News and Speeches for Department of Community Safety

Minister Plato to open Vredenburg PNP workshop

25 June 2015

Tomorrow, Friday 26 June 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will attend the Provincial Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation workshop for the Vredenburg police cluster in Hopefield. Read More

Youth holiday programmes: Youth opportunities continue outside of Youth month

25 June 2015

Joint Media Release by the Western Cape Government Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato Minister of Education, Debbie Schäfer Read More

Western Cape Government announces June/July School Holiday Youth Programmes

24 June 2015

With the school holidays approaching, it is important that we, the whole of society, remain vigilant to ensure our youth remain safe during the school holiday period. Read More

Drug abuse, Domestic Violence and Gangsterism requires Combined Interventions

21 June 2015

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

Minister Plato to attend Provincial PNP workshop in Robertson

19 June 2015

Tomorrow, Saturday 20 June 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will attend the Provincial Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation workshop for the Worcester police cluster in Robertson. Read More

Minister Plato takes Youth Safety Outreach and Opportunities to Bredasdorp

19 June 2015

Today, 19 June 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will engage with the youth, and those working with youth, in Bredasdorp as part of the Safety Outreach... Read More

Bredasdorp – Authorities remain in Service of the Community

17 June 2015

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

New safety plan to be determined

9 June 2015

The first of 16 workshops to be held across the Western Cape to determine the policing needs and priorities (PNP) for 2015-’16 was held at the Mbekweni Thusong Centre in Paarl on Friday, where community members were given the opportunity to raise... Read More

Lwandle vigilante killing Condemned

8 June 2015

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

Minister Plato to attend Provincial PNP workshop in Caledon

5 June 2015

Tomorrow, Saturday 6 June 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will attend the new Provincial Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation workshop for the Hermanus/Caledon police cluster in Caledon. Read More

Prison bust success needs to be replicated in WC

3 June 2015

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

George “Geweld” Thomas and co-accused’s sentencing welcomed

3 June 2015

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

Minister Plato to attend school Safety Workshop in Belhar

1 June 2015

Tomorrow, Tuesday 2 June 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will attend a school safety workshop initiated by Riebeeck Street Primary School in Belhar. Read More

Philippi East deaths and destruction condemned

1 June 2015

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