Atlas Security releases crime statistics from 29 August – 5 September 2019.

Commercial properties suffered 51% of the incidents over the past week.

In total 63 incidents (23% increase) were reported to Atlas Security. Of these, 16 were positive burglaries, eight attempted burglaries, and 6 muggings. The most reported incidents happened on Tuesday between 01:11 – 18:38.

The highest trending items reported to have been stolen are:

  • Plasma TV’s
  • Cellphones
  • Cash
  • Jewellery

Commercial loss:

  • Cash from cash registers
  • Cellphones
  • Stock items

The burglars’ most trending entry point was:

  • Windows

Hotspots for the week:

  • Central