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‘I won’t be a crime stat’

August 25 2015 at 06:40am  By Arthi Sanpath Durban – Durbanites have had enough of crime and are fighting back, not afraid to take action to defend themselves and their families.  On Friday morning, robbers fired shots at a Reservoir Hills businessman after they had loaded their loot into his vehicle, then drove away. He […]

Fraudsters target SA bank accounts

Cape Town – Crafty hackers are gaining access to bank accounts and draining them in a tweaked version of the well-known Microsoft scam, security experts have warned. The fraudsters use clever tactics to coax their unsuspecting victims into giving them remote access to their computers in a fine-tuned version of the scam dubbed the “cold-calling […]

HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF & YOUR CHILD DURING A HIJACKING

JOHANNESBURG – Facing a hijacking is a terrible ordeal in which you are likely to be overcome by fear, anxiety and horror as you face ruthless armed criminals who are threatening your life and the lives of your loved ones. While you may want to hang onto your prized possession you’ve worked hard to buy, […]

World Festival to shut down Sandton streets for a month

The movement of all private vehicles to and from the Sandton inner business district will be restricted as a result of the EcoMobility World Festival held at the Sandton Convention Centre in October, said the City of Johannesburg. This means, all motorists will have to resort to walking, cycling, or using public transport to get to […]

Knox Titanium Vaults

Knox Titanium Vaults specialise in the storage and handling of valuable items, ranging from the important documents to gold bullion. We partnered to provide our clients with instant, unlimited access to what our clients store. We understand that you cannot put a price on peace of mind – but you can rest assured that you’ve […]

South Africans turn to technology to fight crime

Thanks to new social-networking apps, crime rates in Johannesburg – once the country’s crime capital – fall dramatically  JOHANNESBURG, South Africa  Residents of Johannesburg, South Africa’s largest city, are using phone apps and social networking sites to tip police off to crimes in their neighborhoods. South Africa has a high crime rate, with 47 murders reported […]

White Merc gang on the prowl

Johannesburg – A gang using a white Mercedes-Benz have been targeting the residents of Houghton over the past two months. The gang of five men have been involved in numerous armed robberies and hijackings in the upmarket suburb. Yaseen Theba, from Vision Tactical, said they had been getting reports about incidents involving the white Mercedes […]