TTPS needs 1000 more officers

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 17:00

The manpower audit committee into the police service has found a shortfall of approximately one thousand police officers.

It's just one of the findings the committee has unearthed in its mandate to improve the TTPS.

Facing the media for the first time today, the committee says it's now moving towards directly engaging with the public and is urging members not to be afraid in submitting information about the police.

Reporter Ria Rambally has more.