The City of Cape Town’s Mayco Member for Safety and Security, JP Smith, has called on the Western Cape Transport Department to invoke maximum powers to deal with the alleged criminal conduct of some public transport operators on the Cape Flats on Wednesday morning.
The City of Cape Town says it will approach the High Court on an urgent basis for an interdict against the South African Police Service for interfering in the work of a film crew at Camps Bay beach.
Three Golden Arrow buses and a truck were set alight during violent protests at Makhaza in Khayelitsha on the Cape Flats on Thursday morning.
The City of Cape Town has called on members of the public to report possible incidents of extortion on its newly launched hotline. This comes after seven people were shot and killed in Gugulethu over suspected gang activity.
Two City of Cape Town firefighters have been treated in hospital after they were assaulted in Wallacedene, near Kraaifontein on Saturday morning.