Drinking in public attracts R2500 admission of guilt fine, warns Montclair SAPS

MONTCLAIR police warns the community that public drinking is prohibited and is against the law.
Montclair SAPS spokesman, Dereck Vijiam said the station has been inundated with requests from community meetings and community policing forums to clarify the offence of drinking in public.

READ: Police warn of new bylaw enforcement
“Any form of drinking alcoholic beverages in public is regarded as an offence. This includes drinking from vehicles on a public road, recreational grounds, at sports fields, parks and on sidewalks,” said Dereck.

READ HERE: UPDATE: Communities question by-laws
The bylaw contravention carries an admission of guilt fine of R2,500.

  AUTHOR
Lauren Beukes
Journalist

Latest News

COMMENTS

Top
Recommended Story x
Beware of online fraud deposit scams, warns Wentworth SAPS

Thanks for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our FREE newsletter
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

South Coast Sun
Southlands Sun


Get regular news updates sent directly to your inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites

SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter

SELECT your titles:

South Coast Sun
Southlands Sun

Get regular news updates sent directly to you inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

Subscribe Here
1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites
Your details:


Your friends: