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Diepsloot police station finally opens its doors

More than R100 million has been spent on the new building, with construction beginning in 2008.

The highly-anticipated new police station in Diepsloot has finally been opened after years of delays on 19 February 2016. Picture: Mia Lindeque/EWN.
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JOHANNESBURG – The highly-anticipated new police station in Diepsloot has finally been opened after years of delays. 

More than R100 million has been spent on the new building, with construction beginning in 2008.

The highly-anticipated new police station in Diepsloot has finally been opened after years of delays on 19 February 2016. Picture: Mia Lindeque/EWN.

Acting National Commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane said he hopes officers will now be able to serve the Diepsloot community more efficiently and effectively.

A fleet of 21 police vans have also been handed over to the new Diepsloot station commander.

Phahlane said all resources must be utilized correctly.

The new station is officially operational and is already assisting the public.

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