Police Minister Bheki Cele says criminals in the Western Cape have declared war on law enforcement officers.
A group of 15 troublesome boys in Pretoria have had a first-hand experience of what it is like to be a prisoner after spending a day in the Atteridgeville Correctional Centre.
Police Minister Bheki Cele says some dockets are already before the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) for prosecution of people implicated in corruption in relation to the downfall of now-liquidated VBS Mutual Bank.
Tourism is a key driver of the economy and contributes to job creation but some towns are battling to maintain tourism infrastructure and some tourist areas are affected by a surge in crime.
Many South Africans have recently called upon the reinstatement of the death penalty to curb violent crime, such as murder and sexual assault.