Dear KSS Clients
Congratulations to all community role-players who have been involved in making this a low crime festive season. The teamwork and collaborative efforts of SAPS, UCSI, Neighbourhood Watch Groups, CPF, Security Companies and vigilant community members is appreciated and to be commended.
Thank you to all those who have made a difference.
It does pay off to alarm your house and have a security company respond to your premises. Read the report below.
Incident summary (crime and other)
There were 5 incidents in Howick. There were 4 incidents in Merrivale. There was 1 incident in Howick West.
KSS Incidents 21 – 31 December 2019
23 December 2019 04:00 Acacia Road (Howick West) The KSS Control Room were advised a about a positive break-in. A KSS Response unit was dispatched. The KSS Officers reported that electronic items had been stolen. There were no signs of forced entry. SAPS were advised.
24 December 2019 00:13 Harvard Street (Howick) The KSS Control Room received a call from another Security Company requesting assistance as one of their clients had had a positive break-in. A KSS Response unit was dispatched. The KSS Officers reported that entry was gained through the roof. Nothing was stolen. A case was opened with SAPS.
24 December 2019 04:13 Exchange Lane (Howick) The KSS Control Room received a panic activation. A KSS Response unit was dispatched. The KSS Officers reported that the fence had been cut. The client advised no need for SAPS.
25 December 2019 01:00 D292 (Merrivale) The KSS Control Room received an alarm activation and a call from a client requesting assistance as the dogs were barking. A KSS Response unit was dispatched. The KSS Officers reported that the cottage had been broken into. SAPS were advised and KSS handed the incident over to SAPS. A case was opened. KSS posted a KSS Security Guard on site for the remainder of the night.