Time for the right top
cops in South Africa

Without proper leadership, policing
and public safety will only get worse.

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Press release: How to appoint
an honest and competent
police commissioner

A skilled police leader is key to curbing
corruption and crime, says an ISS
and Corruption Watch campaign.

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Map: public protest
and violence

This map shows incidents of protest
and public violence captured by
monitoring media reports.

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Brochure: Unwanted
Police Commissioners

The ISS and Corruption Watch
are calling for a merit-based
recruitment process for
top positions.

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South African Crime Quarterly 60

SACQ 60 is a special issue on
organised environmental crime,
guest edited by Annette Hübschle.

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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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Municipal and district map

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

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