ENCA: New CCTV crime prevention initiative begins

According to recent crime statistics, 625 houses were burgled in the year under review but the fight against this crime just got a major boost. JOHANNESBURG – The installation of CCTV cameras in the suburbs have been labelled as a possible game-changer in the fight against crime. Last year’s crime stats show that Gauteng is the leading province in terms of reported robberies, and is in the top two when it comes to burglaries in residential areas. According to recent crime statistics, 625 houses were burgled in the year under review but the fight against this crime just got a major boost. About 15 000 of the state-of-the-art cameras will be rolled out throughout Johannesburg over the next 12 months. It’s hoped […]

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