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.
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.
President of the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union, Zizamele Cebekhulu, has proposed reforms in the rehabilitation of prisoners.
POPCRU surprised by expose which claimed IPID prematurely closing cases to manipulate performance statistics.
The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) believe that Thursday’s attack on police by foreign nationals was strategically planned and coordinated.