Department of Criminology and Security Science

Mr MJ Nkwana

College of Law
School of Criminal Justice
Department: Criminology and Security Science
Tel: 012 344 9522


  • Masters in security management

Currently teaching

  • SEP3705 - Security Technology and Information Security III
  • SEP3709 - Advanced Security Management III
  • SEP4802 - Research-Report-in-Security-Science

Fields of academic interests

  • Security Science and Law.

Field of Specialisation

  • Research in Security Science and Management

Journal articles

  • Protection of security information in government departments: A South African case study.
  • Safety and security risks, threats and responsibilities for security providers and officers at hospitals.
  • The use of firearms for self-defence of citizens in South Africa.
  • The security risks associated with illegal dumping of medical waste on dumping sites in South Africa.
  • Risks associated with road safety in South Africa.

Paper presentations

  • A preliminary examination of safety and security measures at state hospitals in the Gauteng province. Presented in Australia, Dec 2017.


  • Evaluation of the pluralisation of street policing in South Africa