n SA Crime Quarterly - Lessons and limitations of South African research : stopping cop killing

Volume 2002, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1991-3877



One issue that has been of particular concern in South Africa over the last few years has been the high number of violent incidents in which members of the SAPS have been killed. Research has been done to determine the risk profile of police, the circumstances of killings both on and off duty, and the motives of police killers. But there are unanswered questions and further research could contribute to a better understanding of the dangers facing police.

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