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Newsflash: Parkhurst Arrest

Newsflash: Parkhurst Arrest

Newsflash: 3 suspects arrested after car chase in Parkhurst. The CORTAC Control Room received information that the SAPS were chasing a vehicle wanted in connection with crime in the area. CORTAC’s Parkhurst Strike Team were quickly deployed to intercept the stolen...

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CORTAC Strike Unit success in Parkhurst

CORTAC Strike Unit success in Parkhurst

Two and a half months ago, CORTAC, in conjunction with Parksec / SafeParks, deployed a strike unit in the Parkhurst area in an attempt to combat criminal activity. We are pleased to report a 50% decrease in incidents since the strike unit was deployed. 

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CORTAC Special Tactics Group

CORTAC Special Tactics Group

CORTAC STG (Special Tactics Group) is CORTAC's specialized unit. It operates with specially trained dogs for operations in the field of explosive and firearms detection, narcotics detection, search and rescue, tracking and apprehension.  The unit operates in...

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CORTAC steps up to protect community

CORTAC steps up to protect community

Due to the recent spike in violent crime in and around Delta Park and the spruit, CORTAC has deployed their experienced Tactical Officers and Canine team to combat these crimes. We urge all community members, clients and non-clients alike, to please call our...

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Avoiding burglaries

Avoiding burglaries

There has been an increase in business burglaries in the past two weeks in the Parks. Here are some safety tips for your business and home: 1. Make sure your alarm box has a passive. Even if it is situated in the roof or a cupboard. 2. Check your electric fencing and...

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Vehicle Theft

Vehicle Theft

Car theft is still one of the three biggest vehicle crimes in South Africa, and according to South African Police Services and various car tracking companies, the numbers increase each year. The South African Police Service Crime Stats for 2017 shows...

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Human trafficking success: CORTAC STG

Human trafficking success: CORTAC STG

On Friday 16 March, in support of Hope for Women, CORTAC’s Special Tactics Group together with SAPS DPCI and SAPS Crime Intelligence apprehended two suspects linked to human trafficking. One victim was rescued and brought to safety. CORTAC STG was set up to assist law...

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Armed robbery in Parkhurst

Armed robbery in Parkhurst

On Friday 16 February before 21h00, a CORTAC Tactical Vehicle was on routine patrol in Parkhurst when the Tactical Officers spotted some unusual activity outside a non-client's home. They stopped to investigate and their vehicle came under direct gun fire. Our...

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