Police officials say their stabilisation programme to reduce crime is paying off.
Steinhoff is being investigated for forgery, extortion, and theft.
The strategy focuses on cash-in-transit heists, car hijackings, murder, house robberies, gang and taxi violence.
The police have been on the offensive trying to combat cash-in-transit heists, with a number of arrests happening in a short space of time.
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The police minister reportedly met with crime intelligence officers this week to point out priority areas.
KZN's new acting commissioner of police is a former career policeman once praised for his tough stance on crime.
The statistics show that while attacks have increased, the number of murders reported have decreased year-on-year.
David Mabuza, Malusi Gigaba, Bheki Cele and Jessie Duarte were among the senior ANC members set to meet with President Cyril Ramaphosa in Mahikeng.
The ANC and police minister have warned JZ supporters not to appear in court under the ANC's banner, but Edward Zuma plans to ignore them.
"We have been having a problem for a long time."
The new Minister of Police has a long crime-fighting history – not without a little scandal and controversy, however.
"I can't talk right now, I have to rush to eNgcobo," Cele said on Tuesday morning. "It is important to go join the force there," he added.
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Bheki Cele says Zuma should take some of the blame for why a unity deal was not reached.
The ANC NEC member appears to have taken a swipe at Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
"You can tell people to go away from a spaza shop, but not from the ANC."
He said the ANC was in danger of losing the 2019 elections.
MPs received support from an unlikely source.
Despite overseeing the unlawful leasing scandal, Sam Vukela is back in his old job at Public Works.