ANC caucus in the City of Johannesburg says 57 officials at the Johannesburg Metro Police Department have been suspended on full pay despite investigations into their alleged misconduct having been concluded.
The Chair of the Justice Project SA says it might not be illegal for a male police officer to restrain a female. This after a video surfaced showing a woman being held down by Johannesburg Metro Police Officers while a nurse draws blood.
The Johannesburg Metro Police have released their performance statistics for May, with 700 people that were arrested on the roads in just one month.
The City of Johannesburg has launched a CCTV undercover reaction unit. 80 Metro Police will be deployed in and around Johannesburg CBD to police crime.
As the rolling blackouts continue, law enforcement officials have been put on high alert for any opportunistic criminal activities as a result of criminals taking advantage of the power outages.