This week we will be reporting on statistics from the 08th August 2018 and ending the 15th August 2018.

38 incidents were reported to Atlas Security in the past week. 21 of them were positive burglaries, 10 attempted burglaries, 4 armed robberies and 3 house robberies.

The most reported incidents happened on a Wednesday morning between 02:00 – 04:45.

The highest trending items that have been stolen are:
• Laptops
• Cellphones
• Jewellery
• Safes

Commercial loss:
• Laptops
• Money

The burglar’s most trending entry points have been:
• Front doors
• Back doors
• Bathroom windows

The hotspots for the week:
• Walmer
• Summerstrand

This week, the commercial properties suffered 55% of the positive incidents.

15 of our positive burglaries had no loss on site. 9 of these were attempted burglaries where no entry was gained into the premises.

Month to date, 12 arrests have been made. 5 of these were made by Atlas Security Response Officers. We would like to thank the SAPS, Metro, K9 unit as well as the community for all their help in cleaning up our streets and getting the criminals locked away.

Vehicle used in one of the armed robberies:
• White VW Polo