Four people, aged between 15 and 31, were arrested in Bodibe outside Lichtenburg for allegedly stealing cattle worth R72 000.
Women ululated and men whistled as Solomon Monnakgotla donned the leopard skin to signal his chieftainship.
North West police were investigating a case of armed robbery after two school learners were robbed at gunpoint at their school in Rustenburg.
Several shops were looted and ten people arrested for public violence during a community protest in Wolmaransstad, North West.
A 61-year-old North West woman has been handed a life sentence for murdering her 42-year-old boyfriend.
A case in which houses in Marikana were illegally occupied was postponed to allow defendants to file their heads of argument.
A 29-year-old Nigerian man was arrested in North West for allegedly dealing in drugs with an estimated street value of R327 000.
Police in Brits have nabbed six suspects for business robbery, attempted murder and possession of suspected stolen goods.
A 25-year-old man was sentenced to a year imprisonment or a fine of R2 000 suspended for four years for groping a 14-year-old girl’s breasts.