GusGous writes: "South African newspaper, Beeld, reported that the first known person to be arrested for jailbreaking the Playstation 3 was arrested in Parktown, Johannesburg today. This raid was conducted by the South African Police Service’s Commercial Crime Unit, after receiving criminal complaints from the South African Federation Against Copyright Theft (SAFACT). Members of the police were assisted by the South African Revenue Service (SARS) Computer Forensics Lab. The police confiscated goods of around R100 000 (14000 USD). Also see http://www.beeld.com/Suid-Afrika/Nuus/1ste-Jailbreaker-ter-wereld-in-SA-gearresteer-20110803 (story in Afrikaans)"
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