You can phone the South African Police Service Emergency line at 10111
There is also a Domestic violence Helpline that you can phone at: 0800 150 150
If you are being abused you have the right to
• apply for a protection order at the nearest police station or magistrate's court;
• lay a criminal charge at the police station and apply for a protection order.
You can read more on the South African Police Service commitment to victims of domestic violence at https://www.saps.gov.za/resourcecentre/womenchildren/domestic_violence.php
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