The following document depicts graphs and information based on data previously obtained from the South African Police Services (SAPS). The SAPS data were reflected as crimes recorded by the SAPS by police area. Total figures for each crime type were calculated for the year 2001, and an overall number ascertained for each of the following six Metropolitan areas: Johannesburg, Ekurhuleni, Durban, Cape Town, Nelson Mandela and Tshwane.
Mark Isserow is a Consultant Specializing in quantitative research and survey design within the Social Development arena. He obtained his Master of Science (MSc) Development Planning from University of Witwatersrand.