If reports are to be believed, Henri van Breda isn’t making many friends over at Pollsmoor Prison. Poor kid just can’t catch a break, hey?
There’s a smug satisfaction that comes with reading about failed criminal endevaours, and this case is certainly in the running for top spot.
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After receiving intel about contraband in Pollsmoor Prison, warders planned to raid some cells. It didn’t go very well for them.
From the man behind ‘Noem My Skollie’ comes a book detailing the real-life account of his time in the notorious prison. This glimpse behind the bars is chilling.
Tired of Cape Town’s restaurant scene and looking for something different? How about some prison food with a twist then.
None of us are daft to think that Pollsmoor is a pleasant place to call home, but sometimes it helps to be reminded what awaits on the other side of the law.
There are plenty of nasty people locked up behind bars at South Africa’s most notorious prison, but what about those waiting their chance to stand trial? It ain’t pretty.
Surrounded by some of the most beautiful views in Cape Town, Pollsmoor Prison is neighboured by some very upmarket, pricey estates. This piece of property could soon be yours…
Pollsmoor Prison is overpopulated and way beyond capacity, famous for Nelson Mandela’s incarceration and infamous for its prolific gangsterism. A gang war has been raging for almost a hundred years between ‘The Numbers’, several prison gangs divided by their 26, 27 and 28 affiliations, exercising their rule by means of extreme violence. Their bonds extend beyond […]