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Mbalula: Criminals can't have it easy

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says the police should do their work with pride and avoid being involved in corrupt activities.

FILE: Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula. Picture: Cindy Archillies/EWN.

JOHANNESBURG - Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says the law should allow officers to do their work without fear.

Mbalula addressed police officers at a parade in Soshanguve on Friday morning.

He was accompanied by acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane.

Mbalula says the police should do their work with pride and avoid being involved in corrupt activities.

“Our laws must bite against criminals... criminals can’t have it easy. They’re even educated, they know what’s our rate of arrest.”

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)

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