New guarding site launched in Glenwood

New guarding site launched in Glenwood

Fidelity ADT recently partnered with Glenwood residents to address crime concerns in the area and launched a Localised Security Scheme (LSS) based on the corner of Princess Alice Avenue and Sir Duncan Road. “The LSS security project involves foot patrol guards looking after the safety and security of the residents in the area. These guards […]

Hermanus public safety officers nab six suspects in six days

Fildelity guards

Six suspects have been apprehended and handover over into the custody of the SAPS, in connection with separate incidents across Hermanus in recent days. The arrests were made possible thanks to the work of Hermanus Public Protection, a ratepayer funded initiative in partnership with Fidelity ADT. “The HPP officers do incredible work each day to […]

Stolen Camps Bay bicycle tracked down in Hout Bay

security guard and vehicle

Reporting any type of crime as soon as possible, helps law enforcement and security agencies respond quickly and goes a long way towards tracking down criminals before they get away. This lesson was proven again this week, when a suspect was arrested in Hout Bay on Monday morning (27 September 2021). “One of our armed […]

Accurate description leads to arrest of Barbarossa

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A suspect was arrested by police this past weekend (Sunday 29 August 2021, approx. 4pm) after he allegedly robbed a woman of her cellphone. “We received a report that a member of the public had been robbed of her phone close to the Doordrift Road bridge over the M3 freeway. The call from the complainant’s […]

Radio network leads to Hout Bay arrest

Gaurd on the radio

Radio communication networks help armed response and security agencies share important information, quickly and widely. In one such example (around 6am on Saturday 28 August 2021) a radio network helped arrest a suspect in Hout Bay. “Our armed response officers in Hout Bay are connected to the Watchcon radio network, which helps spread information and […]

Hyundai SUV with cloned plates implicated in multiple robberies

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Two suspects driving a Hyundai SUV with cloned registration plates have been apprehended and handed over to SAPS Bramley following multiple robberies in the Craighall and Sandton areas. On Friday the 30th July the suspects first hit in Craighall. The following day they  broke into another house in Craighall stealing 2 television sets and an […]

Spike In Hijackings In The South Of Joburg


In the last week (20 to 27 June) there has been a definite increase in the number of hijackings and other crime in the South of Johannesburg. Hijackings are dominating. We have seen 14 hijackings and one attempted hijacking in total. The areas targeted are Regents Park(2), Rosettenville Extension (2), The Hill (1), Rosettenville (2), […]

Communities can be safer, by standing together and looking after one another

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With communities still reeling from the devastation of the last few days of violence and looting in many areas across our country, it is sometimes difficult not to feel despondent and afraid for our future when we are overwhelmed by the barrage of coverage in the media and on the social channels. Charnel Hattingh, Head […]

Warrant leads to Southfield arrest

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A suspect wanted in connection with an open arrest warrant was located in Southfield last weekend, and is now in police custody. He was arrested on Saturday afternoon (21 August 2021, at around 16h50). “Armed response officer Adnaan Safodien was on patrol in the area when he was contacted by Law Enforcement, asking for his […]

Enjoy the Western Cape flower season, safely

Western Cape flowers

Flower season has kicked off with much splendor. Visitors will be flocking to the inland areas of the province and the coastal belt to enjoy the beauty of Mother Nature, with SANParks telling journalists that they expect “an excellent flower-viewing season” at the West Coast National Park thanks to all the good rains. “We anticipate […]