Farm murders and farm attacks in South Africa: a 2009 update.
No crime is without effects, be these physical, emotional or
economic, and these generally range from superficial irritation to
serious trauma. Unfortunately most South African families have been
subjected to this in one form or another. No doubt the very nature of
crime reflects escalation from the initial petty nature thereof to the
ultimate irreversible serious physical or mental injury or loss of life.
Whatever the consequence, no victim neither next-of-kin nor friends
and neighbours, remain unaffected and this applies across the total
spectrum of victims irrespective of