A case of poisoned
chalice or poisoned politics?

SA has skilled officers, and yet
the president appointed seven
police heads in the last 10 years.

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Is protest the only
way to achieve change?

Protests, especially involving violence,
are becoming the only effective means
of political participation in South Africa.

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New SAPS unit announced
to root out graft

Can focusing on anti-
corruption help the public
regain trust in SA’s police?

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South African
Crime Quarterly 59

This issue explores topics related to
domestic violence, refusing parole
and mental illness as a defence.

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Municipal and district map

Crime statistics for each municipality
and district council in South Africa
for various crime categories

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