Motorists are advised to avoid Eloff Street in Johannesburg as a group of protesters blockaded the road with rocks and burning tyres.
JMPD has denied reports that it had issued firearms to 1000 newly-graduated officers.
The South African Weather Service has warned Johannesburg residents to brace themselves more rains tonight after severe flooding hit large parts of the metro due to overnight downpour.
The Klipsruit Valley Road in Orlando West, Soweto has been closed off to traffic due to flooding.
Several roads in and around the Johannesburg city have been closed due to the cycle challenge that is taking place on Sunday.