How megatrends are shaping security

January 8, 2020

Megatrends are the five global shifts shaping the world we live in and they are listed as: Shift in Global Economic Power, Demographic Change, Rapid Urbanization, Rise of Technology, and Climate Change/Resource Scarcity. Each of these has a profound effect on each of us, even if we’re not aware of it. Few industries can claim […]

Housebreaking is the number one crime in SA

January 3, 2020

According to StatsSA, there were about 1,3 million incidences of housebreaking affecting 5,8% of households in South Africa in 2018/2019. Interestingly, males appear to be more at risk of most crimes, a fact in contradiction to perceptions. Housebreaking The most likely victims of housebreaking were male-headed households, households in metros, Indian/Asian households followed by white […]