Mass patrol to curb crime

Close to 100 people from Ifafi, Melodie, Schoemansville, Meerhof neighbourhood watches, Plotwag, Afriforum and four security companies participated in a mass patrol through the Hartbeespoort town area on Friday evening to curb crime in the area. “A big thank you to all those who sacrificed their Friday night to join us an make our community a safer place. This type of show of force sends a clear message to criminals. We will do this type of operation more frequently during the festive season,” said Romano van der Spuy, chairman of the Hartbeespoort community policing forum.