Five men linked to smash-and-grab robberies in Braamfontein have been arrested, the Johannesburg metro police department (JMPD) said on Wednesday.
Two African National Congress members have been killed in the run up to the May 7 elections, the party said on Wednesday.
A teacher's house and car in uMlazi was stoned on Tuesday by over 200 school pupils after they accused him of paedophilia.
Twelve people were arrested in Randfontein on the West Rand following violent protests on Wednesday, Gauteng police said.
An armed robber was shot dead and two others were wounded in a shoot-out with police in Sandton, Johannesburg, on Tuesday, police said.
A member of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has been arrested in connection with strike-related violence in Rustenburg, North West police said on Tuesday.