South Africa is known as a country where violence is the dominant element that is wreaking havoc on thousands of people’s lives. In one way or another, every reader has already been struck by the barbaric violence that just cannot be stopped by the regime. Home burglaries are the most common crime, and because the police are poorly trained, and slow to catch the criminals and is simply a better way for the criminals to make money than to do an honorable job.
More than 1.3 million home burglary incidents have hit the country in the past year, which means a burglary occurs every 20 hours.
Property theft remains ever-popular, and 1.2 million cases have been reported with street robberies reportedly following on its heels, in 2018/19 around 580 000 incidences of street robberies were recorded.
The auto industry is equally appealing to villains, and more than 83,000 vehicles have been stolen in various ways.
With 57 murders each day, the country is more unsafe than war-ravaged Syria, while rape, harassment and corruption have not yet been measured
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