Bold criminal justice reforms
are needed to uncapture SA

South Africa’s development potential
requires substantial and urgent
changes to the criminal justice system.

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Resolving South
Africa’s brutal order

How the country’s new leaders can stop
endemic violence and restore trust
between citizens and government.

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Can the police investigate a
case that hasn’t been reported?

The South African police have a
positive duty to act against crime
even when a complainant is absent.

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Fixing South Africa’s
broken windows

With its history of chasing arrests, SA
is vulnerable to the damaging effects of
poorly implemented broken windows policing.

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Are South Africa’s police
ready to lead with the evidence?

Evidence-based policing is strengthened by
partnerships with academics and researchers,
but should be championed by police.

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