Police have notched up success as part op Operation Safer Festive Season in Elliot.
Police spokesman Captain Ursula Roelofse said several arrests for attempted murder, drunkenness and possession of dagga were made since Monday.
Several dangerous weapons were confiscated.
In Maclear, police made an arrest for the pointing of a firearm and possession of an unlicensed firearm. Information was followed up in Dordrecht and a stolen cow was recovered. Four suspects were arrested.