Northern Cape held inter-departmental one stop service in Green Point, Kimberley

The SAPS Corporate Communication and Kimberley Police, partnered with the Northern Cape Provincial Departments took services to the community of Green Point in Kimberley. The One Stop Service, led by the office of the Premier drove the initiative. The rationale behind the One Stop Service Centre is aimed at improving of services offered by various Departments in the Northern Cape. The SAPS brought a mobile Community Service Centre to the event, community members brought documents for certification, affidavits were made and others laid complaints which need police attention. The Sector Commander, addressed the community about the role of the community's involvement in the sector and also introduced Community Policing Forum.

Amongst the Departments which were present are Department of SASSA, Labour, COGHTA. They also explained and educated the community about the services they could offer.

The Office of the Premier facilitates the Annual Thusong Centre under the theme "Khawuleza" literally meaning speed-up service delivery.

Source: South African Police Service