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Clare Ballard

Clare Ballard

    Comment: Overcrowded jails deadly, inhumane
    Comment: Overcrowded jails deadly, inhumane
    Many of South Africa’s correctional facilities, and most acutely its remand detention facilities, are overcrowded, creating dehumanising and...
    Crime and punishment don't add up
    Crime and punishment don't add up
    South Africa is often branded as a country with a high incarceration rate. In certain respects, this is true. For with 290 people per 100 000...