Murders of women spiked by 11% with 2930 murders reported in 2017-2018 compared with 2639 in the previous period.
But Cele says funds have been released to ensure police colleges can take in more recruits to bolster the South African Police Service's ranks.
There were eight each in Mpumalanga and Free State, seven in KwaZulu-Natal, and three each in the Eastern Cape, Northern Cape and Western Cape.
The South African Police Service has released the latest crime stats for 2017/18, revealing an unsettling increase in the number of murders taking place in South Africa over the previous year. The statistic puts Nyanga at the top of the list nationwide.
Several factors contributed to the increase, these include mob justice, revenge attacks, taxi violence, illegal mining, hostel killings, and gang violence.
Asked about the discrepancies in heists‚ and questions by criminologists over the figures of certain crimes‚ police spokesperson Brig Vish Naidoo‚ said their data is accurate and is based on what was reported to parliament's portfolio committee on police.
In Gauteng, Jeppe police station topped the list in the province with 125 murders, followed by Ivory Park (108), Kagiso (101), Hilbrow (98), Moroka and Thembisa (97), Orange Farm (95), Johannesburg Central (91) and Alexandra (90).
Over 138 300 cases of robbery with aggravating circumstances were reported.
While other provinces recorded a decrease in contact crimes, Gauteng had 170 640 cases reported, while the Western Cape saw 112 996 cases being recorded.
The new phones featured a new gold finish, and the leaked photos confirmed rumors that two new size options were in the works. According to 9to5Mac latest rumours and pics (see above) Apple Watch Series 4 comes with a new "borderless" display.
Vice President Mike Pence says it's disappointing that Obama is back on the campaign trail criticizing Trump . Lamenting the current political climate, Obama said that Trump was a "symptom, not a cause".
We just weren't finishing in the red zone and finishing in critical times. "Thankfully, it happened the other way this time". After running 19 plays for 146 yards in the first quarter, the Bears managed only 6 yards on 10 plays in the second quarter.
Apple launched iPad Pro to compete with the likes of Surface and Samsung Tab but hasn't been able to grab a good market share. Apple iPhone Xs with 5.8-inch display and 6.5-inch iPhone Xs Max are rumored to start at $799 and $999 respectively.
Emergency officials say they're keeping a close eye on the forecast and where to move resources to respond to the storm. Over the weekend , the governors of Virginia , North Carolina and SC declared states of emergency, according to CNN .
As one American star lost in the main draw Tuesday, another of the country's rising stars was on display at the U.S. Thiem broke three times in a 24-minute first set on Tuesday, handing Nadal just his third "bagel" at a Grand Slam.
Posters on major roads commemorated the anniversary and crews were seen patching the road between the airport and the city center. The games are also a time-tested source of tourist dollars for North Korea.
Florence Becomes A Hurricane, Takes Aim At US Southeast
The team will be best able to support requests for assistance from local agencies and respond to the storm as needed. Video: North Carolina National Guard troops have been activated as New Hanover County declares a state of emergency.
Govt rules out excise duty cut as fuel prices hit fresh high
He added that a one Rupee per litre cut in tax would result in revenues being hit by Rs 30,000 crore on an annualised basis. Petrol per litre today was priced at Rs 80.73 in Delhi , Rs 83.61 in Kolkata, Rs 88.12 in Mumbai and Rs 83.91 in Chennai.
Woodward defends using unnamed sources in White House book
Christie fired back that it's an "outrageous statement" to suggest someone should be ashamed for working in the Trump White House. He said Trump has been "on the same wavelength" as congressional Republicans on taxes, regulations and court appointments.
US, North Korea resume talks on recovery of war dead remains
This year's spectacle - tickets start at just over $100 and go up to more than $800 per seat - also has a strong economic theme. Sunday's parade came just days after a high-level South Korean delegation had returned from a meeting with Kim in Pyongyang.