Category: Crime

Feb 26

Meeting With Fox

We had a positive meeting with Fox last night with the following outcomes until we have the final go-ahead to enclose the area: There will be a guard ‘shake-up’ which will include more frequent supervisor visits, backup for toilet breaks, etc The cones could be replaced by larger obstacles to obscure the entrance further (this …

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Feb 24

Armed Robbery – Saturday 21 February

On Saturday, around mid-day (12:00), there was an armed robbery at one of our complexes. A maroon car was basically waiting for the first opportunity to enter a complex when a Debonairs pizza delivery bike came to deliver food… No-one is physically harmed, but this was simply because there was a lot more people inside …

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Feb 04

Emergency Numbers

FOX have given us an emergency number to call whenever we feel unsafe in our area. This is an extension of the service they provide for us. Please save the Meyersdal number on speed dial: 078 293 8490 You can also call Kobus (Fox) directly on 079 624 8479. Please stay vigilant.

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Oct 21

Scam Alert – Telkom

Security Alert!¬† Two males, posing as Telkom employees, are calling on homes to supposedly upgrade telephone/internet lines. They have Telkom ID’s as well as the homeowners details. Very forceful. Toyota Bubble light blue, registration¬† CA27009. Do not allow them entry into your home. Alert your family members to be aware of these shady characters. Keep …

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Aug 02

Less than a second…

 

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Jul 29

Recent Incident

It’s been quiet in our area for a while (and mostly still is) crime wise, but unfortunately we have had an incident in the last week. The first incident happened 24 July at around 19:15 when a Polo Vivo with 4 occupants saw an opportunity to follow and rob an arriving resident. The guards noticed …

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May 14

WARNING – Please Be Vigilant

Just today there have been 3 heists in Meyersdal. This is obviously planned an it seems they target complexes with electric gates that open when the object detection beam is broken. All three have been with different cars and one of these where in a boomed of area. While our guards are good, please be …

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Jan 29

Attempted Robbery

On Friday 24 January there was an attempted robbery at one of our complexes. The complex gate was broken and secured with a lock, but was broken open by culprits trying to break in. The break-in was foiled, but damage was done and we suspect the complex was being watched. There was no shooting or …

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Aug 27

INCIDENT

At 12H50 today on the 27/08/2013 there was a Armed Robbery in Meyersdal area in Lotter Place on the corner of H.V.Coetzer street. The lookout is a White BMW X5 with 4 black men inside the vehicle. SAP and us are still trying to get the registration number of the vehicle of the camera system …

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Jul 29

Wide Awake Guard Leads To Arrest – and other good news

When one of our guards reported a suspicious vehicle today, Fox responded immediately and blocked the vehicle by sending two cars covering each entrance. They also alerted the police who then made a drug bust in our street!¬† The drug dealers had nowhere to go as Fox boxed them in and kept the dealer and …

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