Metro police look for expired goods and undocumented foreigners in possession of illegal documents in Point Road, Durban. File Picture: Motshwari Mofokeng/African News Agency (ANA)
Metro police look for expired goods and undocumented foreigners in possession of illegal documents in Point Road, Durban. File Picture: Motshwari Mofokeng/African News Agency (ANA)

How to snitch on regulation breakers in KZN

By Thobeka Ngema Time of article published Jun 29, 2021

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DURBAN - THE SAPS has appealed to KwaZulu-Natal residents to report anyone who is in contravention of the Disaster Management Act regulations.

Each district has an officer and contact number to call when reporting:

ETHEKWINI

Major General Chirwa

079 500 0288

UMGUNGUNDLOVU

Brigadier Gwala

082 418 1466

UGU

Major General Nxamagele

082 466 8535

HARRY GWALA

Brigadier Xhelithole

082 826 8958

ILEMBE

Major General Nxabela

082 779 7208

UTHUKELA

Brigadier Bantham

082 322 0710

UMZINYATHI

Brigadier Buthelezi

082 452 1216

KING CETSHWAYO

Major General Ntuli

082 561 5115

AMAJUBA

Major General Sayer

082 417 5246

ZULULAND

Major General Gonya

082 417 8952

UMKHANYAKUDE

Major General BP Langa

082 557 0058

Alternatively, anyone with information with regard to contraventions of the adjusted alert level 4 lockdown regulations can contact Crime Stop at 08600 10111 or report contraventions anonymously via the MySAPSApp.

On Monday, police spokesperson Brigadier Jay Naicker said 1 763 people were arrested in KwaZulu-Natal for failing to comply with the Disaster Management Act regulations during level 3 of the national lockdown.

Naicker said multidisciplinary operations were being conducted simultaneously across the province, focusing on hot spot areas and those where reports of non-compliance were received.

Operations carried out between June 16 and June 27 this year, saw 1 763 people arrested for various contraventions of level 3 lockdown regulations in the province.

“Police arrested 1 025 persons in various public spaces for not wearing a mask. During this period, 592 people were arrested to failing to confine to their residence during the curfew while 137 were arrested for selling or consuming liquor in a public space, which is in contravention of the regulations.”

On Tuesday, ministers who serve on the National Coronavirus Command Council briefed the media following President Cyril Ramaphosa’s address to the nation on Sunday.

The ministers outlined measures to ensure compliance to the regulations in the fight against the spread of Covid-19 in South Africa.

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