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be required one night each month.
‘‘The more people involved, the less onerous of a task it is for everyone,’’ she says.
Being a community patroller is a rewarding role, Caroline Knights says.
She’s been involved with the Onehunga Community Patrol for over two years.
‘‘I feel like I’m helping my community in trying to make it a safer place,’’ she says.
‘‘I’ve got to learn new skills and meet people in the area I live in.’’
There are community patrols operating in Mt Albert, Onehunga, Blockhouse Bay, Ellerslie and around the Glen Innes and Pt England areas.
Those wanting to join the Mt Roskill patrol can contact Merril Bourne on 626 6600.