City of Cape
Town’s Mayoral Committee Member for Safety and
Security JP Smith says the 2014 statistical review for the City of Cape
Town’s Metro Police shows a vast improvement in
Drug arrests have increased from
1 948 in 2013 to 2 048 in 2014 and firearm confiscations have
increased from 49 to 82.
In a statement the city says
enforcement agencies have increased the level of visible policing, disruptive
operations and stabilisation operations.
Smith said teams we’ve been
assembled in our specialised units the gang and task force.
The training we’ve implemented and specialist’s
technology workshops that we’ve added to intensify our operations.
“Due to the great work being done by
all Police across the province the rate at which arrests and firearm
confiscation has significantly improved over the past years” Smith added.
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