Popcru marches to union buildings over working conditions

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) will march to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Friday.

The union will hand over a list of demands addressed to four government departments Police‚ Justice‚ Transport and Health.

The police work in difficult and dangerous conditions on a daily basis and yet they are not sufficiently rewarded for the work they do.

Richard Mambolo, POPCRU spokesperson

Over the years we have had a lot of police killings but we also had a lot of police officers committing suicide.

Richard Mambolo, POPCRU spokesperson

We've also had many correctional services officers being attacked because our prisons are overcrowded.

Richard Mambolo, POPCRU spokesperson

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