Atlas Security release crime statistics from 16 – 22 August 2019.

Residential properties suffered 58% of the incidents over the past week.

In total 57 incidents were reported to Atlas Security during the period in question. Of these, 23 were positive burglaries, six attempted burglaries, and two armed robberies.  The most reported incidents happened on Sunday between 01:33 – 23:27.

The highest trending items reported to have been stolen are:

  • Plasma TV’s
  • Cellphones
  • Cash
  • Jewellery

Commercial loss:

  • Cash from cash registers
  • Computers
  • Cellphones
  • Cigarettes
  • Stock items

The burglars’ most trending entry point was:

  • Windows

Hotspots for the week:

  • Walmer