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Claims that the canteen at Lyttleton police station in Centurion has been turned into a whites-only bar, where minors are also allowed entry, are cause for concern.
We have no objection to police having a cold one after work, but not inside the station, where their main objective is to uphold and enforce the law.
Chairperson of Gauteng's committee on community safety Jacqui Mofokeng this week berated police commissioner Perumal Naidoo for the shameful state of affairs.
To his credit Naidoo admitted there were problems at the station and promised to investigate. Turning the canteen into a whites-only bar also smacks of racism.
Those responsible should hang their heads in shame.