Tag: Helenvale

“Let’s fight crime as the body of Christ”, police officer urges Helenvale residents

A senior police officer yesterday challenged residents of Helenvale, Port Elizabeth with  a message which he believed God had given to him regarding the fight against crime and gang violence in the area. Gelvandale Police Station Commander Brigadier Ernie Neveling was speaking at a prayer meeting against gangsterism and violence […]

PE gangster cases expedited

An interim plan to expedite gang-related court cases in Port Elizabeth was launched today, following a meeting last week between senior police,  and criminal justice  system representatives and Northern Areas councillors. According to Ward 13 councillor, Nico du Plessis, it was agreed that courts would speed up the processing of  […]

Officials snub Helenvale delegation — Du Plessis

A delegation of Helenvale church leaders calling for a special Gangster Court in Port Elizabeth were bitterly disappointed yesterday when representatives of the Justice Department, Correctional Services and SA Police Services, all failed to turn up for a scheduled meeting, said delegation spokesman, Nico du Plessis. Du Plessis, who is […]