SA poachers’ brutal secrets revealed as convicts turn snitch

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SA poachers’ brutal secrets revealed as convicts turn snitch

Research by global trafficking NGO gives an insight to why and how people become involved in poaching

Senior reporter

Global research has prized open the lid on the inner workings of international poaching syndicates targeting SA’s wildlife, including highly endangered plants.

A report by the international anti-wildlife trafficking NGO, TRAFFIC, saw researchers interview 73 convicted poachers across SA.

TRAFFIC works globally to help find ways of exposing and stopping the trade in wild animals and plants...

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