Recent arrests by Beagle Watch enforced the importance of keeping the panic button close to the home or business owner.
Phumla Mtshamba from Kagiso in the West Rand cried foul after losing a staggering R8595 to people who promised to place her as a domestic worker in Sandton.
People in a white bakkie pretended to have hit a cyclist and when a cyclist riding by tried to help, they robbed him.
The Johannesburg West Cluster has asked the community to assist them to find the perpetrators wanted for crimes they committed in the Roodepoort and Douglasdale areas.
W/O Karen Jacobs lists the most targeted roads for hijacking in Sector 3.
The latest incident included an horrific attack on a 15-year-old girl who was shot seven times on Tuesday, 7 November by house robbers.
A total of 72 suspects were arrested during an early festive season operation by Honeydew Police.
With a mission to root out crime in the area, BCI Security has been hard at work reacting to tip-offs about criminal activities perpetrated in their jurisdiction.
The suspects got away with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes.
The Northsider has reported about a business robbery or a scam at a shopping centre at least twice a month recently.
Mphilo from EC Security said they waited until a tow-truck arrived to tow the cash vehicle away.