Marikana: Top police commander clueless on police policy


A top cop told the Farlam commission on Tuesday that he could not recall ever seeing the police’s official crime scene policy. Lieutenant Colonel Kaizer Modiba was the operational commander of the national intervention unit (NIU) members who were present at Marikana on August 16 2012, when 34 striking miners were shot and killed by the police. The cross-examination of Modiba will continue on Wednesday morning.

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