Some news articles after the yearly crime stats were published
Alarming increases in serious violent crime, including murder, attempted murder and aggravated robbery, should serve as a wake-up call for all South Africans, according to the Institute for Security Studies (ISS).
South Africa’s murder rate nearly five times the world average of 7 per 100 000. “The public therefore has reason to feel unsafe,”
Crime statistics – Link Excel format http://www.saps.gov.za/resource_centre/publications/statistics/crimestats/2014/crime_stats.php