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maverick - 2 month ago

Newsflash: Crime Stats: Murder rate remains ‘stable’ at around 58 deaths a day

The strategic deployment of police officers to crime hotspots is paying dividends, said SAPS national commissioner Khehla Sitole during the release of the 2019/2020 crime statistics. The murder rate remained stable at 36 per 100,000 people, and there was a significant drop in a number of other categories of violent crime. But the overall picture was far from rosy.


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