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Cops take their leaders to task
Cops take their leaders to task
Popcru used its ninth congress to tackle the issue of police and justice officials staying on in their portfolios despite failing to serve...
Mashaba’s xenophobic legacy
Mashaba’s xenophobic legacy
The outgoing mayor’s tweet about the arrest statistics of migrants in Johannesburg over four years displays both his bigotry and a...
Fishing for a solution to catch marine life smugglers
Fishing for a solution to catch marine life smugglers
The government needs to deal with the poaching and smuggling of vital natural, economic and food resources as organised crime, but insufficient...
​Data-driven safety plan aims for rapid violent crime prevention in the Western Cape
​Data-driven safety plan aims for rapid violent crime prevention in the Western Cape
Six out of the top 10 police stations which recorded the most murders over the last 12 months are in the Western Cape. The province’s premier,...
​Slight changes but no end in sight for violent crime in South Africa
​Slight changes but no end in sight for violent crime in South Africa
“These statistics are not very rosy,” Police Minister Bheki Cele warned before he began presenting the 2019 annual crime statistics.
It’s time to talk prison abolition in South Africa
It’s time to talk prison abolition in South Africa
On August 7, one week after shopkeepers threw rocks at police vehicles, more than 1 500 police...
Trafficking and the corruption, collusion nexus
Trafficking and the corruption, collusion nexus
The recently released 2019 United States state department Trafficking in Persons report ranked South Africa on the tier two watch list for the second consecutive year. This ranking is...
Ivan Pillay: Public Protector’s remedial action is ‘improper’
Ivan Pillay: Public Protector’s remedial action is ‘improper’
The Public Protector has improperly intruded on the terrain of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) and the South African Police Service (SAPS)...
Military intervention is not a crime-fighting solution
Military intervention is not a crime-fighting solution
The imminent deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) into the Cape Town communities of Bishop Lavis, Mitchells Plain, Delft,...
Community police break ranks in Flats
Community police break ranks in Flats
Statistics show that 900 people have been killed in gang-related violence on the Cape Flats so far this year, and police volunteers risk suspension...
How to catch a serial killer – and why South Africa is good at it
How to catch a serial killer – and why South Africa is good at it
"I often don’t like to tell people what I do,” forensic psychologist Gérard Labuschagne says, leaning back comfortably in his seat at the...
IFP member shot dead outside polling station
IFP member shot dead outside polling station
A member of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) has been shot dead at Greytown in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands outside a polling station on election...

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