Towards a Safer Khayelitsha

The Report of the Commission of Inquiry
into Allegations of Police Inefficiency and
a Breakdown in Relations between SAPS
and the Community in Khayelitsha
Click here to view the Final Report August 2014

All the documents that formed part of the Commission’s deliberations are now on the website under the ‘Bundles’ menu.

Inspection in Loco Conducted on 21 and 22 January 2014

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Witnesses appearing in Phase Two

Monday 12 May 2014

1. Ms Jean Redpath, Community Law Centre, (Resource Allocation)
2. Ms Joy Fish and Mr Johan Schlebush (Human Resources)

3. Mr Thys Giliomee, Western Cape Liquor Authority (informal liquor establishments)

4. Prof Johan Burger, Institute for Security Studies (on VISPOL)

Tuesday 13 May 2014

5. Mr Sean Tait, African Policing Civilian Oversight Forum (APCOF)

6. Mr Jan Swart, former SAPS member (on FCS detective work)

7. Dr Chris De Kock, former SAPS member (on crime intelligence)

8. Dr Catherine Ward, Department of Psychology and Child Guidance Clinic, University of Cape Town (on Youth Gangs)
9. Dr David Klatzow, independent forensic consultant

Wednesday 14 May 2014

10. Dr Lisa Grobler (Corruption and Police Criminality)
11. Ms Clare Ballard, Community Law Centre, University of the Western Cape (Oversight over detention in police custody)
12. Ms Lisa Vetten, Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research (WISER) (on policing of domestic and sexual violence)
13. Prof Lillian Artz, University of Cape Town (Policing of Domestic Violence and Sexual violence)
14. Mr Gareth Newham, Institute for Security Studies (complaints system and institutional culture)

Thursday 15 May 2014

15. Prof John Cartwright, Mr Guy Lamb, Ms Julie Berg, University of Cape Town (on community policing / vengeance killings)
16. Ms Ntutu Mtwana, Violence Prevention Through Urban Upgrading (Community Police Relationships)
17. Mr Andy McLean, independent consultant (Community Policing)
18. Dr Barbara Holtmann, independent consultant (Community Police Relationships)

19. Professor Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela, University of the Free State (Vengeance killings)

Friday 16 May 2014

20. Dr Gail Super, Research Associate, Centre for Criminology, University of Cape Town (Vengeance attacks)
21. Dr/Adv Mulder Van Eyk, Advocate (Training)

22. Mr Horatio Huxham, Chief Security Officer (CSSO) at Visa (IT)
23. Mr Andrew Faull (video conference)
24. Dr Jonny Steinberg, Associate Professor in African Studies and Criminology at Oxford University (video conference)