WATCH | Budget cuts affects SAPS stability - Popcru

Richard Mamabolo of Popcru speaks to #eNCA on the crime statistics. #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - A spokesperson for the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) says union members are concerned about budget cuts on law enforcement agencies. 

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Richard Mamabolo says it's had a huge impact on them as they can't carry out their mandate. 

The police have not been able to recruit new members due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and staff numbers have been declining in the last three years.

Watch the full interview in the video above.


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