Vereeniging community alongside the Taxi association said no to looting. They took to the streets in numbers as they protected the businesses and industrial areas against looting.

As for the suburbs of Three Rivers the local Community Policing Forum and the Police department, spent the hole 3 days and nights patrolling that area including the mall and other parts of small businesses in the area.

Incidents of looting in Vereeniging and other surrounding parts of the neighbourhoods never took place. Employers and employees continue business as usual. …# no to looting

Submitted by: Cornelius D. Mofokeng.