Finish hero detective's guns-to-gangs work

27 September 2020 - 00:00 By Sunday Times Editorial

It's been more than seven years since the whiff of corruption emerged from the Central Firearms Registry in Pretoria, with the suspension of two senior police officers accused of accepting bribes.

The usual assurances and pledges of crackdowns were made then and have been repeated regularly since by senior police officers and politicians, but solutions have proved more difficult to manufacture and the whiff has gradually turned into an abiding stench...

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