Crime statistics

Quick Fact

Forty six (46) out of every 1000 households experienced housebreaking/burglary in 2015/16.

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Crime experienced in 2016/17 by Type

Crime is going down, but we are not feeling any safer

The recently released Victims of Crime Survey results found that crime levels have been gradually declining. With South Africans experiencing lower levels of crime, it is expected that communities would feel safer. Instead, the survey reveals that declining crime trends were accompanied by deteriorating feelings of safety among households. According to the survey, the percentage   read more »