Reports & Research: V | Western Cape Government

Reports & Research: V

Government reports and research, listed alphabetically by title. These publications are also listed under the appropriate life events and categories in Your Life and Topics.
(File type: pdf; size: 1.4 MB)Department of Social Development (Western Cape Government)
(File type: pdf; size: 475.74 KB)Department of Community Safety (Western Cape Government)
This survey is aimed at informing both the police and the public on crime, crime trends and the effects of crime on society.
(File type: pdf; size: 299.28 KB)Safety Information and Research (Department of Community Safety, Western Cape Government)

This report gives a brief overview of vigilantism internationally and in South Africa before analysing the situation in the Western Cape, especially the Cape Flats. Special attention is also given to the motives behind vigilantism, the danger of taking the law into one's own hands, and best practices to deal with vigilantism.