15 March 2020 – Suspended correctional facilities visits

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Physical distancing
Sectors Involved: Policing and justice
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Government of South Africa suspended all visits to correctional facilities for 30 days.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/statement-president-cyril-ramaphosa-measures-combat-covid-19-epidemic-15-mar-2020-0000