Listen – Crime stats: Looking over our shoulders

2013-09-20 16:34

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Crime is under control, National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega said during the release of the 2012/13 crime statistics on Thursday (September 19 2013). Here are your views.

‘Police only act when something drastic happens’

Mmamalatsi Moloto (Katlehong on the East Rand). Pictures: Mthokozisi Dludla/City Press

https://soundcloud.com/city-press/police-only-act-when-something

‘You commit a crime today, tomorrow you’re out’

Quinton Simon (Rosettenville, south of Joburg)

https://soundcloud.com/city-press/you-commit-a-crime-today

‘There’s only so much police can do’

Zubair Suliman (Auckland Park, Joburg)

https://soundcloud.com/city-press/theres-only-so-much-police-can

‘Stats not a true reflection’

Bongani Zwane (Westdene, Joburg)

https://soundcloud.com/city-press/stats-not-a-true-reflection

‘We’re not safe at all’

Ayesha Ebrahim (Azaadville, Krugersdorp)

https://soundcloud.com/city-press/were-not-safe-at-all

Always looking over his shoulder

Jonathan van der Hoer (Melville)

https://soundcloud.com/city-press/always-looking-over-his

‘I’ll probably get a gun’

Anonymous (Auckland Park, Joburg)

https://soundcloud.com/city-press/ill-probably-get-a-gun

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