The Western Cape will receive six mobile cop shops by the end of this financial year.
Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu made the announcement on Friday at the launch of a mobile police station in Site C, Khayelitsha.
In addition, building of the Makhaza police station would begin in 2018 and take about three years.
More than 1 000 mense from Khayelitsha and surrounds attended Friday’s event, raising concerns about crime, reports Saturday Argus.
Mom of three Nosimanye Dyonasi said children as young as 15 were carrying guns.