Amlec Security

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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September 14, 2016

Electrical Safety

Electrical safety is not to be taken lightly; neglect could lead to both electrocution and fire. Because of the inherent risks of electricity, it’s always recommended to use a qualified electrician to carry out any electrical work on your property, whether commercial, domestic or industrial. …

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May 28, 2015

Good Fences Make Good Citizens

Your electric fence is meant to keep intruders out, but did you know yours could land you in some serious legal hot water?
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