Mitchells Plain residents march against domestic violence

Protesters in Mitchells Plain are demanding domestic abuse cases be given more attention by authorities.

Protesters in Mitchell’s Plain marched against domestic violence on 21 March 2018. Picture: Kaylynn Palm/EWN

CAPE TOWN - Protesters in Mitchell’s Plain marched against domestic violence on Wednesday.

They're demanding that domestic abuse cases be given more attention by authorities.

A Mitchell’s Plain resident complained about poor service from some police.

“If I phone for domestic violence, they don’t come in, they want to stand outside and what if that person takes me hostage with a gun?”