Parliamentary Question: DoP: National police hotline

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QUESTION NO 248
248. Mr D V Bloem (COPE-FS) to ask the Minister of Police:

Whether his department will launch a national police hotline where bad, abusive and corrupt conduct of SA Police Service members can be reported as is currently in operation in Gauteng; if not, why not; if so, (a) when will this be launched in other provinces and (b) what are the further relevant details?

REPLY:
a)Yes,
b)The Centre for Service Excellence is based on being a 24 Hour Call Centre with the Nodal Point remaining at the Police head Office in Pretoria. Please take note that this Nodal point will be nucleus and that all liaison to and from the provinces will handled by this office.

It is envisaged that Southern African Police Services will launch the functions and call centre shortly, which will indeed, be made accessible to the general public.

Reply to question 248 approved by the Minister