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Popcru welcomes planned release of petty crimes offenders

8 May 2020, 7:07 PM

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s decision to grant parole to 19 000 inmates as part of efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Alan Winde

Western Cape expects COVID-19 cases to increase dramatically as testing intensifies

27 April 2020, 8:01 PM

Western Cape Premier Alan Winde says he expects the number of people infected with COVID-19 in the province to increase dramatically in the coming days as the province intensifies its testing.

Prisoners living luxurious lives in prisons: Popcru

6 November 2019, 7:45 AM

President of the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union, Zizamele Cebekhulu, has proposed reforms in the rehabilitation of prisoners.

Police raid.

Police union shocked by allegations IPID manipulates stats

9 October 2019, 10:08 AM

POPCRU surprised by expose which claimed IPID prematurely closing cases to manipulate performance statistics.

‘Attack on police allegedly by foreign nationals strategically planned’

3 August 2019, 1:28 PM

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) believe that Thursday’s attack on police by foreign nationals was strategically planned and coordinated.



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