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This dashboard aims to be a comprehensive visualisation and monitoring tool of available data related to gender-based violence and femicide in South Africa. 

South African Police Service: Reported Cases Data

The South African Police Service has data on crimes that are committed in South Africa. These crimes have been categorised into many different crime categories, some of which are related to gender-based violence and femicide. 

The 'Crime Categories' available related to gender-based violence and femicide are: Rape, Sexual offences, Sexual offences detected as a result of police action, Sexual Assault, Attempted sexual offence, and Contact Sexual Offences. 

The dashboard below provides visualisations in the form of interactive time-series graphs and a map for the total of South Africa and specific South African provinces.

For a more comprehensive documentation and access to the SAPS reported case data, press Here.

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