Tag Archives: South Africa

On guard: North Korean private security and the UN

[Translate] On guard: North Korean private security and the UN by Andrea Berger | May 23, 2017 | 1 Comment Malaysian-North Korean relations have been imploding since the assassination of Kim Jong Nam in Kuala Lumpur Airport, and the subsequent … Continue reading

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Private policing in South Africa: The Cape Town city improvement district — pluralisation in practice

[Translate] Private policing in South Africa: The Cape Town city improvement district — pluralisation in practice

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If You Can’t Be with the One You Love, Love the One You’re With: A Critical Analysis of the Latest South African Anti-mercenary Legislation

[Translate] If You Can’t Be with the One You Love, Love the One You’re With: A Critical Analysis of the Latest South African Anti-mercenary Legislation

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South African and International Attempts to Regulate Mercenaries and Private Military Companies

[Translate] South African and International Attempts to Regulate Mercenaries and Private Military Companies

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The exploitation of dynamic entrepreneurial capabilities by South African security firms

[Translate] The exploitation of dynamic entrepreneurial capabilities by South African security firms

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Survelliance of the Surveillers: Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

[Translate] Survelliance of the Surveillers: Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

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This is a national security risk

[Translate] This is a national security risk 2016-11-13 06:00 Sipho Masondo – The military pilot training school at Polokwane International Airport Picture: Supplied Top-secret reports from the State Security Agency (SSA) and a firm of private investigators hired by the … Continue reading

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In South Africa, a private army is fighting rhino poachers

[Translate] In South Africa, a private army is fighting rhino poachers A new class of anti-poaching guards at Simon Rood’s academy go through military-style drills. (Krista Mahr/FOR THE WASHINGTON POST) By Krista Mahr October 29 MARKEN, South Africa — There … Continue reading

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Private security are the wrong people at the wrong time at university campuses

[Translate] Private security are the wrong people at the wrong time at university campuses October 4, 2016 Questions have been raised about the accountability of private security guards employed on university campuses, following scenes of violence involving private security at … Continue reading

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So. Africa: Private security companies and police accused of using violence against protesting students across the country; NGOs condemn “extreme use of force”

[Translate] So. Africa: Private security companies and police accused of using violence against protesting students across the country; NGOs condemn “extreme use of force” Private security companies hired by various universities across South Africa have been accused of using violence … Continue reading

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