S. African Parliament calls for intensified policing in communities amid increased household crime
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
CAPE TOWN, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Police visibility in communities and effective community policing should be intensified to cope with rising household crime, Parliament said on Friday.
Community policing must be underpinned by better response from police units to crime reporting and crime incidents, Parliament's Portforlio Committee on Police said in a statement sent to Xinhua.
Detection rates for various crime categories were still too low and the Detective Services division should ramp up their ...