City of Joburg launches probe after Mayfair residents are threatened

Reporting bylaw infringements proves dangerous

Nomazima Nkosi Senior reporter

The City of Johannesburg has launched an investigation after residents who have reported cases of infringements of municipal bylaws received threats.

In a post on social media, the city's development and planning law enforcement unit said residents who complained about bylaw contraventions were being threatened and intimidated after their names were divulged to the alleged lawbreakers...

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