News and Speeches for Department of Community Safety

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to accredit new NHW structures in Mossel Bay

20 March 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to accredit new Neighbourhood Watch structures in Mossel Bay   Read More

Statement by Minister Plato- MEC Plato welcomes National Firearms Amnesty Period

15 March 2017

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Minister Plato welcomes National Firearms Amnesty period Date: 15 March 2017 Release: Immediate Read More

Statement by Min Dan Plato - President Zuma’s inaction on crime hampering safety

15 February 2017

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety President Zuma’s inaction on crime hampering safety service delivery   Date: 15 February 2017 Release: Immediate Read More

MEDIA ALERT:Minister Plato hosts public consultation on draft Liquor Regulations

3 February 2017

This morning, Friday 3 February 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will continue with hosting the public consultation sessions on the Draft Western Cape Liquor Regulations 2011: Amendment 2017, in Cape Town. Read More

Statement by Minster Dan Plato - Minister Plato condemns latest mall robberies

21 December 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Minister Plato condemns latest mall robberies Date: 21 December 2016 Release: Immediate Read More

Statement by Minister Dan Plato - Youth holiday programmes already in full swing

13 December 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Youth holiday programmes already in full swing Date: 13 December 2016 Release: Immediate   Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Final 16 Days of Activism Campaign events to kick-start 365 Days

9 December 2016

Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, is continuing to observe the 16 Days of Activism campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children today, 9 December 2016 in Eastridge, Mitchells Plain and will have the final campaign event... Read More

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE: WCG prioritises youth this festive season

8 December 2016

Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato Date: 8 December 2016 Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Atlantis

8 December 2016

Today, Thursday 8 December 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to Avondale, Atlantis. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Joe Slovo Park

7 December 2016

Today, Wednesday 7 December 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to Joe Slovo Park, Milnerton. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Delft

6 December 2016

Today, Tuesday 6 December 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to Leiden, Delft. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Samora Machel

5 December 2016

Today, Monday 5 December 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to Samora Machel, Nyanga. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Elsies River

2 December 2016

Today, Friday 2 December 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to The Range, Elsies River. Read More

Statement by Minister Dan Plato - R100 000 reward to get cop killers behind bars

28 November 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety R100 000 reward to get cop killers behind bars   Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Harare

28 November 2016

Today, Monday 28 November 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to Harare, Khayelitsha. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days Campaign to Sir Lowry’s Pass Village

25 November 2016

Today, Friday 25 November 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to Sir Lowry’s Pass Village. Read More

Statement by Minister Dan Plato - ‘Speak Out – Silence to Strength’ this #16Days

24 November 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety ‘Speak Out – Silence to Strength’ this #16DaysofActivism Date: 24 November 2016 Release: Immediate Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Athlone

23 November 2016

Today, Wednesday 23 November 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to Kewtown, Athlone. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Kalkfontein

22 November 2016

Today, 22 November 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will take the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children to Kalkfontein, Kuilsriver. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to launch 16 Days of Activism Campaign

21 November 2016

Today, 21 November 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will launch the Western Cape Department of Community Safety’s 16 Days of Activism Campaign for No Violence Against Women and Children in Heinz Park, Philippi. Read More