On average 50 people are murdered in South Africa every single day.
The country has one of the highest rates of rape in the world, with some 65,000 rapes and other sexual assaults reported
South Africa has a high record of carjacking when compared with other industrialised countries
Cash-in-transit (CIT) heists have at times reached epidemic proportions in South Africa
Kidnapping in South Africa is common, with over 4,100 occurring in the 2013/2014 period. A child is reported missing every five hours (not all due to kidnapping), of which 23% are not located