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A specialised unit within the traffic police conducted a raid on the premises of company in Kameeldrift on Tuesday morning following alleged issuing of fraudulent license disc.
The raid led to National Traffic Police (NTP) has shutting down the company after two trucks were found to have fake vehicle licence discs last Friday.
NTP also said in a statement that they discovered during the raid that, the company had allegedly displayed fake vehicle discs on 10 of its 19 heavy vehicles.
According to the NTP, the company has failed to renew vehicle licence discs since 2012 resulting in R5 366 789 in outstanding licence fees.
“Further investigation are being conducted to determine the source of the fake licence documents and a case of fraud has been opened against the company’s operator. The company is not allowed to operate the vehicles on any public road before the conclusion of investigations,” said NTP.