Police have launched an investigation aimed capturing the suspect/s responsible for the killing of two women at Site-B in khayelitsha last night. According to the daily talk online TV news report, two young women aged between 18 and 21 were shot and killed last night 27 September 2021 at around 20:00 in Site-B, Khayelitsha the women were discovered by members of the community lying in a pool of blood between the shacks.
Women in South Africa have been victim to all sorts of abuse from men in South Africa. Recently, the country has been rocked with increased number of deaths of women who have been brutally murdered.There has also been increased cases of Gender Based Violence as well. Women have been victims of all kinds of abuse anyone can ever think of. However,law enforcement agencies are supposed to serve and protect the public always. The justice system must serve the powerless and vulnerable,but when it does not happen
Western Cape Provincial Police Commissioner, Yolisa Matakata has called for a disciplinary investigation into the conduct of a Khayeltisha based police officer after a rape victim was turned away from the Site B police station. General Matakata said based on the sensitivity of crimes against women, the police officers who allegedly advised the victim to come back and report the matter a day later, was being insensitive. According to preliminary police reports, the 26 year old victim had visited the police