Tender trouble pulls plug on police blue lights

14 July 2019 - 00:00 By GRAEME HOSKEN

Police unions and civic rights groups fear civilians could be the biggest losers after a contract to supply blue lights for police vehicles in Gauteng was suspended, slamming the brakes on the rollout of vehicles.

Confidential police documents show that the fitting of blue lights and sirens to 1,082 vehicles has been stopped in Gauteng because the contract, worth R84m, is alleged to have been awarded irregularly...

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