The 2018/2019 State of Urban Safety in South Africa Report by the South African Cities Network has once again thrown sharp focus on crime fighting measures in the country.
The report is a collation of data from sources like the South African Police Service and Stats SA to look at the state of crime, violence and safety in the country’s nine metros.
The report finds Cape Town as the city with the highest murder rate in the country.
Johannesburg is second at 31 per 100-thousand people and Pretoria the lowest at 17.
Dr Chris De Kock i an independent crime analyst..he joins us from our Pretoria studios.
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