Good communication and respectful
responses to local service delivery
problems can prevent anger and violence.
A concerted effort is needed to prevent
attacks on irregular migrants ahead
of this year’s local elections.
Long-standing abuses in the appointment
of leaders are at the heart of the country’s
failing police service.
Open-source investigation techniques could
give a much-needed boost to South Africa’s
poor record of prosecuting high-profile cases.
If police learn from their mistakes
and implement those lessons, South
Africa could become a safer place.
More data means better ability to
address the country’s public
Statistics on the motives for kidnapping
and who is most at risk are both
surprising and concerning.
Why did some police officials blatantly disregard
the fundamental liberties protected
by South Africa’s constitution?