For more information on COVID-19 and how to prevent infection, visit sacoronavirus.co.za.

Can we be safe?

The Future of Policing in South Africa

Ziyanda Stuurman

ISBN:

9780624091844

Epub ISBN:

9780624091851

Publisher:

Tafelberg

Date Released:

June 2021

Price (incl. VAT):

R 290.00

Format:

Soft cover, 276pp


About this book:

In South Africa, both ‘crime’ and ‘safety’ are loaded terms. Ziyanda Stuurman unpacks the complex and fraught history of policing, courts and prisons in South Africa.  In her analysis of the problems nationally and in putting those problems in context with the rest of the world, she concludes that more resources won’t necessarily lead to more safety.
What then, will?
Ziyanda unpacks this complex question deftly with a view of a better future for us all.

RELATED BOOKS

Ramaphosa's Turn

Ralph Mathekga

Wit issie 'n colour nie

Nathan Trantraal

Betrayal

Jonathan Ancer

We Can Fix Ourselves

Mosibudi Mangena

It's Not Inside It's On Top

Khanya Mtshali

They Called Me Queer

Kim Windvogel, Kelly-Eve Koopman

Femicide in South Africa

Nechama Brodie

For the Love of the Land

Ivor Price, Kobus Louwrens

Living While Feminist

Jen Thorpe

The Enemy Within

Mpumelelo Mkhabela

Hijackers on Board

Cynthia Stimpel

Is It Me or Is It Getting Hot in Here?

Tom Eaton

Kinders wat moor

André le Roux

Paper Tiger

Alide Dasnois, Chris Whitfield

Moord op Pofadder

Charné Kemp

The Lie of 1652

Patric Mellet

Hartstories van ons land se boere

Ivor Price, Kobus Louwrens

Tobacco Wars

Johann van Loggerenberg

Bloed, dunner as water

Charné Kemp

Nuclear

Karyn Maughan, Kirsten Pearson

Balance of Power

Qaanitah Hunter

The ANC’s Last Decade

Ralph Mathekga

Mothers of the Nation

Lihle Ngcobozi

Poacher

Kimon de Greef, Shuhood Abader

The Rise or Fall of South Africa

Frans Cronje

Bloedbande

Wilhelm Verwoerd

It's Not About the Bats

Adam Cruise

Eight Days in July

Kaveel Singh, Jeff Wicks, Qaanitah Hunter

Our Long Walk to Economic Freedom

Johan Fourie

Tell Me Your Story

Ruda Landman

The Tyranny of Growth

Malcolm Ray

Death, Detention and Disappearance

David Smuts

The New Apartheid

Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh

Feminism Is

Jen Thorpe

Female Fear Factory

Pumla Gqola

The Price of Mercy

Sean Davison

Freek Robinson

Freek Robinson

Liefde agter tralies

Carla van der Spuy

War Party

Greg Ardé

Die De Zalze-moorde

Julian Jansen

Gaan Suid-Afrika oukei wees?

Jan-Jan Joubert

Nation on the Couch

Wahbie Long

Verwoerd: My Journey through Family Betrayals

Wilhelm Verwoerd

Will South Africa be okay?

Jan-Jan Joubert

Wit Wolf

Stefaans Coetzee, Alita Steenkamp

Gangster

Carla van der Spuy

Bait

Janine Lazarus

Dirty Tobacco

Telita Snyckers

Brutal School Ties

Sam Cowen

Deep Collusion

Athol Williams