SAPS' head of basic police development dismissed

File: Major-General Sandra Malebe-Thema is reported to have said there were too many white people occupying positions in training.

File: Major-General Sandra Malebe-Thema is reported to have said there were too many white people occupying positions in training.

JOHANNESBURG - The South African Police Service has dismissed it’s Head of Basic Police Development, Major-General Sandra Malebe-Thema.

She was found guilty of racism last month.

The case stems from a 2016 incident where she made racist and humiliating remarks towards training personnel.

Malebe-Thema is reported to have said there were too many white people occupying positions in training and the so-called discrimination against black students would be stopped.