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

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

Quinton Simon (Rosettenville, south of Joburg)

‘There’s only so much police can do’

Zubair Suliman (Auckland Park, Joburg)

‘Stats not a true reflection’

Bongani Zwane (Westdene, Joburg)

‘We’re not safe at all’

Ayesha Ebrahim (Azaadville, Krugersdorp)

Always looking over his shoulder

Jonathan van der Hoer (Melville)

‘I’ll probably get a gun’

Anonymous (Auckland Park, Joburg)

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