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High drama as security guards free hostages

Quick thinking security guards managed to free hostages. Hi-tec Security said in a Facebook post that it had received a panic signal from a business in Bathurst Street at about 8.30am. “Our ... control room received a panic signal and immediately dispatched armed response.” Hi-tec said that when the staff arrived for work and opened the business at their client’s premises, two robbers had entered and threatened them with a firearm.

  5 days ago ago
High drama as security guards free hostages

SOCIETY

Criminals Are Back At It - If You Live In This Area, Be On The Lookout.

THE CASE OF THE QUICK CHANGING THIEVES Yesterday morning, just after 06:00, a client from Oatlands spotted 2 intruders in her yard and pressed their panic button. While the suspects were fleeing over the back wall, the control room dispatched Hi-Tec armed response. On arrival, one response officer made contact with the client to get more details and check the perimeter, while the other officer started searching the area.

  9 months ago ago
Criminals Are Back At It - If You Live In This Area, Be On The Lookout.

SOCIETY

Zimbabwean Robber Arrested By The Police

KNIFE-WIELDING PROWLER ARRESTED Crime fighting has many facets and, over the years, Hi-Tec has implemented many preventative strategies which we have found to be effective. For example, did you know that we meticulously document each arrest and near arrest? We have a database with photos of criminals and suspects who have crossed our path along with their names and addresses.

  5 months ago ago
Zimbabwean Robber Arrested By The Police

SOCIETY

Police Found 'This On Zimbabwean Suspects

THIEF ARRESTED WITH WHEELBARROW OF LOOT On Saturday night at about 21:30, our Hi-Tec control room was alerted by phone of a burglary in progress at a construction site in Grahamstown Makhanda Central. Hi-Tec armed response was dispatched to the scene to investigate. The burglar was in the process of wheeling away the loot in a wheelbarrow he had stolen from the same construction site.

  1 year ago ago
Police Found 'This On Zimbabwean Suspects

SOCIETY

A Woman Suspected Robber Was Apprehended By The Police

It isn't every day that you see a thief wearing a skimpy bright-yellow mini dress, doing a leopard crawl towards the loot. And yet, here we are. Just after 06:00 on Thursday morning, our control room received a tip-off about a trolley with suspicious cargo being pushed towards the taxi rank.

  5 months ago ago
A Woman Suspected Robber Was Apprehended By The Police

SOCIETY

Smile For The Camera, Businessman Takes Pic With Suspect

Yesterday, a local business owner and client approached us to report that their vehicle's hubcaps had been stolen while parked outside of their business premises in the Kenton-on-Sea CBD (central business district). Our camera operator was asked to check the Hi-Tec Coastal CBD CCTV footage to see if the theft had perhaps been captured on camera.

  5 months ago ago
Smile For The Camera, Businessman Takes Pic With Suspect

SOCIETY

Cable Thief Electrocuted & Arrested

.On Saturday morning around 08:30, our control room received a call from a vigilant client who had noticed suspicious movements at the nearby Belmont Valley Road substation.The surrounding area had lost power, and we had suspicions that thieves were attempting to steal electrical cables.

  1 year ago ago
Cable Thief Electrocuted & Arrested

SOCIETY

Armed Suspects Were Apprehended By SAPS After They Did This

CLOSE BUT NO CIGAR On Wednesday morning at 03:13, our control room received a call from a non-monitored client in Tantji informing us that someone had broken into her house. Armed response was speedily dispatched to investigate. While searching the premises, they located and then arrested the perpetrator.

  10 months ago ago
Armed Suspects Were Apprehended By SAPS After They Did This

SOCIETY

Housebreaking Suspect Who Has Been Terrorizkng The Neighbourhood Has Been Arrested

THE CAMOUFLAGED THIEF Ordinary members of the public are concerned about the crime that has been happening in the country, It seems like at every turn ordinary yes it is in the suffering from the violence that is happening and so that no one is there to assist. Yesterday's heavy rains proved again that desperate criminals are not deterred by the weather at all.

  7 months ago ago
Housebreaking Suspect Who Has Been Terrorizkng The Neighbourhood Has Been Arrested

SOCIETY

Truck Robber Arrested

On Wednesday morning at 11:26, our Hi-Tec control room received a panic signal from a supermarket in the CBD (central business district).An armed response team was quickly dispatched to investigate.

  1 year ago ago
Truck Robber Arrested

SOCIETY

"They Steal Anything" Mzansi Reacts To Stolen Specialized Bike

STOLEN 'SPECIALIZED' MOUNTAIN BIKE Please help us find the Specialized mountain bike in these pictures.It was stolen from a Hi-Tec client in West Hill, during the early morning hours, but could be anywhere by now.Shiny black with electric blue trim.Size small.

  1 year ago ago

SOCIETY

Two copper pipe thieves were nabbed

Two unlucky copper pipe thieves ran into the full force of Hi-Tec, on full alert, a few minutes ago. At about 13:30, our control room received a call from a client in Frances Street, near Fitzroy Street in Oatlands. Two suspects had triggered their outside beams and were on the prowl.

  1 year ago ago
Two copper pipe thieves were nabbed

SOCIETY

Law Enforcements Apprehend Suspect Who Stole Wheelbarrow Filled With Sh0cking Goods.

While out on patrol in the CBD (central business district) at 06:15 this morning, our Hi-Tec armed response officers noticed suspicious movement near Truworths in High Street and approached to investigate.

  1 year ago ago
Law Enforcements Apprehend Suspect Who Stole Wheelbarrow Filled With Sh0cking Goods.

SOCIETY

A Man Was Caught Using Fake Money And Arrested.

FRAUDSTER NABBED WITH FAKE R200 On Monday afternoon, just before 15:00, a suspect in a cowboy hat entered the business of one of our clients in High Street and attempted to use a counterfeit R200 bank note when paying for his purchase. The suspect cunningly and deliberately chose something inexpensive to buy in an attempt to get the bulk of the money back in change, indicating that he was aware of the note being fake and therefore complicit in the scam.

  11 months ago ago
A Man Was Caught Using Fake Money And Arrested.

JUSTICE

Beware Of Criminals Starting Fires At People's Homes.

HI-TEC'S HECTIC WEEK OF PUTTING OUT FIRES AMID THE CHAOS Last week, Hi-Tec Security had a hectic week while protests took place in and around Makhanda Grahamstown. Although in full support of the aim of the protests and sympathetic toward the townsfolk — who are understandably frustrated at the continued lack of service delivery — we had to bring in a number of additional security officers to ensure that our clients and the local community suffered minimal loss from angry protesters.

  1 year ago ago
Beware Of Criminals Starting Fires At People's Homes.

SOCIETY

Cellphone Found & Owner Successfully Traced By Security Company.

CELL PHONE FOUND & OWNER TRACED Around noon, the cell phone pictured was picked up in Hill Street. Our Hi-Tec staff went to work on it and managed to figure out from the cell phone's contact list who it belonged to. We contacted the owner, who was overjoyed to hear that it had been found and to get it back. We love it when a plan comes together and a story has a happy ending! In other news : ❗POWER AND WATER OUTAGE UPDATES❗ Intermittent power outages cause: There is a fault on a high-voltage underground

  1 year ago ago
Cellphone Found & Owner Successfully Traced By Security Company.

SOCIETY

Here Is What Happened To The Most Problematic Thugs

Two unfortunate copper pipe criminals ran into the loaded with Hi-Tec, on full ready, a couple of moments ago.At about 13:30, our control room got a call from a customer in Frances Street, close to Fitzroy Street in Oatlands. Two speculates had set off their external pillars and were lurking in the shadows.

  1 year ago ago
Here Is What Happened To The Most Problematic Thugs

CULTURE

One of the greatest Tribute to Nelson Mandela by Hi-Tec

Nelson Mandela is a worldwide known icon whom is commemorated all over the world, especially during the Mandela Day which is celebrated every year on July the 18th. This day is so special that it is commemorated annually on July the 18th to celebrate the worldwide icon, Mandela's birthday, and this day is called the Nelson Mandela Day.

  11 months ago ago
One of the greatest Tribute to Nelson Mandela by Hi-Tec

FASHION-BEAUTY

HI-TEC honours Nelson Mandela with limited-edition sneaker

Athletic apparel brand HI-TEC is respecting the late Nelson Mandela this Mandela Day by dispatching another shoe. Nelson Mandela Day is remembered yearly on July 18 to praise his birthday. Consistently, individuals commit 67 minutes of their time accomplishing good cause work to help those out of luck.

  11 months ago ago
HI-TEC honours Nelson Mandela with limited-edition sneaker

ENVIRONMENT

Extreme Heatwave Today - Pet Health & Safety Warning

At Hi-Tec Security, we care about the safety and well-being of all creatures great and small. It's going to be extremely hot today. Please take care to keep yourself and your pets cool and hydrated during this heatwave with plenty of drinking water. It is very important to ensure that our pets are cool and safe in extreme temperatures; they are family and depend on us. Also be kind to the donkeys, cattle and monkeys during this drought: please leave a bucket of water outside for them to drink from. ♨️ SHADE

  1 year ago ago
Extreme Heatwave Today - Pet Health & Safety Warning