On the 10 June 2017 JMPD held a meeting with residents of Plot 323 Wilgespruit and confirmed the agreement with the Councillor to prevent land invasions at all costs and to work with the City towards the establishment of proper housing for the people displaced by the private land eviction in March 2017.
JMPD continue to monitor vacant land around Ward 97 and remove illegal structures that are dangerous not only to their occupants but also to surrounding residents.
On the 22 June 2017 JMPD undertook various bylaw enforcement operations in Ward 97:
- 105 x posters removed
- 80 x commercial posters removed
- 10 x burners removed
- 6 x illegal signage removed
- 1x admin notice for illegal container (Blueberry & christiaan de wet)
- 1x admin notice for illegal trailer (Blueberry & christiaan de wet )
A stop and search conducted at corner of Hendrik Potgieter & Peter roads
- Vehicles stopped- 68
- Vehicles stopped- 32
- Persons searched- 25
- Citations issued 30 (fines)
Operation went well with no incidents reported\
On the 26 June 2017 a Joint crime prevention operation was undertaken by the JMPD in conjunction with RTMC on Hendrik Potgieter and Krugerrand Roads in Strubensvalley.
- Vehicles stopped :107
- Vehicles searched : 85
- Persons searched: 54
- Citation issued: 52
- NO arrest
The operation went well with no incidents reported.