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Table Mountain National Park. Visitor Safety Program Briefing to MEC Albert Fritz February 2011. A Park within a City. Proximity to City Mostly open access 24 hour risk Tourist destination 3.7 million visits Tourist gadgets. Resources 1: Physical Presence.

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Table mountain national park

Table Mountain National Park

Visitor Safety Program

Briefing to MEC Albert Fritz

February 2011


A Park within a City

  • Proximity to City

  • Mostly open access

  • 24 hour risk

  • Tourist destination

  • 3.7 million visits

  • Tourist gadgets


Resources 1: Physical Presence

  • Table Mountain (north) = 36 rangers

  • Silvermine (central) = 24 rangers

  • Cape of Good Hope (south) = 46 rangers

  • Marine Protected Area = 16 rangers

  • EPWP / DEAT projects = 150 pax

  • Honorary Rangers

  • TOTAL = 272 pax


Resources 2: Vehicles

  • 3 of 4x4 bakkies

  • 1 of Quantum Bus for deployment

  • 1 of Dog Trailer

  • 1 of Road block trailer

  • 2 of Quad bikes

  • 1 of Off road bike


Resources 3: Equipment

  • 3 x CCTV cameras linked to City SSU

  • 1 x mobile surveillance camera unit

  • Digital 2 way radios – City Call Center

  • Night scopes, telescopes, cameras

  • Personal protective equipment

  • Pepper ball guns


Resources 4: Dog Unit

  • 5 Dogs fully trained to DH4

  • Dog Handlers trained to DH4

  • Kennel Unit at Kloofnek

  • Deployment trailer

  • Current extension to kennels

  • HIGHLY EFFECTIVE


Resources 5: Ops Centers

  • Kloofnek office / dispatch / coordination

  • Kloofnek Visitor Center – engage with Visitors re Safety Information

  • Signal Hill, Lion’s Head, Platteklip, Deer Park, Newlands, Noordhoek Beach


Partnerships

  • SAPS is our major partner

  • TMNP overlaps with 13 SAPS precincts

  • Attend regular meetings and share info

  • Close coms with SAPS sector policing

  • Neighbourhood Watches

  • CID’s

  • Tourism Agencies – Safety Info to Tourists


Operations: Combating Crime

  • Visible Uniformed Policing

  • Observation points / Stake-outs

  • Routinely clear bunkers, caves, hide-outs

  • Remove suspects for finger-print tests

  • CCTV cameras and response

  • Parallel investigations to SAPS

  • Adaptive strategy – trends/displacement



WHERE TO?

  • New partnerships – Waterfront Rotarians are sponsoring Kennel expansion

  • Tourism Partnerships renewed – to communicate safety information

  • Perception Management – balanced coms of risks, successes and interventions

  • Manned Visitor Information Centers



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