City Power list of cases
A TOTAL of 874 cases have been registered with the SA Police Service and the National Prosecuting Authority.
And 813 arrests were registered, with 274 successful convictions having been secured.
Nine cases of unethical behaviour by management have been recorded, six of which are in progress, while three of them have been finalised.
Nine cases relating to supply chain management have been recorded, six of which have been finalised, while one is still under investigation.
Thirteen staff members have been dismissed so far. A syndicate on cable theft was bust last year and a senior official in City Power was arrested. An investigation of fraud by internal and external parties operating a syndicate in the metering environment is also yielding results, with the current meter reading rate sitting at 89%.
The efforts have resulted in addressing abuse of overtime, and travel and cellphone allowances.