Q&A with Institute for Security Studies' justice& violence prevention programme head Gareth Newham

Police minister Bheki Cele admitted that the latest crime statistics were "eye popping". Chris Barron asked Gareth Newham...

29 August 2021 - 00:00 By Chris Barron

Is there a correlation between rising crime and leadership instability within the police?

There is. Since 2009 we've had eight different people occupying the post of national commissioner. This has led to a fractured, discordant leadership structure...

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