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The Yeoville community patrol team is doing its best to rid the suburb of crime, despite minimal police intervention. Photo: Rosetta Msimango/City Press
The Yeoville community patrol team is doing its best to rid the suburb of crime, despite minimal police intervention. Photo: Rosetta Msimango/City Press

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Some areas have people patrolling with large sticks and knobkerries to ward off danger, but those trying to protect Yeoville are easy targets for menacing criminals as they patrol empty-handed. Phumlani S Langa tags along while they walk the beat.

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