Orange Farm (SAPS) hosted an event on 04 December at multi-purpose centre. The regional directorate was introducing a newly appointed Orange Farm (SAPS)station commander Brigadier RM Buthelezi by

the Gauteng MEC for community safety Ms Faith Mazibuko,
who was joined by the following portfolio committee, Sedibeng District CPF board member Mr Bikie Nketle, Orange Farm executive Mrs Lungile Seloko, JMPD chief superintendent Machete and Sedibeng Vispol co- coordinator Col Mcidisi Manama.

During the session the MEC was briefed by the station commander about the progress made as a station, in strengthening the relations between the station and the community of Orange farm and Poortjie area.

The station commander had further elaborated on a better understanding of each other’s roles (police and the community) and responsibilities; To assist in forging ahead and meeting each other halfway also sharing solid support of good practice.

As he concluded he also mentioned that he is looking forward to working closely with the community of Orange Farm as well as the community of Poortjie in fighting the relentless crime being experienced within these areas.

Report by: Cornelius D. Mofokeng.