Amlec Security

June 19, 2018

Upgrade to an alarm today

It's quite a common story: We think an alarm is an added 'just in case' expense. Kind of like insurance, you pay for it, and never use it, right? Wrong! Don't wait until after an intruder has gained access before getting an alarm. By then, ...

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July 5, 2017

Remote arm / disarm of your alarm

It is convenient and comfortable when you have outdoor protection and it is almost a vital requirement. Without remote arm / disarm the system will allow you to enter through a specific door with sufficient time to reach the keypad and disarm the alarm system ...

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July 5, 2017

When is it permitted for an armed response officer to use his firearm?

In the landmark case of the State vs Makwanyane - which effectively abolished the death penalty in South Africa - the court referred to section 49 of the Criminal Procedure Act and warned that if the state was no longer permitted to take a life ...

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October 12, 2016

Home Security

It is estimated that in 2015 alone, just over a quarter of a million homes in South Africa were burgled. Since these were only cases that were reported, that figure could most likely be considerably higher. The statistics are startling, but they highlight the fact ...

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