GPCID 24/7 emergency number: 082 214 3228

OKCID 24/7 emergency number: 082 217 1386

OurHood is a free digital networking platform that connects communities to strengthen neighbourhoods and build a stronger, safer South Africa.

Thousands of people in neighbourhoods all over the country have already joined and are using OurHood within their neighbourhoods to:

  • Post on a community noticeboard about anything from lost dogs to Tradesmen refferals
  • Report and be notified about crime in your neighbourhood as it happens.
  • Find out what’s on – from local music evenings, neighbourhood fun runs, weekly markets etc.
  • Buy, sell, or engage in collaborative consumption.
  • Find out about exclusive local deals.
  • Access important numbers, including: police, ambulance, city accounts etc.
  • Get in touch with your Civic Associations, Neighbourhood watches, CID groups etc.
  • Residents can see who else lives in their neighbourhood and directly communicate with each other.

*  OurHood is private and secure, as every user must verify that they live in their neighbourhood.


If you have information about any suspicious behaviour or witness a crime please report it to us immediately. Please provide as much detail as possible.


If you have any questions or feedback please do not hesitate to contact us using the form below. We will respond as soon as possible.