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Airport attacks ‘critical’

THE POST / 12 OCTOBER 2017, 2:00PM /  DOREEN PREMDEV Durban – Police are convinced that the “follow home” airport attacks have dropped since July. However, security companies say the situation is still critical. Their clients are forking out R3000, and sometimes more, for armed security to escort them safely from OR Tambo International Airport to their destinations. […]

Tourists robbed on their way to hotel from airport

12 October 2017 – 21:53 BY TIMESLIVE A group of seven tourists‚ including an Iraqi diplomat‚ were attacked at the Corlett Drive offramp in Johannesburg on Thursday evening. Police could not immediately confirm the attack and Gauteng police spokesman Kay Makhubele said he was on his way to the crime scene on Thursday night. According […]

Road Safety and Preventing Smash-and-Grab

Introduction and Definition Crime and criminal activity require from South African motorists alertness and caution to more than only other vehicles. Even though progress has been made in fighting hijackings and vehicle theft, there has been an increase in theft from vehicles. Many of these are what can be defined as “Smash-and-Grab”. In this section, […]

House break-ins a major headache for Joburgers

10 September 2017 – 14:45 BY BAFANA NZIMANDE When Mandisa Manzini bought a house in Protea she was relieved that she would finally have a safe place to call home‚ but little did she know the headache that comes with owning property in Johannesburg. The mother of two is a victim of two house robberies. […]

Vision Tactical Launches Mobile Command Unit 

The Mobile Command Unit, which is a high-tech SUV with satellite, internet, video and radio capabilities, will be essential for communications and coordination for Vision Tactical in the event of an emergency. The mobile command unit will assist the Intervention Units & Tactical Units at large-scale events, operations and will also coordinate in training. “We […]

ER24 Medic Appreciation Day 2017

ER24’s CEO, Ben Johnson, delivers a special message on Medic Appreciation Day (MAD). MAD is celebrated on the 24th of August. This day coincides with ER24’s birthday. This year ER24 turned 17. Since 2000 when ER24 was launched they have developed into the premier emergency medical assistance company on the continent. Today we celebrate 17 […]

Minors arrested for alleged armed robbery in Killarney

Rosebank Killarney Gazette by Shanice Naidoo KILLARNEY – Three suspects have been arrested for armed robbery on 6 July. Three suspects have been arrested by Hillbrow police for allegedly terrorising the Killarney community over the past few days, said Vision Tactical director Yaseen Theba. “Over the past few days, we received reports that young children in […]