Prevention is key to protecting our homes from fire. In this month’s Community Safety Tips published from p52 in Servamus: September 2021, we share information about the common causes of fire and what you have to do in case of fire.
It can be a headache for authorities to identify the bodies of deceased persons. article published from p22 in Servamus: September 2021 provides valuable information on how forensic science and databases can be used in the identification process.
With their keen sense of smell, biological body-fluid detection dogs play a vital role at rape and murder crime scenes. Our article published from p18 in Servamus: September 2021 explains their training, work and successes along with their human partners.
Act 7 of 2021 supra appears in English and Afrikaans in Government Gazette No 44650 dated 1 June 2021. It amends the Correctional Services Act 111 of 1998.
This Act 2 of 2020 is discussed comprehensively in Ask Pollex in Servamus: October 2020.
- S v Josephs 2021(1) SACR 450 (WCC)
Section 302 of the Criminal Procedure Act 51 of 1977 (“the CPA”) provides as follows:
- S v Tiry and Eight Others 2021(1) SACR 349 (SCA)
The principal complainants in this matter are Sasol and Engen who are producers of petroleum products. These complainants use freight companies to transport their products with tankers to various central destinations around South Africa, in this case, the Sasol refinery at Secunda in Mpumalanga, and the Engen depot in Mokopane (formerly Potgietersrus). Two counts (25 and 26) involved another producer namely BP Southern Africa and the transport of fuel to its depot in Pretoria.