to left: Pinetown Cluster Commander Brigadier van Rensburg, National Business Executive Mr. Madonda, Warrant Officer Hlela and Vispol Commander Brigadier Mgobhozi.
We salute the brave men and women in SAPS who keep us safe.
“It requires bravery to do something no one else around you is doing.” Amber Heard
“To me, bravery is to stand up for what you believe in.” Sophie Turner
“Many have left their families to defend our freedom. We salute their bravery; we express our appreciation and support to their families. And we pray for their safe return.” Bob Taft
“Heroes represent the best of ourselves, respecting that we are human beings. A hero can be anyone from Gandhi to your classroom teacher, anyone who can show courage when faced with a problem. A hero is someone who is willing to help others in his or her best capacity.” Ricky Martin