WC has new police chief - Lt-General Khombinkosi Jula

Lieutenant-General Khombinkosi Jula was officially appointed as the new Provincial Police Commissioner for the Western Cape.

General Jula has previously served as a Deputy Police Commissioner in KwaZulu Natal and has 28 years of policing experience.

Jula is expected to start work on 1 February 2016.

CapeTalk’s John Maytham spoke to Dr Andrew Faull, Postdoctoral Fellow at Centre of Criminology – UCT about Jula’s appointment.

Listen to the full conversation on The John Maytham Show:

His 28 years of experience will be good for the residents of the Western Cape

Dr Andrew Faull, Postdoctoral Fellow at Centre of Criminology

The western Cape is quite a different playground and I think he will need to adapt

Dr Andrew Faull, Postdoctoral Fellow at Centre of Criminology

Bringing someone from the outside means fresh ideas and not stuck with what could be unhelpful

Dr Andrew Faull, Postdoctoral Fellow at Centre of Criminology
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