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Police brutality rises , At-least 59 people killed in Gauteng

Police Brutality rises-up in Gauteng: A shocking report by the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has revealed that from 2016-2017 there has been a 31% increase in the number of people who have died due to police brutality in Gauteng.

In 2016, 45 deaths were recorded – this number has since risen to 59.

Of the total number of deaths across the country, 207, Gauteng is responsible for the highest number of deaths across all provinces accounting for 29% of this figure.