Businesses boost sponsorship

Any non-profit organisation relies heavily on sponsorship from individuals and businesses to get things done – and the Uitzicht Neighbourhood Watch (UNHW) is no different! Over the last two years we have seen a big drop off in terms of individual donations from the residents of Uitzicht, so much so that the money we do receive does not even cover …

Winter is here!

Good evening folks, I hope that you are all warm and dry and SAFE! Winter is here, and hopefully for a long time still as we need the rain! This is just a quick note to let you know that we have updated a few things on our site, including contact details for all the administration as well as added …

Relaunch!

It is 2017 and the Uitzicht NHW has decided to refresh the web page. We looked to bring a fresh approach to the new year. Hope you like it. Any suggestions would be welcome!

First Camera goes LIVE!

Our first camera is installed and LIVE! Crime has been with us since the dawn of human civilization and Uitzicht has been fortunate enough over the early years not to have been affected by crime as much as other areas within Durbanville due to the fact that we were at the ‘end of the world’ within the Durbanville area. However, …

Joint Ops with SAPS

The Uitzicht NHW joined other Durbanville NHW’s, Armed Response Companies and SAPS for a very successful Joint Operations in and around the Durbanville area on Friday evening. A number of vehicle check points (VCP’s) were conducted along with a foot patrol through Fisantekraal with the Fisantekraal NHW. SAPS conducted a number of arrests for drugs, reckless and dangerous driving and …

Child Kidnappings

Media Statement from Western Cape Media Centre Corporate Communication South African Police Service Western Cape   The Western Cape police are aware of numerous allegations regarding child kidnappings in this province being posted on social media platforms, which are refuted as it cannot be substantiated with any police records. For the record, we can confirm that a single case of …

Mini-Ops with SAPS

We had a mini-ops this morning with SAPS, AR companies and members of UNHW on bin-day. Law enforcement were also on duty in Uitzicht and joined in. We had a few vagrants in the area this morning and most left the area of their own accord when asked to do so. A few were given a voluntary lift out of …

Okavango Road Works

ROAD SAFETY – Okavango Rd Planned road works along a portion of Okavango Road, between Langeberg Road and Pinehurst Drive. This will affect traffic in both directions of Okavango Road as well as on Langeberg Road, Hennop Road, Pinehurst Drive, Amadeus Drive and Brackenfell Boulevard. An alternative route in both directions will be available via Langeberg Road, Brackenfell Boulevard and …

Cyclists Attacked

Information from the Fisantekraal Animal Welfare: This morning a group of 10 cyclists (yes, 10!) was attacked while cycling near Fisantekraal – just before the bridge over the railway (R312 – Lichtenberg road). Fortunately, the cyclists fought back with pepper spray and even hit back using their bikes – they were unharmed. This is the 3rd recent incidence of cyclists …

Rampant Police Scam

Media Statement from the South African Police Service: Corporate Communication POLICE WARN PUBLIC OF RAMPANT SCAM Pretoria – The South African Police Service (SAPS) would like to issue a warning to the public to be aware of a fraudulent scam in which victims receive a text message stating that a SAPS case has been opened against them. Once they respond …