oa Crime Research in South Africa - The constitutional rights of prisoners within the South African criminal justice system

Volume 4, Issue 4
  • ISSN : 1605-5810



When a person commits criminal acts before he/she could be formally arrested is informed of his/her rights to remain silent, and to legal representation. From the law enforcement, the court and the correctional services where such as person is sentenced accorded rights to be treated with human dignity as contained in the Bill of Rights Chapter two.

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