WATCH: Gauteng's new police boss ready for big task

Gauteng has a new police commissioner. Lieutenant-General Elias Mawela takes over the reigns as the new police boss in the province. Mawela replaces Lieutenant-General Deliwe de Lange who retired last year. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng has a new police commissioner.

Lieutenant-General Elias Mawela takes over the reigns as the new police boss in the province.

His appointment comes after police admit that fixing South Africa’s high crime rate must begin in Gauteng.

Mawela replaces Lieutenant-General Deliwe de Lange who retired last year.

Gauteng has a new police commissioner. Lieutenant-General Elias Mawela has been appointed to lead the men and women in blue in the province. Courtesy #DStv403

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