News and Speeches for Department of Community Safety

Specialised Units: Minister Plato to Continue to Champion Reinstatement

11 December 2011

Media Statement by Dan Plato, Minister of Community Safety Read More

Results of Safely Home Weekend Traffic Operations

11 December 2011

Media Statement by Dan Plato, Minister of Community SafetyThis weekend's 24 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape saw a total of 3 523 vehicles stopped as part of the Western Cape Government's Safely Home campaign. Read More

Western Cape Government Engages with Minister Mthethwa on Reinstatement of Specialised Units

5 December 2011

The National Minister of Police, Nathi Mthethwa, has acknowledged that drug- and gang-related crime in the Western Cape needs urgent action and that intensified South African Police Service (SAPS) operations must address the violence. Read More

Results of Safely Home Weekend Traffic Operations

4 December 2011

Media Statement by Dan Plato, Minister of Community Safety Read More

Ministers Launch Safely Home Road Safety Plan for the Festive Season

1 December 2011

Joint Media Statement by Dan Plato, Minister of Community Safety, Robin Carlisle, Minister of Transport and Public Works, and Theuns Botha, Minster of Health Read More