This week we are reporting on statistics from 11 to 17 October 2018.

In total 33 incidents were reported to Atlas Security in the past week. Of these, 23 were positive burglaries, five attempted burglaries, four armed robberies and one house robbery.

The most reported incidents happened on Tuesday and Friday morning between 00:07 – 05:46 and 07:17 – 11:00.

The highest trending items reported to have been stolen are:
• Flatscreen TV’s
• Laptops
• Xbox

Commercial loss:
• Cellphones
• Cash
• Alcohol

The burglars’ most trending entry points were:
• Front doors

Hotspot for the week:
• Walmer

This week, commercial properties suffered 66% of the reported incidents.

Ten of the positive burglaries had no loss on site. Five of these also had no entry gained into the premises.

Vehicles used in the armed robberies reported:

• White Polo
• White VW Caddy

Vehicles used in the positive burglary reported:

• White Toyota Corolla

Month to date seven arrests were made by Atlas Security Armed Response Officers. We would like to thank the community, SAPS, K9 unit and Metro for their continued assistance.