What to do if you are attacked
Sep05

What to do if you are attacked

With the latest Crime stats just being released and contact crime is UP . What do we do if this event arises. Please see the guidelines below , this is not meant as an exact protection , but will give you a better idea of how to keep you and your loved ones safe.   Five steps to being prepared: 1. Understand that your only goal is survival.   The only thing you should be concerned with during any kind of attack, is the survival...

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Crime in South Africa: What’s going wrong?
Oct06

Crime in South Africa: What’s going wrong?

Institute for Security Studies (ISS) researcher Chandre Gould says she has been interviewing men in South African prisons in order to try to understand “the problem that, I think, bothers most of us”. That problem is: what is it that causes people to turn to crime and violence? We know that it’s not just poverty, because poorer countries than South Africa do not have to deal with similarly acute crime epidemics. “Inequality”,...

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Motorist spots cow head being lifted over a fence
May26

Motorist spots cow head being lifted over a fence

Four suspects were arrested for stock theft after being caught red-handed near Berlin outside East London on Monday. Farmer Vaughn Ahlschlager said a friend who was driving on the N2 had informed him about what appeared to be stock theft in progress when he was saw two men carrying a cow’s head over the fence on the highway. “The eyewitness than called me and we gave chase‚” said Ahlschlager. The farmer‚ who immediately called the...

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Two Arrested in Eskom Cyber Heist
Nov26

Two Arrested in Eskom Cyber Heist

At least two Eskom employees have been arrested in connection with fraud that could have resulted in the power utility loosing billions of rand. At least two Eskom employees have been arrested in connection with fraud that could have resulted in the power utility loosing billions of rand, the Hawks said on Wednesday. “During a weekend sting operation two employees of the South African electricity public utility Eskom, together with an...

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