How To Report

How to report

Reports of past, current or potential xenophobic attacks are made via any of the following methods:

  • FREE SMS
  • E-mail
  • Xenowatch Website
  • Mobile app
  • WhatsApp/Call

FREE SMS:

Send a FREE SMS to 44705 including as much of the following details as possible in the message body:

  • Location: Township/Village/City, Street name
  • Short description of incident
  • Time of incident

Email:

Send us an e-mail to report@xenowatch.ac.za including as much as possible of the following details:

  • Location: Township/Village/City, Street name
  • Short description of incident
  • Date & Time of incident
  • Attach any photos or videos

Website:

On the home page, select the plus sign in yellow located on the top left corner of the map. Fill out as much information as you can and then select submit.

Mobile App: Xenowatch:

Our mobile app is downloadable on Apple and Android phones. To report, select the option Report an Incident, complete the form and then submit using the arrow symbol on the top right corner of the form.

WhatsApp/Call:

Send a WhatsApp to +27 (0) 60 794 9882 including as much of the following details as possible in the message body:

  • Location: Township/Village/City, Street name
  • Short description of incident
  • Time of incident
  • Attach any photos or videos

In Case of Emergency:

Call 10111

Disclaimer: ACMS does not take responsibility for the accuracy of all reports. The system relies on accurate collective reporting from contributors who truly want to help in the fight against Xenophobia.

Xenowatch is a tool to monitor xenophobic threats and violence across South Africa.
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SMS: 44705
Email 1: info@xenowatch.ac.za
Email 2: report@xenowatch.ac.za
Mobile App: Xenowatch
Tel: +27 11 717 4017