The Western Cape MEC of
Community Safety Dan Plato today launched the Law Enforcement Stabilisation
MEC Plato said policing
shortages and doing away with more than 5 000 South African Police Service
reservists left a serious visible policing vacuum within the City of Cape Town.
The unit will focus on areas
such as Manenberg, Ottery and Hanover Park on a daily basis.
Ministerial Spokesperson Ewald
Botha said Department of Community Safety its partnership initiative has seen
the department make 3.5 million available for training equipment for
development in setting up the Community Stabilisation Unit.
“Part of the largest safety
partnership initiative was launched in April this year”.
The Stabilisation Unit is also
an important part in ensuring the urban transformation planned on Manenburg
becomes a reality, Botha added.
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