Gauteng Community Safety MEC, Faith Mazibuko, has condemned the gruesome murder of a five-year-old boy from Orange Farm in Johannesburg.
The South African National Defence Union (SANDU) has called on the army to swiftly investigate allegations that its members killed a 40-year-old man in Alexandra, north of Johannesburg.
Former Durban Metro policeman Ndumiso Khumalo 30, accused of killing Zinhle Muthwa 29, has been denied bail at the Umbumbulu Magistrates court.
The police in Limpopo say they cannot rule out the possibility of ritual motivated killing in the murder of the eleven-year-old girl at Ndengeza outside Giyani.
An investigating officer attached to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has been fatally shot during a robbery at his house at Jakkalsdans in Cullinan, Pretoria.