News and Speeches for Department of Community Safety

Simon’s Town Naval Base robbery – Minister Plato welcomes arrests

28 July 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety I welcome the swift arrests of suspects involved in the robbery which has occurred at the Simon’s Town Naval Base over the weekend together with the recovery of some of the stolen... Read More

Simon’s Town Naval Base robbery – more guns now in the hands of gangs

27 July 2016

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

Minister Plato launches Scottsdene Walking Bus initiative

27 July 2016

Tomorrow, Thursday 28 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety is launching a new Walking Bus initiative in Scottsdene. Read More

Minister Plato to launch Elsies River Walking Bus initiative

26 July 2016

Tomorrow, Wednesday 27 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will launch a new Walking Bus initiative in Leonsdale, Elsies River. Read More

Minister Plato launches Blue Downs Walking Bus initiative

25 July 2016

Tomorrow, Tuesday 26 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety is launching a new Walking Bus initiative in Blue Downs. Read More

Minister Plato launches Beacon Valley Walking Bus initiative

20 July 2016

Tomorrow, Thursday 21 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, together with the Department of Community Safety, will be launching a new Walking Bus initiative Read More

Alleged disbandment of Policing Task Teams in the WC – urgent clarity needed

14 July 2016

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

Minister Plato hosts Da Gamaskop cluster PNP Consultation Session

13 July 2016

Over the next two days, Wednesday 13 July 2016 and Thursday 14 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will host the Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation session for the Da Gamaskop policing clusters in Mossel... Read More

Minister Plato attends Eden cluster PNP consultation session

12 July 2016

Today, Tuesday 12 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will attend the Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation session for the Eden policing clusters in George. Read More

Minister Plato hosts Southern Cape PNP Consultation Sessions

11 July 2016

This week, Tuesday 12 July 2016 to Thursday 14 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will attend and host the Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) determination Read More

Minister Plato hosts Delft/Kuilsrivier cluster PNP consultation

1 July 2016

Today, Friday 1 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will host the Policing Needs and Priorities determination consultation sessions for the Delft/Kuilsrivier policing cluster. Read More