Teenagers and alcohol don’t mix. What are parents’ responsibilities to ensure that their children don’t abuse alcohol? We give a variety of tips in our Community Safety feature in the June 2017 issue of Servamus.
Tennis star Bob Hewitt found guilty 30 years after committing sexual abuse against those he coached. Read the details about what had happened in the Crime Series published in the June 2017 issue of Servamus.
Sexting – the exchange of sexual messages or images – is a reality in schools. Teachers and learners are perpetrators and it is important to know about the dangers. Read our article in the June 2017 issue of Servamus.
Teenage alcohol abuse combined with sexting can have devastating & deadly consequences. Parents need to get involved to prevent their children from becoming victims. Read our article in the June 2017 issue of Servamus.
I am a retired member of the SAPS and I collect all kinds of SAPS memorabilia from the inception of the South African Police in 1913 right to the present.
Some of the items I am interested in include caps/hats of the SAPS, badges, ranks, medals, items of uniform, flags, books, SAP yearbooks or anything interesting which relates to the South African Police both present or past.
I am a retired member of the South African Police Service (SAPS) and I would like to purchase a blue leather uniform jacket as worn by SAPS members. I retired from the SAPS at the end of August 2015 after serving for 41 years and now regret that I did not obtain the above-mentioned jacket whilst I was still serving.
If I recall correctly, the blue leather jacket was at some point advertised in the Servamus magazine. The jacket was an optional item which could be worn with the issue SAPS uniform but, it was not issued by SAPS Logistics (Supply Chain Management).
On 21 April 2017, police colleagues of D/W/O Petrus Oelofse attended his farewell function, which was hosted by the Jeffreys Bay Stock Theft Unit. During the ceremony, the Humansdorp Cluster Commander, Brig John Lebok, commended the member for his dedication and commitment towards his vocation. His 30- and 40-years loyal service medals were also handed over to him.
D/W/O Petrus Oelofse retired at the end of April 2017 after serving the community with pride for more than 43 years. An astonishing achievement indeed.