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News and Speeches for Department of Police Oversight and Community Safety

36 Suspects sniffed out by Swartland, Overstrand and Mossel Bay K-9/Safety Units

28 February 2024

36 Suspects sniffed out by Swartland, Overstrand and Mossel Bay K-9 and Rural Safety Units Read More

LEAP Officers confiscate 17 firearms during first month of 2024

26 February 2024

The Law Enforcement Advancement Plan (LEAP) officers continue to work creating safer communities by conducting various operations and patrols in the hotspot areas where they are deployed. Read More

Premier Winde and Minister Reagen Allen hand over drones

22 February 2024

Premier Winde and Minister Reagen Allen hand over drones to various district municipalities  Read More

Swartland, Overstrand and Mossel Bay K-9 and Rural Safety Units arrest suspects

22 February 2024

Swartland, Overstrand and Mossel Bay K-9 and Rural Safety Units arrest 24 suspects in one week. Read More

WCLA issue fines to liquor outlets amounting to just under R 7 million

12 February 2024

Between 1 November 2022 and 24 November 2023, the Western Cape Liquor Authority (WCLA) issued 169 fines to licensed liquor outlets across the province, amounting to R 6 990 000. Forty-nine (49) of these fines totaling R 2 100 000 were issued to... Read More

Operations by Swartland, Overstrand and Mossel Bay K-9 Rural Safety Units

9 February 2024

The Mossel Bay, Overstrand and Swartland K-9 Units, in partnership with the Rural Safety Units (RSUs) in the Overstrand and Swartland areas, are continuing to work hard to help create safer communities. Read More

Peace Officers find further opportunities with various stakeholders

8 February 2024

Between 2022 to date, the Western Cape Department of Police Oversight and Community Safety has created 206 Peace Officer (PO) opportunities across 13 municipalities in the province. Read More

Young women can now submit applications for Chrysalis

5 February 2024

Statement by the Western Cape Minister of Police Oversight and Community Safety, Reagen Allen Young women can now submit applications for Chrysalis Read More

WCLA conduct more than 800 inspections in one month

1 February 2024

Statement by the Western Cape Minister of Police Oversight and Community Safety, Reagen Allen WCLA conduct more than 800 inspections in one month Read More