The Municipality has been a victim of Break-ins, Theft of Municipal Assents, Information, Misuse of vehicles that resulted in serious financial losses due to lack of proper Access Control measures.
For the purpose of improving the safety of employees, Councilors’, Information and Assets of the District Municipality strict measures are necessary for effective and efficient security.
Roles and Responsibilities
Planning and management of operational requirements and priorities of Safety and Security Services by identifying all risks and threats to employees , Councilor’s, VIP,s Visitors, Service Providers and assets of OR Tambo District Municipality, ensuring safe and Secure working environment.
Management of Access Control in all Municipal facilities.
Prevention of Crime incidents.
To conduct investigation on internal Agencies with a view to aligning plans to ensure a holistic and integrated approach for security Management within the District Municipality.
Providing evidence in the Court of Law, responding to questions of the alleged crime and security breaches detailing occurrences that resulted in arrest of the offenders.
Rendering security support to all Local Municipalities.