Police Minister Fikile Mbalula confirmed that gang-ridden areas across the country can expect to see the South African Defence Force deployed before Christmas.
The South African Police Services (SAPS) in KwaZulu-Natal announced on Tuesday that officers involved in corrupt activities had been dismissed.
Communities plagued by gang-warfare will have to wait longer after it emerged that the defence department had not passed the request onto the president.
Numsa calls for an independent probe into Eskom, as well as a criminal investigation into the Gupta family and their company Trillian Capital Partners.
Employees at a clinic in Manenberg, Cape Town, were left traumatised after getting caught in the middle of a gang war on Tuesday morning.
The DA called on Police Minister Fikile Mbalula to account for SAPS appalling failure in executing only 1% of arrest warrants in domestic abuse cases.
A 49-year-old man accused of raping a minor has been beaten up by other prisoners.
A shootout between police and four suspects in Olievenhoutbosch near Centurion on Friday has left one dead and three injured.
Police in Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal are being praised for excellent work following the arrest of a hijacker on Thursday evening.
Police say they are currently doing investigations after a video which shows an Uber driver being harassed by metered taxi drivers while police officers stood nearby and watched surfaced on social media.