Constant cable theft ‘ignored’

Desperate residents say BCM and law enforcement do nothing to stop it


Fed-up with rampant electricity cable theft in his neighbourhood, an East London man has drawn a line in the sand and vowed to do whatever it takes to stop thugs from stripping cables that connect his home.

This article is reserved for DispatchLIVE subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all our content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Already registered on HeraldLIVE, BusinessLIVE, TimesLIVE or SowetanLIVE? Sign in with the same details.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00.