[ISS] The South African Police Service (SAPS) is due to release the annual crime statistics in the next two weeks. These figures provide a useful indication of the country’s crime problem but don’t reflect the full reality of the challenge to public safety.
[ISS] As South Africa’s political environment deteriorates, so too does public safety. For the sixth consecutive year, the country is seeing increases in robbery and a continuation in the high numbers of murders: the two most reliable indicators of public safety
[The Conversation Africa] The South African Police Service (SAPS) is increasingly using social media to bolster its public image.
[News24Wire] Lieutenant General Johannes Khomotso Phahlane will be standing in for national police commissioner Riah Phiyega while her fitness to hold office is investigated.
[GroundUp]South Africa’s highest court has ordered the police to investigate allegations of torture by Zimbabwe police carried out in Zimbabwe on Zimbabwean nationals.
[SAPA]Pretoria -Photographs and details of a protected Marikana witness, dubbed Mr X, will be widely distributed among mineworkers, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard on Tuesday.