VANDERBIJLPARK - The Vanderbijlpark SAPS has released a statement about the various crimes which occurred during the long weekend. Police spokesperson sergeant Getrude Makhale says they managed to arrest a total of 24 people over the weekend for various crimes. According to Makhale three people were arrested for drugs, four for driving under the influence and one person for a house break-in. Makhale says another person was arrested for rape, six people for assault and 3 people for Shoplifting. Makhale indicated the Vanderbijlpark SAPS will continue the fight against crime in order to ensure a safe community.