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News and Speeches for Department of Community Safety

Minister Plato to Join Neighbourhood Watch Walkabout in Nyanga

28 September 2012

This evening, Friday, 28 September 2012, Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, will join the Nyanga Neighbourhood Watch on a walkabout through the Nyanga community. Read More

Minister Plato to Release Shadow Crime Report

26 September 2012

On Wednesday, 26 September 2012, Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, will release the Department of Community Safety’s Shadow Crime Report. Read More

Shadow Crime Report: How up-to-date, Local Information can help us Fight Crime

26 September 2012

Year after year the annual crime statistics released by the South African Police Service (SAPS) are criticised for being reactive, too late and out-dated. Read More

Shadow Crime Report: How Up-to-Date Local Information Can Help Fight Crime

26 September 2012

Year after year, the annual crime statistics released by the South African Police Service (SAPS) are criticised for being reactive, too late and outdated. Read More

Minister Plato to Release Shadow Crime Report

25 September 2012

On Wednesday, 26 September 2012, Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will release the Department of Community Safety’s Shadow Crime Report. Read More

Response to SAPS Annual Crime Stats 2012: Convictions are Key

20 September 2012

What is needed to improve safety in Western Cape is a root and branch overhaul of the Criminal Justice System, which includes proper leadership and management of the SAPS and proper capacity for solid investigations which lead to convictions. Read More

Minister Plato to Attend Langebaan "Blow the Whistle on Crime" Day

6 September 2012

Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, will be taking part in Team Langebaan's annual "Blow the Whistle" Safety Awareness Day on 8 September. Read More

Cape Flats Convictions: From Crisis to Catastrophe

4 September 2012

Media Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety The latest information received on the conviction rate crisis of the Cape Flats from the National Government sheds some light on why it appears that the gangsters are acting... Read More