Your involvement in and support of the Kleinmond Street Watch helps us to make Kleinmond a better and safer place for all.
Benefits of Kleinmond Street Watch for the community:
- The police can be more effective in their efforts to combat crime in our town.
- It facilitates a healthy relationship between the community, the police, the municipality’s law enforcement and security companies in crime prevention issues.
- It is a proven and effective deterrent of criminal activity.
- It creates a greater sense of security and reduces the fear of crime.
- It builds a caring relationship between neighbours. People look out for one another and this enhances neighbourhood awareness.
- It reduces the risk of becoming a crime victim and in turn reduces the physical, financial and psychological costs of crime.
- It informs residents on how to observe and report suspicious activities.
- It offers INFORMATION to residents about crime prevention measures they can take to secure their houses.
- It gives access to EMERGENCY CONTACT DETAILS.
- Members have access to an e-mail COMMUNICATION network and neighbourhood watch SIGNAGE.
- Members can participate in well-structured patrols and those who do have access to a WhatsApp group.