This week we will be reporting on statistics from the 14.04.2017 and ending the 20.04.2017.
28 Positive burglaries were reported to Atlas Security over the past week, but a total of 42 incidents took place. This is made up on 7 attempted burglaries, 5 armed robberies, 1 house robbery and 1 theft incident.

The commercial properties have taken the lead on the amount of incidents with a 57% ratio.

The most reported incidents happened between a Friday and Saturday morning around 00:20 – 02:20.

The most common items stolen have been the following:
• Computers
• Laptops
• Plasma TV’s
• Cash
• Cell-phones

The most trending entry point has been:
• Front doors

The following areas have reported more than two incidents in the past week:
• Deal Party
• Walmer

Regarding the armed robberies, we have picked up that the suspects are getting away with large amounts of cash; we urge all business owners or members of the public to not keep large amounts of cash on site.

There has been more than one incident in less than two weeks where cyclists have been robbed and assaulted in Victoria Drive. We ask you to please be vigilant and if you can, avoid secluded areas.

Should you require any more information regarding the above information, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0861 585 585 or email info@atlas24.co.za .