Nyanga police’s hotline launched for crime

2017-05-11 06:03

The Nyanga Police Cluster has set up a new hotline number to deal with three priority crimes in the area.

Residents can now call 021 684 1531 to report incidents of house robberies, business robberies and hijackings.

According to Captain Ntomboxolo Sitshitshi, this is after a Cluster Crime Combatting Team was established to fight these crimes.

“The team comprises of various SAPS disciplines and focuses on Nyanga being the main contributor, Gugulethu and Philippi East.

The hotline number has now been opened to make it easy for community members to report these incidents,” she explained. However, Sitshitshi warned not to misuse the line.

“We encourage the public to make use of this hot line number. Community members are urged not to abuse the number as it is only meant for trio crimes.”

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.