Cape Town shoots down violence rating

28 January 2016 - 02:41 By Aron Hyman

A survey rating Cape Town the world's ninth-most violent city has been shot down. Institute for Security Studies senior researcher Johann Burger questioned the methodology of the survey and City of Cape Town mayoral committee member for safety and security JP Smith said it was "not remotely accurate".

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day, Financial Mail or Rand Daily Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00.