News and Speeches for Department of Community Safety

Minister Plato and SAPS take POCA safety outreach campaign to Hanover Park

22 March 2016

Today, 22 March 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, accompanied by the South African Police Service (SAPS) continues on an extensive safety outreach campaign aimed at educating our communities about the Prevention of... Read More

Minister Plato hosts Safety Summit in Lavender Hill

18 March 2016

Tomorrow, Saturday 19 March 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will host a Safety Summit in Lavender Hill. Read More

Minister Plato and SAPS embark on a POCA safety outreach campaign in Manenberg

15 March 2016

Today, 15 March 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, accompanied by the South African Police Service (SAPS) continues on an extensive safety outreach campaign aimed at educating our communities about the Prevention of... Read More

Minister Plato requests progress on the Mafevuka and Blöchliger investigations

14 March 2016

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

Kuilsriver shootout – allegations of trigger happy cops concerning

14 March 2016

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

Corrupt Cops – charges against three officers welcomed

11 March 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety I welcome the continued action the South African Police Service (SAPS) is taking in the Western Cape against police officers that think they are above the law. Read More

Belhar – POCA a powerful tool against gangsters, drugs and criminals

8 March 2016

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

Minister Plato and SAPS embark on a POCA safety outreach campaign

8 March 2016

Today, 8 March 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, accompanied by the South African Police Service (SAPS) Western Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Khombinkosi Jula, will embark on an extensive safety outreach... Read More

Table Mountain Safety Forum approach Proving Successful

2 March 2016

Joint statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community SafetyPaddy Gordon, Table Mountain National Park Manager (SANParks) Read More