The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) says they are concerned the manner in which the private security industry conducts itself.
The stabbing of Free State correctional service officer has prompted a visit from the department’s deputy minister Thabang Makwetla.
Police union, (Popcru), has called on the Correctional Services Department to absorb employees from African Global Operations, formerly known as Bosasa into their workforce in light of the company’s impending liquidation.
The Congress of the People (COPE) national spokesperson Dennis Bloem has made an emotional plea to Justice Raymond Zondo to investigate the death of former National Commissioner for Correctional Services, Vernie Pietersen.
The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) says the matter around suicides within the police force is at an alarming level.