MP falls victim to police brutality

JMPD officers are said to have collided with and hurled insults at an MP. (Photo: The Post)

JMPD officers are said to have collided with and hurled insults at an MP. (Photo: The Post)

The chair of the portfolio committee on arts and culture, Thandile Babalwa Sunduza, says is traumatized after the Joburg metro police allegedly smashed into her car and insulted her. The New Age reports that the incident took place in Sandton on Friday. Sunduza says people have warned her not to lay charges against the police as they might victimize her. However, she has reportedly laid charges of intimidation and malicious damage, in order to make the officers accountable. Read more.

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