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The operation across Gauteng saw detective raids and the tracing of wanted suspects that resulted in 572 arrests. Of these, 95 were for gender-based violence.
The criminal justice system failed murdered Tazne van Wyk, police minister Bheki Cele has said at her funeral.
Just days after a public outcry over claims and counter-claims of gender-based violence were made in Parliament, Gauteng police have arrested more than 100 people for gender-based violence and crimes against children.
Xander Bylsma has been found guilty of the murder of Marna Engelbrecht, 17, and Sharnelle Hough 16.
Stellenbosch University has temporarily banned alcohol in residences and university houses in a bid to combat alcohol abuse among students and gender-based violence.
Parents, community leaders, religious leaders and leadership in the workplace should promote instilling the values of human dignity, equality and respect in young men and boys, and society at large, writes Phumla Williams.
A pilot programme aimed at fighting the scourge of gender-based violence and femicide is expected to launch in Diepsloot – a suburb which has had one of the highest rates of violence against women in South Africa.
Shoprite cashier Zimkhitha Xhalabile, who was asaulted at her till by a male customer, has given birth to a healthy baby boy.
The body of a woman between the ages of 25 to 35 has been thrown onto a rubbish dump in Cape Town's Blikkesdorp, Western Cape police have announced.
Would apartheid have collapsed without all races joining hands? Violence against women will eventually be conquered by common cause between women and men, writes Punki Modise.
A North West man gets eight life sentences and 25 years for luring victims by pretending to keep them safe at night while they were on their way home.
It's evident that authorities released him into society before he should have been and that once he was released, they lost track of his whereabouts, writes Mandy Wiener.
ANC MP Boy Mamabolo has apologised to EFF leader Julius Malema and his wife Mantoa for his claim made during the State of the Nation Address (SONA), in which he claimed that Malema had beaten his wife.
The parents of two young girls, aged 5 and 6, who were raped by their father, were sentenced in the Pretoria Regional Court.
A police team has been recognised for cracking the investigation into the disappearance of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana and tracking down her rapist and killer, Luyanda Botha.
Two rapists who went on a rampage, raping women in a suburb of Tembisa in Gauteng 21 years ago, have lost a Constitutional Court bid to change the law so that the doctrine of common purpose does not apply to rape cases.
We cannot only talk, write about and perhaps analyse the challenges we sit with endlessly; we need to get our bodies into doing the work, write Laurie Gaum and Desireé English.
The prosecution will be relying on the testimony of 16 State witnesses in its bid to prove its case against Luyanda Botha for the rape and murder of Uyinene Mrwetyana. Watch Friday's proceedings, live from the Cape Town High Court here.
Far too much money and effort are invested in responding to violence after it occurs, and managing its tragic consequences in a deeply damaged society. Prevention is a much better strategy, write Chandre Gould and Nwabisa Shai.
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