Police have fired rubber bullets at protestors in Ennerdale, south of Johannesburg. The protests form part of a total shutdown against gangsterism and other crimes.
Westbury residents west of Johannesburg have threatened to embark on a total shutdown again today ahead of the re-visit by Police Minister Bheki Cele.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has announced measures to deal with the concerns of the protesting residents of Westbury west of Johannesburg.
African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General, Ace Magashule, says the governing party remains concerned about gang violence in South Africa
Another protest is underway in Claremont west of Johannesburg and it is believed that the protest is in solidarity with the Westbury protest. The protests against crime and drugs were sparked by the killing of a woman who was caught in a cross-fire over a turf war between rival drug gangs.