Melville Security Cameras in Action

MSI Cameras helps identify suspects  


CSS Tactical operated by Beagle Watch


Beagle Watch to purchase CSS Tactical

“CSS Tactical (CSS) and Beagle Watch Armed Response (Beagle Watch) are security service providers synonymous with the unrivalled delivery of proactive security services. Based on their successful approach to combatting crime, many communities have entrusted their safety to these security champions. This is the first communication in a series to keep you informed of developments affecting your area. Beagle Watch has entered into a contract with CSS which paves the […]


MSI Cameras: Footage Retrieval Process

MSI Cameras: Footage Retrieval Process


Liquor Licence Application: NCW Restaurant

We have been notified by the Melville Residents’ Association of a new liquor application by NCW Restaurant on Main Road.  They are have applied for a restaurant liquor licence. Fore more information about this application: NCW Restaurant Liquor Licence Application You are also welcome to contact the MRA via email at should you require more information.


URGENT NOTICE: MSI Member Debit Order Instruction

IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION TO MSI MEMBERS!   Dear Members, As mentioned in our circular letter (, dated 29 September 2016, MidCity has been instructed by FNB to obtain new debit order instructions from all members as the original debit orders that were completed at Johnlee Admin are no longer considered to be valid. Due to the Reserve Bank regulations, FNB has now informed that MidCity may no longer utilize the original […]


Update: Melville Security Model

In light of the recent increase in crime incidents in Melville, the MSI is engaging with CSS to consider our overall security model and how we make it more effective. CSS has been kind enough to extend the second car we have (which is currently patrolling 9 hours a day) to 24 hours a day for 2 weeks free of charge.   Although this is a short term initiative, we […]


New MSI Structure & Camera effectiveness concerns

The MSI is currently raising our concerns (and the concerns of many residents) with CCS that the cameras have now been live for several weeks and we are still waiting for evidence of where they are starting to make a difference. We were also concerned with the recent emails from CSS showing how the cameras identified non-crimes and are pressing CSS to show us where they have successfully identified and […]


Public Meeting: Displaced people in our suburbs

Dear All PUBLIC MEETING Displaced people in our suburbs The clean-up of George Lea Park has highlighted the presence of displaced people living in parks and other open spaces in our suburbs. The City’s new administration would like to hear residents’ views on how best to deal with concerns that have been raised. Councillors and other community leaders will provide updates and solicit advice at a public meeting. Have your […]


MSI Members - Request to renew debit orders

MELVILLE SECURITY INITIATIVE (MSI) – REQUEST TO RENEW DEBIT ORDERS We refer to the letter sent to you by Johnlee Admin regarding the Amalgamation of Johnlee Admin and MidCity Property Services, as well as the Welcome Letter sent out to the members by MidCity Property Services on 8 December 2015 as well as 25 January 2016. As the majority of members pay their contributions via debit orders, MidCity has been […]