Black and white justice: Oscar Pistorius and the Xhosa King

The question of whether Oscar Pistorius is a murderer or not will now be argued in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) following the successful application by the State to have his culpable homicide conviction reviewed.

Judge Thokozile Masipa handed … Read the rest

Police and ISS at odds about the crime stats

issISS governance, crime and justice division head Gareth Newham said the crime statistics the police released in September contained a miscalculation, and that they were downplaying the rate of violent crime.

The police and the Institute for Security Studies (ISS) … Read the rest