Estate complex domestics urged to be safety conscious |

Living in an Estate or a complex can give residents the false impression that security is not a priority. Over the last four weeks there have been a number of incidents in secure complexes and estates in the Benoni area which have raised a red flag. In one instance an armed robbery took place at […]

Fidelity ADT and Vumacam join forces to place an eye on crime

Fidelity ADT has recently partnered strategically with Vumacam to roll out a surveillance network of cameras across a number of Southern suburbs starting with the Glenvista and Mulbarton areas. 27 poles in total with 27 License Plate recognition (LPR) cameras and 54 overview cameras will be erected. This camera project will completely ring-fence Bassonia, Glenvista, […]

Surviving a “blue light” kidnapping |

A recent feature on Carte Blanche has highlighted a new frightening criminal tactic where suspects impersonate police officers and end up kidnapping and robbing unsuspecting drivers en route to a destination. Linda Goodenough, Community Development Manager for Fidelity ADT says the majority of cases have been reported on the R59 so motorists on this highway […]

Awareness of construction in your neighbourhood

An increase in the number of house break ins, armed robberies and theft at homes in the Parkhurst, Parkwood, Parktown North, Dunkeld and Melrose North areas over the past two months has highlighted the importance of remaining vigilant when contractors are working in your neighbourhood. In July and August Fidelity ADT recorded 14 incidents within […]

Criminals beware – cameras never sleep

Combine LPR camera technology with specialised on the ground security intervention and you have a winning formula. The decision by Mayberry Park residents to reinforce their community security with additional resources and technology is definitely starting to pay dividends. This week Fidelity ADT’s Specialist Intervention Unit carried out some pro-active stand off’s in Mayberry Park […]

Abandoned homes pose security risk for suburb residents

Abandoned homes in many suburbs across Johannesburg pose a security risk to residents in the area. This week Fidelity ADT’s Specialised Intervention Unit joined Mondeor SAPS and members of the Community Policing Forum to check on some of the abandoned homes in the area. Linda Goodenough, Community Development Manager for Fidelity ADT says the problem […]