Minister Plato to conduct solidarity walkabout with Firgrove Neighbourhood Watch
Today, Monday 13 October 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will join the Firgrove Neighbourhood Watch on a walkabout as they patrol their community.
Neighbourhood Watches have the purpose of safeguarding its members and their property against crime and must report to the Minister of Community Safety on safety concerns and crime incidents in the area, the activities of the neighbourhood watch; as well as keep sufficient record of all of these.
The solidarity patrol with the Firgrove Neighbourhood Watch will highlight the role each community member can play to launch visible crime prevention strategies in their neighbourhoods to help create safer communities.
There will be an opportunity for photographs and interviews.
Note: All media are invited to attend.
Date: Monday, 13 October 2014
Venue: Shell Garage, Cnr Grove and Old Main Road (R102), Firgrove
Spokesperson for Minister Plato
Cell: 079 694 1113