South African Crime Quarterly

The South African Crime Quarterly (SACQ) is a journal co-published by the Governance, Crime and Justice Division at the Institute for Security Studies (ISS) and the Centre of Criminology at the University of Cape Town. SACQ presents recent research results on crime, criminal justice, policing, prisons and incarceration, crime prevention, and criminal justice policy and legislation. SACQ aims to add balance and objectivity to the discourse on human security in Africa by providing timely empirical research and analysis to policy makers, area specialists, academics and students.

Editors: Dr Andre Faull & Dr Chandré Gold


Editorial Board: Prof Anne Skelton, University of Pretoria; Judge Kollapen, North Gauteng High Court; Assoc Prof Jonny Steinberg, University of Oxford; Assoc Prof Jamil Mujuzi, University of the Western Cape; Assoc Prof Cathy Ward, University of Cape Town; Assoc Prof Dee Smythe, University of Cape Town; Prof Rudolph Zinn, University of South Africa; Assoc Prof Lukas Muntingh, University of the Western Cape; Ms Nwabisa Jama-Shai, South African Medical Research Council; Ms Nomfundo Mogapi, Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation; Dr Hema Hargoven, University of KwaZuli-Natal

Online ISSN: 2413-3108 
Print ISSN: 1991-3877 



Supplementary resources on inquiries into policing

A new resource is now available as a supplement to SACQ 53. This supplement provides a summary overview of South African inquiries into policing between 1910 and 2015. It will be a valuable resource for anyone interested in policing in South Africa, but particularly for scholars, researchers and teachers. Click here  
Posted: 2016-01-15
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No 59 (2017): March 2017

Table of Contents


Andrew Faull

Research articles

Lisa Vetten
Robert Doya Nanima
Simone Haysom, Mark Shaw

Case notes

Franaaz Khan

Review essay

Ardil Jabar, Richard Matzopoulos

On the record

Johan Burger

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