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Local Crime Stats

According to this report by Business Tech, the following 30 areas of South Africa have recorded the most crime reports in 2017. What you need to know in brief: 1 million serious crimes were reported to police stations in the 2016/7 period. Gauteng, the Western Cape and KwaZulu Natal understandably recorded the highest levels of…
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Your Local Crime Update

CRIME UPDATE IN BRIEF: Drunk driver smashes into Shandon Way gate in Parkmore, body of newborn baby boy discovered in Marlboro, 2 suspects arrested and 1 killed, and Bryanston underground cables stolen from a substation for the THIRD time.   Drunk driver smashes into  Shandon Way gate (Sunday 10 December around 3am) – garage staff witnessed a white…
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Your Local Crime Update

CRIME UPDATE IN BRIEF: Armed robbery in MX40, incidents of gates being derailed, domestic violence awareness campaign launches in Sandton, fraudulent message regarding discontinuation of Green ID Book, and what to do to prevent contaminating a crime scene. Armed robbery in MX40 (Thursday 30 November) – A gardener was tied up at a house undergoing renovations…
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Hi-Jacking Hotspots

Breaking news: vehicle tracking app, Pro-Active South Africa, has published a series of maps showing the worst hijacking spots and crime hotspots in Joburg. See below for the areas you need to avoid where possible, and where you should remain vigilant. Do remember that those not paying attention are the most likely to be targeted…
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