News and Speeches for Ministry of Community Safety

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato hosts Youth Dialogue in Wesbank

23 June 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato hosts Youth Dialogue in Wesbank   Read More

MEDIA ALERT:MEC Plato join Liquor Authority on alcohol awareness drive-Atlantis

22 June 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato join Liquor Authority on alcohol awareness drive in Atlantis Read More

Statement by Minister Plato-Villiersdorp drug bust – full investigation needed

22 June 2017

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Villiersdorp drug bust – full investigation needed to apprehend all involved Date: 22 June 2017 Release: Immediate Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato launches Parow Valley Walking Bus initiative

20 June 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato launches Parow Valley Walking Bus initiative Tomorrow, Wednesday 21 June 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will launch a new Walking Bus initiative in Parow Valley. Read More

Media Alert:MEC Plato celebrates youth transformation through Chrysalis Academy

20 June 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato celebrates youth transformation through Chrysalis Academy’s photographic exhibition Read More

MEDIA ALERT:Youth Day Safety Diary–MEC Plato attends Nyanga Yethu Open Mic night

15 June 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Youth Day Safety Diary – Minister Plato attends Nyanga Yethu Open Mic night, Human Rights Commission Community Dialogue and Diocese of False Bay Youth Indaba Read More

MEDIA ALERT:Youth Day Safety Diary–MEC Plato attends Nyanga Yethu Open Mic night

15 June 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Youth Day Safety Diary – Minister Plato attends Nyanga Yethu Open Mic night, Human Rights Commission Community Dialogue and Diocese of False Bay Youth Indaba Read More

MEDIA ALERT:Weekend Safety Outreaches-MEC Plato and youth March against abuse

9 June 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Weekend Safety Outreaches – Minister Plato takes youth dialogue to Elsies River, marches against abuse in Strandfontein and attends prayer meeting against violence in Langa Read More

MEDIA ALERT: MEC Plato leads youth anti-crime and drug march in Lavender Hill

2 June 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato leads youth anti-crime and drug march in Lavender Hill  Tomorrow, Saturday 3 June 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will lead a youth focussed anti-crime and drug march in Lavender Hill. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato launches Langa Walking Bus initiative

25 May 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato launches Langa Walking Bus initiative Tomorrow, Friday 26 May 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will launch a new Walking Bus initiative in Langa. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to host public meeting in Elsies River

5 May 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to host public meeting in Elsies River On Sunday, 7 May 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will host a public meeting in Leonsdale, Elsies River. Read More

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety

26 April 2017

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Muizenberg Police Station: Deputy Minister Mkongi must retract his lies; provide the Western Cape with a full breakdown of new police resources Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to launch Woodlands Walking Bus initiative

19 April 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to launch Woodlands Walking Bus initiative Today, Tuesday 18 April 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will launch a new Walking Bus initiative in Woodlands, Mitchells Plain. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to lead extensive safety outreach in Hanover Park

6 April 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to lead extensive safety outreach in Hanover Park Read More

MEDIA ALERT:MEC Plato to lead extensive safety outreach in Avian Park, Worcestor

3 April 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to lead extensive safety outreach in Avian Park, Worcester Read More

17/18 Department of Community Safety Budget Speech

30 March 2017

SPEECH BY THE WESTERN CAPE MEC OF COMMUNITY SAFETY, DAN PLATODURING A SITTING IN THE WESTERN CAPE PROVINCIAL PARLIAMENTVOTE 4 – COMMUNITY SAFETY – WESTERN CAPE APPROPRIATION BILL   Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to accredit new NHW structures in Mossel Bay

20 March 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to accredit new Neighbourhood Watch structures in Mossel Bay   Read More

Statement by Minister Plato- MEC Plato welcomes National Firearms Amnesty Period

15 March 2017

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Minister Plato welcomes National Firearms Amnesty period Date: 15 March 2017 Release: Immediate Read More

Statement by Min Dan Plato - President Zuma’s inaction on crime hampering safety

15 February 2017

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety President Zuma’s inaction on crime hampering safety service delivery   Date: 15 February 2017 Release: Immediate Read More

MEDIA ALERT:Minister Plato hosts public consultation on draft Liquor Regulations

3 February 2017

This morning, Friday 3 February 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will continue with hosting the public consultation sessions on the Draft Western Cape Liquor Regulations 2011: Amendment 2017, in Cape Town. Read More