This week we are reporting on statistics from 18 to 24 October 2018.

In total 31 incidents were reported to Atlas Security during the past week. Of these, 17 were positive burglaries, ten attempted burglaries, one armed robbery and three house robberies.

The most reported incidents happened on Sunday morning between 01:15 and 04:40.

The highest trending items reported to have been stolen are:
• Flat Screen TV’s
• Laptops
• DVD players

Commercial loss:
• Flatscreen TV’s
• Cash
• Computers

The burglars’ most trending entry points were:
• Windows

Hotspot for the week:
• Walmer
• Newton Park

This week, commercial properties suffered 51% of the reported incidents.

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

So far this month, 15 arrests have been made by Atlas Security Armed Response Officers. We would like to thank the community, SAPS, K9 unit and Metro for their continued assistance.

We would like to urge Kini Bay residents to stay alert – three incidents in Kini Bay were reported this week.