News and Speeches for Department of Community Safety

Ses’khona members’ habitual Violence and Criminality Condemned

26 March 2015

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Minister Dan Plato to delivery 2015/2016 Community Safety Budget Vote Speech

26 March 2015

Today, Thursday, 26 March 2015, Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, will deliver the 2015/2016 Budget Vote speech for the Department of Community Safety. Read More

Disgraceful: Criminals rob Medics trying to Save Girl’s Life

25 March 2015

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Read More

Gauteng Police implicated in Selling Guns to Cape gangsters – Huge Breakthrough

23 March 2015

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Read More

Minister Plato takes Community Safety Outreach to Garden Route

19 March 2015

Tomorrow, Friday 20 March 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will conduct Safety Outreach engagements in Plettenberg Bay and Knysna on the various safety... Read More

Minister Plato takes Youth Safety Outreach to Lavender Hill

18 March 2015

Tomorrow, Thursday 19 March 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will conduct Youth Safety Outreach engagements in Lavender Hill. Read More

Minister Plato takes Community Safety Outreach to Khayelitsha

18 March 2015

Today, Wednesday 18 March 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will conduct Safety Outreach engagements in Makhaza, Khayelitsha, on the various safety... Read More

Fake or Criminal Cops need to face the full Might of the Law

16 March 2015

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Read More

Minister Plato takes Community Safety Outreach to Malmesbury

16 March 2015

Today, Monday 16 March 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will conduct Safety Outreach engagements in Wesbank, Malmesbury on the various safety partnerships... Read More

Minister Plato takes Community Safety Outreach to Oudtshoorn

12 March 2015

This weekend, 13 – 14 March 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will conduct Safety Outreach engagements in Oudtshoorn on the various safety partnerships... Read More

SAPS’ stopping of issuing Worcester “Green Card” welcomed

12 March 2015

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety I welcome the Western Cape South African Police Service’s (SAPS’) decision to stop the issuing of “Green Cards” to employees and jobseekers in Worcester. Read More

SAPS must respond to racism claims surrounding their Worcester “Green Card”

10 March 2015

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Minister Plato continues “Opportunities for Youth” outreach to Parkwood

8 March 2015

On Monday, 9 March 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will continue with awareness outreach engagements on the various youth safety partnerships available,... Read More

MJC to partner with Western Cape Government for Youth Safety

8 March 2015

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Chrysalis Academy – Precautionary Evacuation, Property Undamaged

4 March 2015

On Tuesday, 3 March 2015, at 19:00 the Western Cape Department of Community safety evacuated staff and students at the Chrysalis Academy, as fires spread towards the Tokai area yesterday. Read More

Minister Plato to host “Opportunities for Youth” outreach programme in Macassar

4 March 2015

Today, Wednesday 4 March 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will host awareness engagements in Macassar on the various youth safety partnerships available. Read More

Khayelitsha Protest: Everyone loses when Grievances turn Violent

1 March 2015

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