Fighting crime with the help of additional CCTV cameras

In 2017, we embarked on a multimillion Rand safety and security project which saw the installation of 89 CCTV and 14 Licence Plate Recognition (LPR) cameras in the Bellville and Parow CBDs. Since then, we’ve installed an additional 11 cameras, bringing the total number of CCTV and LPR cameras in our area up to 114. […]

VRCID’S CCTV cameras paying off in crime prevention

A network of security cameras has led to scores of arrests and the recovery of thousands of rand worth of stolen goods in the Voortrekker Road Corridor Improvement District (VRCID), in the past year.   Since July 2018 a total of 174 arrests have been made, 286 crimes recorded and over R220 000 in stolen […]

VRCID adapting to proactive approach

Voortrekker Road Corridor Improvement District VRCID chief operations officer, says although 67 cameras have been installed, the staff members are still learning. Bock says all staff members were trained at their service provider’s other CCTV control centre in Century City before going on duty.