South African government admits “violent crime damaging economy”

crime-gunGovernment has acknowledged that high levels of violent crime in South Africa are having a significant negative impact on the country’s economy, Beeld reported on Tuesday.

According to government’s green paper on policing, drawn up by the police civil secretariat … Read the rest

South African lawlessness on the rise

South Africa is in the grip of increasing lawlessness, according to a senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), Beeld reported on Monday.

According to an essay written by Dr Johan Burger more than a week before the … Read the rest