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  • Trackbox ERPC Selection0

    Good day Member I trust that you are well and loving the day. It has come to our attention that a number of members have not selected the correct ERPC when setting up the app. This is absolutely crucial to ensure that the correct emergency response teams are called upon, nearest to you within your

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  • Premium Membership0

    Good day Member I trust that you are well and having a positive day. The TrackBox app has been running on a limited trial period for the past  several months whereby all users have been able to have access to the full premium functionality. This has allowed us to tap in to the now 20

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  • Win an iProtech & a 6 months TrackBox subscription0

    The TrackBox special offer:To make the transition easier, TrackBox would like to encourage free users of TrackBox to switch over to premium before the cut-off day to avoid a disruption in your service. You can do this by simply selecting the ‘Upgrade’ button which will now appear in your TrackBox App Menu, entering the special

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  • TrackBox App Generation 10 update 1.0.313* released: 19 June 20180

    TrackBox Technologies will tomorrow 19 June 2018 release a new update to their Generation 10 TrackBox App. The latest update will be live in store during the course of tomorrow. The new update includes an app health check which automatically checks the login status of the app and prompts user to login if necessary. This

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  • TrackBox free trial period to end: 20 July 20180

    At the launch of the TrackBox app back in November 2016, a decision was taken to offer the full premium service for free for a limited trial period to ensure adequate testing of all features. This would allow us to tap in to the now 20 500+ App Users and make sure South Africa was

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  • TrackBox App & Language Selection0

    Good day Member I trust that you are happy, healthy and having a wonderful day. Team,  from all of us in the ERPC (Emergency Response & Prevention Centre) Collaboration Network, a massive THANK YOU for your continued support towards achieving our collective dreams and passions as well as your teamwork. We have recently introduced and

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  • Nag System Alerts0

    As the final mail in our series, this one focuses on the nag system. The TrackBox nag system has been designed to help ensure that all relevant information has been completed. Each time you open your TrackBox emergency app, the nag system checks whether your app is up to date, whether you have selected an

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  • Our scaly friends – Snakes : Wildlife
    Our scaly friends – Snakes : Wildlife0

    Many of us as humans have the common ideology of snake = danger. This article has been based on the interest of changing people’s perspectives about snakes, to help educate them as to the role of the snake and why they are a vital to have around, and finally to advise on what snakes to

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  • Turn in a Poacher
    Turn in a Poacher0

    DIAL 08616-87225  or use your TrackBox App to report POACHING IN PROGRESS Reporting Poaching TrackBox Technologies and KZN Wildlife encourages any citizen who witnesses wildlife offences to report the violation. The effectiveness of officers to curb the activities of poachers is dependent upon US! Witnesses are encouraged to report violations by calling Trackbox Technologies on 08616-87225 or by using your

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  • Trespassing with intent to harm
    Trespassing with intent to harm0

    Members on a particular farm had been receiving ongoing threats of a farm attack to take place My name is Jamie-Leigh Hartshorne (SA13). On my last night shift at around about 22:30 I received a call regarding a possible farm attack/trespassing in progress in the Elands River area in the Eastern Cape. The location of this

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  • PEDESTRIAN KNOCKED DOWN
    PEDESTRIAN KNOCKED DOWN0

    It’s important that motorists use the road skills and knowledge they were taught, especially when in peak hour traffic and on main roads. I plead for motorists to stick to the speed limit and to be cautious when driving. Also keep a safe travelling distance. Please make sure you are sticking to road rules and

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  • Cable theft is not only a common crime but also a highly dangerous one
    Cable theft is not only a common crime but also a highly dangerous one0

    It is extremely costly to the community at large in terms of damage to the power grid infrastructure and down-time for businesses. The day-to-day activities of private citizens is also affected with communication channels cut off, domestic appliances affected and financial losses for organisations, businesses, hospitals, shopping centres, etc., not to mention the pressure placed

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  • ABALONE POACHING IN SOUTH AFRICA
    ABALONE POACHING IN SOUTH AFRICA0

    South Africa has lost an estimated 96 million units of abalone as per research done. These small, snail-like sea creatures face extinction thanks to poachers who go to extreme measures to obtain them. On the 11/12/2018 @ 18:20 the TrackBox ERPC National & International control room received a call from a lady in Betty’s Bay, Cape

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  • Traffic accident – Motor Vehicle Accidents
    Traffic accident – Motor Vehicle Accidents0

    First day of shift: Wet weather conditions. Lovely weather for our farmers’ fields to feed the nation however it would be a busy shift for us in the ERPC. We urge all our members and road users to arrive alive and travel safely, please. A few safety tips from all dispatchers in the ERPC control:

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  • The life of an ERPC dispatcher
    The life of an ERPC dispatcher0

    Many cases come and go, but there are always those that you will carry with you each and every day thereafter. Whether it be an accidental call that leaves you in tears from laughter or a call that rips your heart from your chest because of the heartbreak that follows. These are the days that we as

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  • Afternoon Commanders, Members, CEO’s, Directors,  Leadership Committees, friends!
    Afternoon Commanders, Members, CEO’s, Directors, Leadership Committees, friends!0

    I am back from my time off from 3rd to 9th January. We are about four days behind on our Development Schedule but will catch up. There are loads of development roll outs, upgrades and launches happening in January, February and March, so keep an eye out for them. 2019 started for us in July

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  • TrackBox has many features and functions to keep families and communities safe
    TrackBox has many features and functions to keep families and communities safe0

    Each day we wake up and make plans for the day but we never know what may happen along the way. One of our most popular features is the ‘Track Me’ button. Whether it’s just for a morning or afternoon run, travelling to and from work or travelling for business or pleasure, Track Me is

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  • ERPC Collaboration Network
    ERPC Collaboration Network0

    Afternoon Commanders, Members, CEO’s, Directors, Leadership Committees, friends! I am back from my time off from 3rd to 9th January. We are about four days behind on our Development Schedule but will catch up. There are loads of development roll outs, upgrades and launches happening in January, February and March, so keep an eye out

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  • Be safe if travelling on our roads
    Be safe if travelling on our roads0

    As December and January weather is fairly unpredictable, with hot days interspersed with cold rainy days, it is advised that all members please be safe if travelling on our roads in the wet and slippery conditions. December saw quite a few accidents and January statistics have picking up. Please take care to keep a safe

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  • MISSING PERSON – FOUND SAFE KZN – Richards Bay
    MISSING PERSON – FOUND SAFE KZN – Richards Bay0

    **UPDATE: FOUND SAFE** 2019/01/25IMICS:1608/01/201913:20 MISSING PERSON – FOUND SAFEKZN – Richards Bay Peter Arthur Biggar was last seen in Ngwelezane Hospital when he was discharged on the 24th January 2019. He is ±1.8 m. tall, slender built, fair in complexion, with brown eyes and blackish brown hair. He has a tattoo of 3 stars on

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  • MISSING ADULT – UPDATE: FOUND SAFE KZN – Idutway
    MISSING ADULT – UPDATE: FOUND SAFE KZN – Idutway0

    UPDATE: FOUND SAFE 2019/01/26IMICS:1663/01/201914:52 MISSING ADULT – UPDATE: FOUND SAFEKZN – Idutway Police Officer Mabutho John Ntlantsana 36 years old was last seen in Idutway on the 14th January 2019. A missing person case has been opened at Idutway Inq SAPS with Ref.: 02/01/2019. If you have any information regarding his whereabouts,Please contact Cst Kakati

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  • MISSING ADULT – UPDATE FOUND GP – Alberton
    MISSING ADULT – UPDATE FOUND GP – Alberton0

    UPDATE: FOUND SAFE 2019/01/30IMICS: 1922/01/201921:55 MISSING ADULT – UPDATE FOUNDGP – Alberton Kayleen Jade Gounder a 19 year old student went missing on her way home from college around 11:35 this morning. She was driving a blue Hyundai Accent, reg. ND561303. She was last known to be wearing blue jeans and black shoes and she

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  • MASSIVE UPGRADES TO IMPROVE SERVICE DELIVERY
    MASSIVE UPGRADES TO IMPROVE SERVICE DELIVERY0

    Team, please be advised that we are doing massive upgrades to improve service delivery and our background technology processes for TrackBox – AAA Button on Android, followed by iOS. This has been outstanding for a while but we had to get through other key developments first. We expect this to take until Friday 8th February

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  • TimesLIVE: Nine dead, including two cops, after bloody cash heist shootout.
    TimesLIVE: Nine dead, including two cops, after bloody cash heist shootout.0

    ATT: General Khehla John Sitole, SAPS National Commissioner ATT: Lieutenant General Nhlanhla Lucky Mkhwanazi, KZN Provincial Commissioner ATT: SAPS Commanders & Members CC: ERPC Collaboration Network members, and all TrackBox Technologies and Together SA CAN NPO members and staff. https://www.timeslive.co.za/news/south-africa/2019-02-02-nine-dead-including-two-cops-after-bloody-cash-heist-shootout WHEN WE LOSE a Tactical Operative, we lose a national treasure! I am deeply hurt

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  • VCAT-7 Operatives App, AAA-Response Button & TrackMe
    VCAT-7 Operatives App, AAA-Response Button & TrackMe0

    TrackMe for the AAA-Response Button is live in beta. Please will those in beta help us stress-test TrackMe in rural areas, farms, forest areas and under daily driving conditions. This is the button on the bottom right once you open your AAA-Response app. In testing the above image is from a live stress-test and this

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  • MISSING ADULT KZN – Richmond
    MISSING ADULT KZN – Richmond0

    2019/02/12IMICS:0814/02/201913:15 MISSING ADULTKZN – Richmond Neliswe Gaza, 29 years old, mentally challenged went missing in Imbali, and was last seen near Richmond on the 8th February 2019 wearing blue jeans and a white vest when leaving home. A missing person’s case is being opened at SAPS. If you have any information regarding her whereabouts please

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  • Project Mustard Seed – January 2019
    Project Mustard Seed – January 20190

    Project Mustard Seed – January 2019 Well done everyone. These are fantastic results. As mentioned, the arrests are high as John Dennis (SV3) revisited many cases where suspects were outstanding and have now been chased down and arrested. Team, our work with SAPS, The Hawks, Crime Intelligence, private partnership resources, all ERPC Collaboration Network members

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  • MISSING PERSON – FOUND SAFE GP – JHB (Walkerville)
    MISSING PERSON – FOUND SAFE GP – JHB (Walkerville)0

    UPDATE: FOUND SAFE 2019/02/17IMICS:1308/02/201923:01 MISSING PERSON – FOUND SAFEGP – JHB (Walkerville) Brian Pretorius has been reported missing around Walkerville, Johannesburg. When he ran out of petrol he was driving a Blue Fiat Palio, NJN636GP, and was on his way to Henley. His cellphone is also off. If you have any information regarding his whereabouts

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  • MEC Supports Safety Initiative
    MEC Supports Safety Initiative0

    The TrackBox Technologies Pty Ltd team recently met up with KZN MEC for Transport, Community Safety & Liaison Mxolisi Kuanda alongside SNIPR South Africa, and the uMgngeni Community Safety Initiative (UCSI) to discuss the community teamwork and rollout plan of community safety through technology

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  • MISSING PERSON – UPDATE: SAFE KZN – Durban North
    MISSING PERSON – UPDATE: SAFE KZN – Durban North0

    UPDATE: SAFE 2019/02/26IMICS: 2034/02/201907:00 MISSING PERSON – UPDATE: SAFEKZN – Durban North Travis Graham, aged 17, has been reported missing from his boarding school in Durban North, KwaZulu-Natal. His cellphone is also off. SAPS has been notified. If you have any information regarding his whereabouts please contact Zelda on 0719595117 or SA CAN using your

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  • HIGH PRIORITY UPGRADE
    HIGH PRIORITY UPGRADE0

    HIGH PRIORITY ANDROID UPGRADE • Automatic IMICS Case Registration • One Touch Activation • Duress Telephone Calling Please upgrade to the latest version of the TrackBox AAA-Response App. This now includes an update to the patented one touch activation system, countdown clock, automatic case registration, duress telephone calling or the ability to simply silence your

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  • MISSING ADULT KZN – Scottsville
    MISSING ADULT KZN – Scottsville0

    2019/03/02IMICS: 0153/03/201919:03 MISSING ADULTKZN – Scottsville Graham Bailey, aged 70, has been reported missing from his home in Kensington, Johannesburg. He had not taken any belongings or money except for the bag on his back. He was last seen in Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg. SAPS has been notified. If you have any information regarding his whereabouts please

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  • Appreciation for the support of SA CAN for the Ezemvelo KZN Honorary Officer Corps
    Appreciation for the support of SA CAN for the Ezemvelo KZN Honorary Officer Corps0

    Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife Honorary Officer Corps, This is just fantastic and so unexpected. I will pass it on to all the teams. I truly believe that we are NOT short on resources, we are short on knowing one another and knowing who to trust. Further to this, over 16 years we have built a very

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  • Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife Honorary Officer Corps,
    Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife Honorary Officer Corps,0

    This is just fantastic and so unexpected. I will pass it on to all the teams. I truly believe that we are NOT short on resources, we are short on knowing one another and knowing who to trust. Further to this, over 16 years we have built a very realistic and financially sustainable model that

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  • MISSING PERSON KZN – Vryheid
    MISSING PERSON KZN – Vryheid0

    2019/03/12IMICS: 0837/03/201919:48 MISSING PERSONKZN – Vryheid Mr Thwala a 32 year old african male went missing on Sunday night near Vryheid after his vehicle broke down on the way from Paulpietersburg to Newcastle. The vehicle was recovered. In any emergency contact SAPS 10111 or the National ERPC using your AAA-Response App for Anything! Anytime! Anywhere!

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  • Residential areas are noise complaints
    Residential areas are noise complaints0

    One of the most common issues in residential areas are noise complaints. These days not everyone works a 9 to 5 job; some work shifts and come home to neighbours who constantly play loud music and party, or in some cases, have loud domestic incidents. I received a call from a TrackBox member who regularly

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  • MISSING ADULT – UPDATE: FOUND SAFE N11 outside Ladysmith
    MISSING ADULT – UPDATE: FOUND SAFE N11 outside Ladysmith0

    !!UPDATE: FOUND SAFE!! 2019/03/23IMICS: 1605/03/201908:15 MISSING ADULT – UPDATE: FOUND SAFEN11 outside Ladysmith Neels van Heerden was last heard from at 20:30 on Friday night after his car had broken down on the N11 outside of Ladysmith. He was driving a white Ford Bantam, reg. JJX704MP. If you have any information regarding his whereabouts please

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  • Vehicle Recovery Report
    Vehicle Recovery Report0

    Recently a vehicle entered Hillcrest and was picked up by one of the SNIPR South Africa cameras which indicated that the vehicle was listed as stolen #SAPS (Durban Central). I immediately informed #SAPS #Hillcrest who responded in the blink of an eye and were able to track, and recover the vehicle. Thanks to #SAPS Hillcrest for their devotion. Working with such a

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  • Suspicious Vehicles
    Suspicious Vehicles0

    I received a call from a neighbourhood watch patroller who is a TrackBox member in the early morning hours advising me that there was an abandoned vehicle on one of the roads he had been patrolling. A registration check was done through SAPS and feedback confirmed that the vehicle was ‘stolen and recovered’. I then

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  • Broken down vehicle report
    Broken down vehicle report0

    We got a broken down vehicle report on the M13 westbound. It was on Field’s Hill before the Village Road turn-off, in the fast lane and on a blind spot. Metro services were immediately informed of the situation as it was prone to cause an accident, endangering the lives of innocent souls. In consideration of others

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  • Medical: Collapsed/Conscious
    Medical: Collapsed/Conscious0

    Jamie-Leigh Hartshorne (SA13) received a call from Chartwell Estate in Winston Park requesting an ambulance to transport one of ourmembers, 83 year-old Mrs Storey who was suffering from dehydration. Nurses at Chartwell Estate stabilised Mrs Storey until an ambulance arrived. #Netcare911 arrived on scene and transported Mrs Storey to #HillcrestPrivateHospital. Jamie made contact with Mr Storey (husband) who

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  • Testimonial
    Testimonial0

    Ek is altyd koel en kalm as dit by nood gevalle kom.Ek bestuur ons tuis nood beheer kamer te same met my regterhand Kobus Boshoff van Koppies. Maar kom ek vertel julle van paniek en verwarring. Ek het gisteraand my TrackBox paniek knoppie gedruk soos enige iemand dit moet doen in n nood geval. Ek

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  • ***Important Read***
    ***Important Read***0

    Every day in the ERPC we receive calls where our members’ vehicles have been stolen or hijacked. Please note the following: On your TrackBox App please scan in your vehicle as follows: *Click on the App and it will automatically commence the countdown *Cancel the countdown, then click on the 3 horizontal lines on the top

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  • Testimonial – Mediese Nood Bystand
    Testimonial – Mediese Nood Bystand0

    Ek is altyd koel en kalm as dit by nood gevalle kom. Ek bestuur ons tuis nood beheer kamer te same met my regterhand Kobus Boshoff van Koppies. Maar kom ek vertel julle van paniek en verwarring. Ek het gisteraand my TrackBox paniek knoppie gedruk soos enige iemand dit moet doen in n nood geval.

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  • Parents be vigilant on drug abuse
    Parents be vigilant on drug abuse0

    As a mother and dispatcher I would like to appeal to other parents to be vigilant on drug use/abuse.We as parents need to speak to our children about the dangers of drugs at a very young age and not be afraid to have open conversations with them. Be aware of changes in your child’s behavior;

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  • WANTED PERSON
    WANTED PERSON0

    UPDATE: FOUND AND ARRESTED 2019/04/04IMICS: 0217/04/201906:24 REPORT: ANONYMOUS TIPGP, Pretoria – Nigel Prison Please be on the lookout for Hannes Petrus who escaped from Nigel Prison in Springs yesterday (03/04/2019). He is wanted for rape charges. If seen, please contact Mrs Makhonza or Mr Kalp at 011 8148138/9. In any emergency call SAPS 10111 or

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  • MISSING PET
    MISSING PET0

    MISSING PET – UPDATE: FOUND SAFE Please be on the lookout for Patch, this beloved family pet who was stolen this morning during a house break-in in Kloof. ———————————————— 2019/04/04IMICS: 0244/04/201910:50 THEFT: OTHERKZN – Kloof A Pitbull dog and a TV were stolen from Fernleigh Drive at 10:30 this morning. The suspects were on foot

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  • With Easter Weekend around the corner
    With Easter Weekend around the corner0

    We took some time to reflect what we, in the ERPC as dispatchers have done to make a difference in South Africa. Dealing with both emergencies and helping members with their TrackBox queries. We as a family do our very best to assist those that need our help. Days have come and days have past

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  • Some encouraging words for the team!
    Some encouraging words for the team!0

    I truly believe that the most important keywords in life are: “please”, “thank you” and “I am sorry”. These words along with meaningful human interaction are the highest forms of payment and success. You simply cannot buy these, nor can you buy passion and the results it produces. These four human elements always make your

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  • KIDNAPPING – CHILD
    KIDNAPPING – CHILD0

    UPDATE: LEVORN HAS BEEN FOUND AND IS SAFE 2019/04/08IMICS: 0494/04/201903:17 CRIME: KIDNAPPING – CHILD – UPDATE: FOUND SAFEKZN –Durban (Merebank) Please be on the lookout for Levorn Lawrence, who was taken by his father under the influence of alcohol and driving an unroadworthy white Opel Corsa, reg. ND722101. If seen, please contact Brig. Gopz Govender

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  • House Breaking
    House Breaking0

    I received a call from a member about a house-breaking in progress at her neighbour’s house. She described the suspects, how they were dressed and that they were on foot. While I was on the call my colleague was busy notifying the police. When I finished talking to the member the police were already on

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  • Fake Home Affairs “representatives”
    Fake Home Affairs “representatives”0

    Yesterday, a family from Gauteng asked me for assistance as they were contacted by “representatives” from Home Affairs who wanted to come and do a home visit. The couple had been to Home Affairs that day but were told that they would have to come back. Later that same day, persons pretending to be from

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  • Some encouraging words for the team!
    Some encouraging words for the team!0

    I truly believe that the most important keywords in life are: “please”, “thank you” and “I am sorry”. These words along with meaningful human interaction are the highest forms of payment and success. You simply cannot buy these, nor can you buy passion and the results it produces. These four human elements always make your

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  • Keep contact information up to date
    Keep contact information up to date0

    We received an activation from a member and when I tried to call her, there was no answer. After trying repeatedly to contact her I opened her profile and started calling her emergency contacts, who also did not answer their phones. Seeing that the location sent on her activation was the same as her residential

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  • MISSING PERSON – Amanzimtoti
    MISSING PERSON – Amanzimtoti0

    UPDATE: FOUND SAFE 2019/04/12IMICS: 0796/04/201920:09 MISSING PERSON – UPDATE: FOUND SAFEKZN – Amanzimtoti An elderly white male, Abraham Van Niekerk, went missing this afternoon at around 14:00 from the beach near The Promenade Street. He is slim built, wears glasses, and he was last seen wearing a T-shirt, running shorts and slops. SAPS have been

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  • Missing CHILD – KZN – Newcastle
    Missing CHILD – KZN – Newcastle0

    Update – Our heartfelt condolences go to the family of little Lwandile who’s has been found deceased. RIP little angel 2019/04/23IMICS: 1463/04/201914:00 MISSING CHILD KZN – Newcastle Lwandile Ntombela, 2 years old, went missing on Sunday, 21 April 2019 between 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. She was last seen wearing a pink dress, pink tracksuit top

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  • Taxi vehicle involved in several house robberies.
    Taxi vehicle involved in several house robberies.0

    A vehicle alert came up on the SNIPR South Africa cameras and as soon as I saw it I recognised the vehicle as a possible metered taxi vehicle that had been involved in several house robberies. I had been working on the case with a rescue tech operator the day before so immediately let them know the

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  • Always report suspicious activity
    Always report suspicious activity0

    We received a call from a member in the Harding area reporting two men standing in the back of a slow moving SAB truck off-loading crates of beer onto a Toyota Hilux bakkie. I immediately called Harding SAPS and informed them of the situation and gave them the registration of the vehicle. They sent a

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  • Project Mustard Seed – Total Arrests
    Project Mustard Seed – Total Arrests0

    Project Mustard Seed Results – Total Arrests Total Arrests : 175 since January 2019 Our work with #SAPS, #The_Hawks, #Crime_Intelligence, private partnership resources, and all #ERPC Collaboration “Together SA CAN”.

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  • Gunshots coming from the Krantzkloof
    Gunshots coming from the Krantzkloof0

    I received a call from a local neighbourhood watch member reporting that they had heard gunshots coming from the Krantzkloof nature reserve which made him suspect that there were poachers in the area. I contacted the EKZN honorary officers and called Hillcrest SAPS who dispatched a van to the area. We received feedback that the

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  • 30 year-old female having a seizure
    30 year-old female having a seizure0

    At around midnight I received a call from the security manager at a local Gated Estate saying that one of their residents, a +/-30 year-old female, was having a seizure. The security were on their way to the scene so no further info was available on the patient at that point.I immediately created a case

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  • Mini with a red roof involved in a house robbery in West Riding area.
    Mini with a red roof involved in a house robbery in West Riding area.0

    We received a report from on that a dark green Mini with a red roof was involved in a house robbery in the West Riding area. The Mini had previously been involved in several other incidents including an armed robbery at a supermarket. Unfortunately no one at the scene had managed to get the registration

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  • Project Mustard Seed – Recovered Goods
    Project Mustard Seed – Recovered Goods0

    Value of recovered goods +- R 3,914,300.00 22 Our work with SAPS, The Hawks, Crime Intelligence, private partnership resources, and all ERPC Collaboration

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  • Two teenagers missing between Newcastle & Pietermaritzburg
    Two teenagers missing between Newcastle & Pietermaritzburg0

    We received a call from a Warrant Officer from Newcastle SAPS reporting that two teenagers had been driving from Newcastle to Pietermaritzburg and they had not arrived. I opened an IMICS case, and searched on the system for the vehicle they had been driving but there were no results so I published a local alert

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  • Petro – Testimonial
    Petro – Testimonial0

    I would like to express my gratitude to #SACAN. for the professional assistance they gave me when I was in tremendous dire straits. My husband was in hospital when the accident occurred. If I wasn’t for members of SACAN I wouldn’t be able to talk about my ordeal. I was absolutely on my own and I couldn’t

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  • 215 Poaching Arrests
    215 Poaching Arrests0

    PROJECT MUSTARD SEED UPDATE: Murder, Rape, Rhino Poaching and Road Accident Deaths are the most significant challenges we face on a day-to-day basis. What we know for sure is that when standing on the scales of success or failure, asking ourselves: “Are we winning or losing?”, it feels like to those on the outside that

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  • Theft of electronic devices
    Theft of electronic devices0

    One of the most common crimes in our country is cellphones theft and other electronic devices. Whether the suspects catch you at an intersection forcing you to hand over your cellphone or whether you are in a busy shopping centre and they ‘accidentally’ bump into you in order to pickpocket you. We recently received a

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  • Project Mustard Seed Results – Vehicles Recovered
    Project Mustard Seed Results – Vehicles Recovered0

    Vehicles Recovered (SNIPR Cameras) to the value of +- R 8,800,000.00 Our work with SAPS, The Hawks, Crime Intelligence, private partnership resources, and all ERPC Collaboration “Together SA CAN”. #TrackBox #SACAN #Project_Mustard_Seed #Recovered_Vehicles http://bpd.trackbox.world/…/project-mustard-seed-january-2…/

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  • January to April 2019 feedback to the country
    January to April 2019 feedback to the country0

    Hey South Africa, I trust you are all well and loving each moment in developing our country as much as I am. While extremely tough for both citizens and leaders, I listened to a bunch of people talking about how bad things are, but what was different about this conversation was the reference to leaders

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  • Disorder between N3 Van Reenen Pass and at the Tugela Toll Plaza.
    Disorder between N3 Van Reenen Pass and at the Tugela Toll Plaza.0

    Some time back we received  reports of protest action and public disorder being held between N3 Van Reenen Pass and at the Tugela Toll Plaza. At the time, it was unknown what the extent of the damage caused was or the reason behind the protest that left the entire Roadway was closed for motorist. We

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  • +/-50 year male, who was having a heart attack
    +/-50 year male, who was having a heart attack0

    In the early hours we received a TrackMe activation from a member, who. advised me he had just received a call from a neighbor, +/-50year male, who was having a heart attack. He advised that he was en-route to the premises, and needed an Ambulance urgently and members on scene had begun with CPR. I

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  • Project Mustard Seed Results – Guns Recovered
    Project Mustard Seed Results – Guns Recovered0

    Hand Guns Recovered : 44 Rifles : 11 | R4s : 1 | R5s : 5 | AK-47 : 1 Our work with SAPS, The Hawks, Crime Intelligence, private partnership resources, and all ERPC Collaboration “Together SA CAN”. #TrackBox #SACAN #Project_Mustard_Seed #Recovered_Guns http://bpd.trackbox.world/…/project-mustard-seed-january-2…/

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  • Head on collision on the M4
    Head on collision on the M40

    That one call that every family dreads the most! Receiving a call from Emergency Services or the Hospital to advise you that your loved one has been in a car accident or has passed on. I received an activation stating that there had been a head on collision on the M4 just before the Umdloti

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  • Urgently ambulance for grandmother of 84
    Urgently ambulance for grandmother of 840

    Being an emergency dispatcher, we are surrounded by stories. Some are incredible. Some are touching and heartfelt and some that strike home or that will hold onto your heart/mind. As a dispatcher we are here to put ourselves in the shoes of a caller reporting an emergency or even just an anonymous tip. First and

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  • Dealing with loss of a loved one
    Dealing with loss of a loved one0

    One of the most difficult things to deal with is the loss of a loved one. They say that in time the pain goes away, however my experience of this is not so. n time you may come to terms with it, but in your heart there is still the sadness and the feeling that

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  • Trackbox app and its features that are available to those who are part of a local CPF
    Trackbox app and its features that are available to those who are part of a local CPF0

    One of the most important things for the community is the trackbox app and its features that are available to those who are part of a local CPF and come together to help neighborhoods fight against crime and keep the areas safe.   Features on our app help these members reach out to us in

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  • Together SA CAN NPO Finances
    Together SA CAN NPO Finances0

    Meeting Held at SA CAN HQ – 2019-05-17 BPD SA CAN NPO Finances: 1. Workmen’s Compensation for all SA CAN employees – accounts department to investigate 2. VCAT NPO Air Support Service – ledger accounts opened and payments allocated. 3. VCAT Motor Vehicle expenses – ledger accounts reviewed. Accounts to go through and allocate fuel,

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  • The “TrackMe” feature
    The “TrackMe” feature0

    Trackbox has many features and functions to keep families and communities safe. Each day we wake up we may have a plan of what we are doing that day but we never know what may happen along the way. One of our more popular features is the “TrackMe” feature. Whether it’s just for a morning

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  • Lock yourself up and quickly call for assistance
    Lock yourself up and quickly call for assistance0

    The most important thing in the emergency service industry is the chain reaction to your reaction, it is key to have a quick response to any situation thrown your direction. One of the worst feelings must be one in which you are disturbed from your sleep by your barking dogs, alerting you that something is

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  • KZN FARM MURDERS
    KZN FARM MURDERS0

    50% REDUCTION – COLLECTIVE GOAL REMINDER: A united model has been well established from 2010 by our KZN South African teamwork effort from rural, township and urban residents as well as the ERPC collaboration Network Members.  Our push-back year is continuing to unfold with the ongoing infusion of all technologies, corporate partnerships and thousands of

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  • Protests get way out of control
    Protests get way out of control0

    All over the country we see news and social media posts about protesting happening for all sorts of reasons such a fuel cost, transport costs and wanted increases on salaries ect. Sometimes the extent of these protests get way out of control and land up being safety hazards and some end up being violent. Law

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  • Child goes missing
    Child goes missing0

    One of the most terrifying things as a parent is to have one of your children go missing whether the child is a minor or of legal age. The distress as a parent when expecting your child to come home or not to find them where you left them is one of the worst feelings

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  • Shooting in the Lidgetton West area
    Shooting in the Lidgetton West area0

    A message came through at around 07:30 that there had been a shooting in the Lidgetton West area in the early hours of the morning and that there was noone on scene as yet. Due to the victim or members on scene not being AAA Response members I initially struggled to get a location and

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  • Collapsed – Suffering from dehydration
    Collapsed – Suffering from dehydration0

    Medical – Collapsed – Conscious We received a call from a care center estate in Winston Park requesting an ambulance to transport one of our elderly members who was suffering with dehydration and her condition was deteriorating rapidly. The elderly member was being cared for by the Nurses at the Care Centre while awaiting the

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  • Missing Pet – Dog
    Missing Pet – Dog0

    We received a message of a missing white and brown Jack Russell puppy called Rocky. He had a blue collar and was microchipped and had run away from home the previous night. Rocky had been with the family for only a day and family, and especially their little boy was so upset at the thought

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  • Criminals don’t rest
    Criminals don’t rest0

    Regardless of the time of year, criminals don’t rest. There have been multiple cases of theft of motor vehicles, attempted burglaries, petty theft and other forms of crime. Please ensure that you are aware of your surroundings at all times and that you are taking the precautions necessary to keep both yourself and your belongings

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  • Emergency call with a happy ending
    Emergency call with a happy ending0

    What was supposedly going to be a typical quiet night shift, turned into an emergency call @ 3 am, that would save the life of an 83 year old woman who had collapsed due to low blood pressure. Netcare had been called and dispatched and a description taken down to hand over to them. I

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  • Bumped off the road by a truck
    Bumped off the road by a truck0

    In the Emergency response center there are certain calls that are regular calls from day to day, they may be the same category but every case is different in its own way with a story of what happened to separate it from the others. Our roads are not the safest to travel on, we as

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  • Poaching dogs Spotted
    Poaching dogs Spotted0

    Today I received a call to say that poaching dogs have been spotted in a nature reserve. The handlers however were nowhere to be seen, either hiding or had ran away when hearing that the EKZN Honorary Officers were in the area. Unfortunately for the Honorary officers, the visibility was not clear and it was

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  • Daughter had rolled her car and was flung out
    Daughter had rolled her car and was flung out0

    Traffic Accident – Motor Vehicle Accident We received a call from a scared and concerned father that has just heard that his daughter had rolled her car and was flung out her vehicle on the R74 towards Muden, unknown at this stage what had caused this accident. With VCAT-7 and the NetCare 5 Helicopter on

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  • We strive to be the best and most reliable emergency response centre out there
    We strive to be the best and most reliable emergency response centre out there0

    After a long and quiet night shift, it is time to rest and recuperate the body and mind knowing that everybody is safe without any serious reports. As shifts change, both going off and coming on duty, there is one thing that we know for sure and this is that we do everything we can

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  • Maintain a Safe Following Distance
    Maintain a Safe Following Distance0

    It cannot be stressed enough to be vigilant on the road and to maintain a safe following distance. Many will say that it will never happen to them but always remember that you cannot predict your fate and what will happen whilst on the road, everything is unpredictable. It hits hard when it’s one of

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  • APPEAL ON KIDNAPPING INVESTIGATION
    APPEAL ON KIDNAPPING INVESTIGATION0

    6 JUNE 2019 KWAZULU-NATAL – It has come to the attention of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation that there are various incorrect media reports doing the rounds pertaining to the alleged kidnapping of Sandra Moonsamy that took place on 30 May 2019 in Pinetown, Durban. This office want to place it on record that untrue

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  • Frogs and noise complaints.
    Frogs and noise complaints.0

    So as we all know, frogs are a noisy bunch. They have the power to drive us crazy and cause sleep deprivation for some, but did you know that they have many benefits as well? Here are just a few reasons why we should appreciate the noisy buggers a little bit more. *They act as

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  • MY JOURNEY TO THE MOUNTAIN
    MY JOURNEY TO THE MOUNTAIN0

    HELEN GROSVENOR CONTACT NUMBER REQUEST Team, can you help me? I have a book called “My Journey to the Mountain” for delivery to a retired veteran, Col. Jack Haskins, KZN Search and Rescue. I am looking for a cell number.  We have worked on so many cases together and have come full circle into the

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  • House Breakin in Progress
    House Breakin in Progress0

    TheTrackbox/SACAN control room received a call some time back from a member reporting a house breakin in progress, two males that had used a ladder to climb to the top floor window and have bent the burglar bars open to try and gain entry. We made contact with kloof SAPS and @Enforce Security who then

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  • HAPPY FATHERS’ DAY!
    HAPPY FATHERS’ DAY!1

    Being a father is the best thing ever, and because of you, the nationwide SA CAN family, I am blessed with an incredible immediate family and an equally out of this world policing family! Tons and tons of happy Father’s Day wishes to all the fathers out there. In bonds of friendship and policing partnership,

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  • Student Fainted and Unconscious
    Student Fainted and Unconscious0

    I received a call from a teacher at a local Secondary School. One of his students, a 16 year old female, had fainted and was still unconscious and struggling to breathe. I sent a request to @Netcare911 for assistance. An ambulance was dispatched to assist. The student’s parents had already been informed by the school.

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  • The help you need in that moment of time
    The help you need in that moment of time0

    At Trackbox, we strive to be the best, providing A Grade services to all our members. As dispatchers, we go through the task of self studying to attain A Grade Certification according to PSIRA registration. We push ourselves to be the best we can to assist our members, we push ourselves to be the fastest

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  • Hit on the head by a cricket ball
    Hit on the head by a cricket ball0

    We received a call from a teacher at a local High School requesting an ambulance to assist one of their students who had been hit on the head by a cricket ball. The patient was conscious but confused. I immediately requested assistance from  @Netcare911. He was on scene within seven minutes and the patient was

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  • Attempted Housebreaking
    Attempted Housebreaking0

    Received a report of an attempted house-breaking at Bradford Place in Pinetown. Suspects were spotted by a neighbour who wasted no time and immediately notified the SA CAN ERPC. Its saddens me to say that the perpetrators managed to get away, but fortunately they did not manage to take anything or hurt the innocent souls

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  • KIDNAPPING
    KIDNAPPING0

    When coming onto shift you never know what kind of cases will come your way Cases may vary from accidental activation to far more serious matters. On a day shift we had received information from one of the Captains we work with, that there has been a kidnapping of an adult. On receiving the information,

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  • ALLERGIC REACTION
    ALLERGIC REACTION0

    An Interesting fact to know is that when your body experiences an allergic reaction, it is your immune systems ways of fighting substances and can include symptoms such as itching, rash and trouble breathing.  It is also interesting to note that sometimes allergies do not occur the first time you come into contact with it,

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  • 2nd KZN Farm Murder 2019
    2nd KZN Farm Murder 20190

    LUAN PRESTON (31)KZN – Oslo Beach On the morning of Saturday 15th June 2019 the body of a farm manager was discovered in his house in Oslo Beach (Port Shepstone). The victim lived alone. It would appear that the suspect/s gained access to the home through a door which was left unlocked. It also appears

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  • BIPOLAR MOOD DISORDER
    BIPOLAR MOOD DISORDER0

    On one of my night shifts I received a call from one of our fellow dispatchers reporting that a friend of their family had gone missing. She had resigned from her job with immediate affect and had not been seen since. As well as having gone through a very toxic relationship with a bad break

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  • Vehicle using false plates we had been looking for
    Vehicle using false plates we had been looking for0

    We received an activation on the @SNIPR cameras for a silver Toyota Verso. I immediately recognized the vehicle as one that we had been looking for that had been using false plates. I called a member of the @Pinetown CPF and he sent local security and patrollers in search of the vehicle. After a while it

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  • Teamwork is everything!
    Teamwork is everything!0

    Well done to the SAPS, Crime Intelligence, The Hawks, Victim Support Services, National Prosecuting Authority and all specialised divisions involved in this case. Most of all, thank you to all the victims and the families for their trust in coming forward and going the distance in this case to bring justice and to ensure that

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  • Mountain Bike Accident
    Mountain Bike Accident0

    We received a call from a member requesting medical assistance for a man who fell off his mountain bike. When I phoned @Netcare911 and they were already mobile.  On arrival they treated the patient as he had suffered head injuries and they requested we circulate with members of the area to assist in identifying the

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  • Baby deceased after birth
    Baby deceased after birth0

    We received a call from a member with the terrible news that a woman had given birth and that the baby was deceased. I phoned @Netcare and Hillcrest SAPS and to attend the scene..  On arrival they treated the patient who was heavily bleeding and then transported her to a nearby hospital. Our deepest condolences

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  • Attempted Transformer Theft
    Attempted Transformer Theft0

    Received a call from member reporting an attempted transformer theft in the Grootvley area. The member had fired warning shots which scared the suspects away and they had fled the scene empty handed. We called SAPS Perdekop to inform them about the situation and they were willing to assist with patrolling the area during the

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  • SNIPR cameras come to our aid everyday helping us to fight crime and recover hijacked vehicles
    SNIPR cameras come to our aid everyday helping us to fight crime and recover hijacked vehicles0

    As the crime in our country keeps increasing, we are faced with the daily reality of potentially being a victim of crime. Vehicle related crimes are one of the highest crime rates, given that we are faced with multiple hijackings each and everyday. The SNIPR cameras come to our aid everyday helping us to fight

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  • Update: Day 1, December 12th, 2018
    Update: Day 1, December 12th, 20180

    •  All National ERPC Dispatchers embraced into Dispatcher Files, with personal bridge-building and direct communications to our members and the entire country.

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  • Update: Day 79, March 1st, 2019
    Update: Day 79, March 1st, 20190

    Andre von Below (SA45), Content Manager appointed.

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  • Update: Day 168, May 29th, 2019
    Update: Day 168, May 29th, 20190

    Brian’s Passionate Desk – Upgrades and design work by Lynette Lombaard (Creative & Communications Manager). A personal “Thank you so very much” for our friendship, shared passion, dreams and for bringing to life all the work that we do together along with the development team for South Africa, whom we all jointly serve and are

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  • Update: Day 169, May 30th, 2019
    Update: Day 169, May 30th, 20190

    •  Meeting held with RO General Bala Naidoo and Brigadier Jay Naicker, SAPS KZN Communications. •  We all agree that our teamwork approach in communications is critical to productivity, building the global network, managing facts, information flow, dispelling propaganda and ensuring that the public are kept well informed, helping to provide solutions and valuable information,

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  • Update: Day 182, June 12th, 2019
    Update: Day 182, June 12th, 20190

    •  Share Buttons Telegram, WhatsApp, Twitter, Facebook.  •  Thumbs Up or Thumbs Down •  Update BPD header with new logo. •  Contact Us – add Brian’s new logo and cell.

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  • Update: Day 183, June 13th, 2019
    Update: Day 183, June 13th, 20190

    •  BPD Web – Integrate BPD Web to Telegram enabling automatic posting of communications to Telegram users for “Get the News First” @BriansPD Channel •  Telegram: www.t.me/BriansPD •  BPD Web: www.BPD.TrackBox.World •  Twitter Account Updated – header in development •  www.twitter.com/brianspd   •  Facebook Account Updated – header in development •  www.facebook.com/BRIANS.PASSIONATE.DESK •  User Comments

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  • Tuck-shop owner robbed and stabbed
    Tuck-shop owner robbed and stabbed0

    During the day I received a call from a member who owns a small tuck-shop, run from his premises. He called us in need of help as three armed men had pulled up and robbed him using their vehicle as a getaway car.  We dispatched the relevant authorities and medical teams and then loaded the

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  • Young lady collapsed in Shopping Centre
    Young lady collapsed in Shopping Centre0

    When you are aware of medical problems and allergies etc, it is best to try and wear items such as a medical alert bracelet, which makes it easier for emergency services to identify and treat you properly. You can also load your medical information onto your MyVault profile so that our control room can convey

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  • HEART ATTACK – EMERGENCY RESPONSE PROCEDURE
    HEART ATTACK – EMERGENCY RESPONSE PROCEDURE0

    I received a call from member stating that her husband had possibly had a heart attack. At the time of the call his skin was blue and he was non responsive. I contacted the Advanced Life Support division and @Netcare was dispatched. I then called the member back to let her know that an ambulance

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  • Lack of Communication – an Apology
    Lack of Communication – an Apology0

    Hi South Africa, my family, my heart… I can honestly say I sure have missed writing to you all and there is no valid reason not to keep you well informed. We have not spoken for a long while and I made at SA CAN over the past six months. So many members, community leaders,

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  • A stroke happens when…
    A stroke happens when…0

    Signs and symptoms are one of the most important factors that one must be aware of, whether you suffer from a medical condition or not. A stroke happens when blood vessels in the brain are either blocked or burst, resulting in numbness in the face, arm or leg, usually on one side. Symptoms are: confusion

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  • Lack of Communication – an Apology
    Lack of Communication – an Apology0
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  • Emergency Drills
    Emergency Drills0

    In order to ensure that our staff are on the ball and utilise appropriate skills and knowledge in emergency situations, @Together SA CAN (NPO) and other partner companies regularly participate in mock emergency drills. This is also for the benefit of our contributing members who are company-based, to ensure that such operations and procedures are

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  • Hijacked in the street
    Hijacked in the street0

    Received a call from a member that a couple had knocked at his door saying they had just been hijacked in the street.  My partner immediately called Norkem Park SAPS while I reached out to Afriforum and got the vehicle information to search on the @SNIPR database to see if the vehicle had driven past

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  • Vehicle damaged after attempted theft
    Vehicle damaged after attempted theft0

    Just as we arrived on night shift a TrackBox AAA Response member called in to advise that someone had tried to steal their vehicle, damaging it in the process, therefore requiring that it be towed. She was with her son-in-law at a local High School..  All the necessary details were taken and a local towing

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  • MISSING ADULT
    MISSING ADULT0

    2019/07/15 IMICS: 1057/07/2019 11:19 MISSING PERSONS KZN – Port Shepstone Hendrik Christoffel Van Der Merwe went missing on the 1st July in Port Shepstone. Hendrik is a 60 year-old male, short build, brown eyes, grey/brown hair and a thin grey moustache. He was driving a green Fiat Uno, reg. NPS86251. He was wearing a brown

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  • Assistance required with Domestic Violence
    Assistance required with Domestic Violence0

    We often receive calls during the evenings from members requesting assistance regarding domestic violence. Domestic violence is not limited to physical abuse but can occur verbally as well. These cases take place in the workplace, home, school and social environments. Domestic Violence is defined as ‘abusive behavior from an individual where he/she tries to gain

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  • Pay attention to the little things
    Pay attention to the little things0

    Something I would like to share with our members is an incident that turned out to be a horrible situation for myself in a time of need. As a parent there come times in life where you need to spend money on important things, and time goes by so quickly sometimes you forget to save

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  • The first aider – Trained hero for our country!
    The first aider – Trained hero for our country!0

    15/07/2019IMICS Case# 1060Cliff – Tractor Roll (Melmoth) – nearest response: 60 minutes. “The hardest part about human performance and perfection is recognising that it is only achieved by teamwork.” (Brian Jones) The TrackBox Technologies ERPC (Emergency Response and Prevention Centres)  received a AAA-Response activation from one of our Corporate Client members to report a tractor

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  • Three Arrested in Major Drug Bust Of R1 834 879-00.
    Three Arrested in Major Drug Bust Of R1 834 879-00.0

    OFFICE OF THE PROVINCIAL COMMISSIONER : KWAZULU-NATAL 18 JULY 2019 THREE ARRESTED IN MAJOR DRUG BUST DURBAN- A joint operation by various law enforcement agencies led to the arrest of three drug dealers in the early hours of this morning at Phoenix. An intelligence driven operation was conducted by members of the South African Police

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  • 50 years ago I went on an Adventure!
    50 years ago I went on an Adventure!0

    I think those are the most beautiful words I have heard in a long time when reflecting on success. It shows that when a few great men come together for a cause, supported by others, history can be changed in the blink of an eye. But it takes years to prepare for greatness. It must

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  • Nearly Abducted
    Nearly Abducted0

    In the control room information is key to us as it is our starting point to get everything on the go .In an emergency, it is very difficult to pay attention to detail, but this is one of the most important keys to our success in helping you.  If you have been robbed, nearly abducted

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  • Man Run over in Kensington
    Man Run over in Kensington0

    A member phoned in recently in quite a distressed state regarding a Bravo male that was run over in the heart of Kensington, Johannesburg. This injuries were bad, but the member heroically stood by the patient and cared for him as he phoned the control room for assistance..  This was worthwhile to report as it

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  • Politics has no place in combating crime
    Politics has no place in combating crime0

    Minutes of our Country – Media Watch – 23.07.2019 Family, never forget that perception is truth! Media are the minute takers, translators and scribes. In all my public meetings I ask the media to please scribe accurately and ask loads of questions to clarify anything I have said because their pens can be nuclear bombs

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  • Safety tips to Keep in Mind when Driving Around
    Safety tips to Keep in Mind when Driving Around0

    I received a call from a TrackBox member who had arrived home after dark and noticed someone running from her garage. Using the AAA Response app, she then activated a panic for assistance. After getting her details, I asked her to drive out of her driveway and around the block to make sure no-one was

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  • Accident in the Plantation near Melmoth
    Accident in the Plantation near Melmoth0

    At around 12:00 midday I had received a call from one of our corporate clients that there had been an accident in the plantation near Melmoth. No details of the incident were available so I called @Netcare 911 and put them on standby while I awaited further information. The information was then received that there

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  • Cold Case
    Cold Case0

    No cold case is cold unless we forget…– Brian Jones

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  • SAPS – Killed in Shootout
    SAPS – Killed in Shootout0

    Minutes of our Country – Media Watch – 26.07.2019 HEADLINES SAPS – Killed in Shootout A house robbery in progress was reported in Weenen. A shootout ensued with police, killing one suspect, wounding another. Rogue Police OfficersThree policemen, and a policewoman stationed at Inanda SAPS, plus one accomplice, have been arrested for kidnapping and assault.

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  • Winning is a Team Effort
    Winning is a Team Effort0

    I think one of the hardest decisions for a person and a team to make is knowing you have to leave your friends, partners, and those who have gone the distance on the journey with the highs and lows at base camp whilst you go on to summit. Of course, winning is a team effort

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  • Jesse Clegg performs heartfelt song at his father’s memorial
    Jesse Clegg performs heartfelt song at his father’s memorial0

    Minutes of our Country – Media Watch – 27.07.2019WEEKEND HEADLINES Jesse Clegg performs heartfelt song at his father’s memorial Jesse Clegg, an accomplished musician himself, said that despite his father’s worldwide success and stature in society, his family was dearest to him. Johnny believed the greatest gift a father could give his son is a

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  • Those who Randomly put Themselves Out There…
    Those who Randomly put Themselves Out There…0

    I believe those who randomly put themselves out there by always being on standby to help any other human being are the true heroes of our country. And that, my friends, should be each and every one of you reading this. – Brian Jones #TrackBox #SACAN #BriansPassionateDeskwww.TrackBox.World

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  • Motor vehicle accident
    Motor vehicle accident0

    A panic activation was received by a TrackBox member just after 9 p.m. On calling the member I learned that he and his family had been involved in an accident with another vehicle. The member was in a state of panic as there were several people who had been seriously injured.  I pinpointed his exact

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  • Johann Rupert and so-called “white monopoly capital”
    Johann Rupert and so-called “white monopoly capital”0

    Minutes of our Country – Media Watch – 31.07.2019 Johann Rupert and so-called “white monopoly capital” I just don’t know enough about this and of course all I can read is the daily minutes of our country in the media to understand where we are at in this matter, so here’s what I think: First

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  • ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE
    ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE0

    We as dispatchers here at TrackBox handle a lot of cases, from minor issues like members forgetting their usernames and passwords to major cases such as farm attacks, etc. One thing that we have recently added and become VERY good at with @Monitor Administrators is Roadside Assistance. On the 26th of July we received a

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  • Our Greatest Investors
    Our Greatest Investors0

    The greatest investors and shareholders of our businesses, jobs and careers are our wives, children, clients, members and fellow citizens who totally trust that we are investing their support into the right place. We seek to bring balance and stability, wellness and financial wealth for all. That we are rewarded for our social contributions means

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  • POACHING – But not what you might think…
    POACHING – But not what you might think…0

    Whilst the main focus is on the poaching of rhinos and elephants, there are other categories that go under the radar and are not as commonly known by the public. Poaching covers a broad spectrum and in recent years we have seen an increase in incidences of the poaching of wildlife with dogs, as well

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  • Foiled Cash-In-Transit Heist Suspects Arrested Within Hours
    Foiled Cash-In-Transit Heist Suspects Arrested Within Hours0

    KZN: THE DIRECTORATE FOR PRIORITY CRIME INVESTIGATION Well done to all the role-players involved in this matter. I hope that both the public and criminals see that KZN has an incredible success rate of stopping these priority crimes in their tracks. The Hawks, Crime Intelligence, Air Wing, Operational War Rooms, K9 Unit, Flying Squad, VCAT

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  • A father, a dream, a death.
    A father, a dream, a death.0

    Minutes of our Country – Media Watch – 05.08.2019 I had such a great night shift, doing what is so important to me, that is: checking on the minutes of our country and what our fellow South Africans are up to. But my heart, soul and eyes just broke open wide in sadness as I

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  • THEFT OUT OF MOTOR VEHICLE
    THEFT OUT OF MOTOR VEHICLE0

    In the ERPC we deal with many reports of theft, and of all those calls ‘theft out of motor vehicle’ is one of the most common. On one of my shifts I received a call from a security company stating that someone had parked their car at a petrol station and a lady’s handbag had

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  • Teamwork allows me to achieve top human performance and perfection.
    Teamwork allows me to achieve top human performance and perfection.0

    The hardest part about human performance and perfection is recognising that it is only achieved by teamwork.Teamwork allows me and my friends to achieve top human performance and perfection.– Brian Jones 6

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  • Cell phone hijacking – are you a victim?
    Cell phone hijacking – are you a victim?0

    Cell Phone Banking & Airtime Fraud Minutes of our Country – Must Read Media Watch – 07.08.2019 Cell phone hijacking – are you a victim? Despite the amazing advances of cellular technology, the downside is that criminals can easily hack your number and do a SIM-swap, enabling them to hijack your phone and gain access

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  • Bakkie rolled but ended up on its wheels
    Bakkie rolled but ended up on its wheels0

    Today was a very interesting day for me. I had one @Monitor Administrators case when a member called for assistance as they had been involved in an accident at Lubaleko. Their bakkie had rolled and ended up on its wheels but the resulting damage required that it be towed. I therefore called Brophy’s Towing for

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  • If Safety is a Moving Target
    If Safety is a Moving Target0

    If Safety is a Moving Target… Become the Target– Brian Jones 3

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  • Monitor Roadside Assist
    Monitor Roadside Assist0

    We are proud to be associated with @Monitor Administrators, where dispatchers assist those whose vehicles have broken down, been involved in an accident or need something as simple as a tyre change or jump start. These are situations we were familiar with before @Monitor Administrators was introduced, so adding this additional task as part of

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  • Happy Women’s Day!
    Happy Women’s Day!0

    To all the wonderful women in our lives 5

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  • ATTEMPTED SUICIDE
    ATTEMPTED SUICIDE0

    At around 8 p.m. I received a call from a member stating that his friend who had attempted suicide, was bleeding profusely, and in a very agitated state not allowing anyone to approach him. I immediately informed Netcare 911 and De Deur SAPS to assist the patient. Shortly afterwards the patient calmed down enough, enabling

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  • Could the World be saved with…
    Could the World be saved with…0

    Could the World be saved with more Coffee?– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #BPD_Quotes #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App 6

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  • Life Imprisonment for Murder of Luan Preston (31)
    Life Imprisonment for Murder of Luan Preston (31)0

    OFFICE OF THE PROVINCIAL COMMISSIONER: KWAZULU-NATAL13 AUGUST 2019 LIFE IMPRISONMENT FOR MURDER OF LUAN PRESTON (31) The Pietermaritzburg High Court sentenced Vincent Mziwenkosi Cele (33) to life imprisonment for murder, eight years for burglary and 12 years for robbery. He was accused of attacking a farm manager, Luan Preston, while he was at his home

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  • Difficulty Breathing
    Difficulty Breathing0

    I received a call from a school requesting ambulance assistance for a 12 year-old female student who was having difficulty breathing. I immediately sent a request for assistance to Netcare 911 and obtained what patient information and history I could from the caller.  The child’s parents had already been informed and were making their way

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  • We live in the Future
    We live in the Future0

    We live in the Future to Protect those we Love.– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #BPD_Quotes #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App 3

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  • Murder Suspects Bust With Firearms
    Murder Suspects Bust With Firearms0

    OFFICE OF THE PROVINCIAL COMMISSIONER: KWAZULU-NATAL 16 AUGUST 2019 MURDER SUSPECTS BUST WITH FIREARMS. DURBAN – In the early hours of the morning yesterday, police officers from the National Intervention Unit conducted an intelligence driven operation at KwaMashu Hostel searching for suspects involved in the murder and robbery of security guards last month. The operation

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  • Truck Accident
    Truck Accident0

    An activation was sent through the TrackBox AAA Response app reporting that a truck had lost its load. The truck had lost control and was positioned across the entire road and into the bush with its load of timber fallen off onto the roadway.  Fortunately the driver was uninjured and no other vehicles were involved.

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  • KZN Leaders Meeting (001)
    KZN Leaders Meeting (001)0

    KZN Leaders Meeting 001The Corner Office (Gillitts) 15.08.2019 In line with the ongoing need to address communications and teamwork, a meeting was called for local community leaders to come together and work as a team to achieve positive, tangible results in our communities. A very specific set of topics was addressed: Murders in Review: 2003 to

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  • MAN STABBED
    MAN STABBED0

    Dispatcher Files At 7 a.m. I received an activation from aTrackBox member stating that an African male had been stabbed and robbed. SAPS had been on scene since 6 a.m. but the State ambulance had not yet arrived.  I followed the chain of messages back and finally managed to get hold of the SAPS officer

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  • AfriForum’s Path to Growth
    AfriForum’s Path to Growth0

    AfriForum’s Path to Growth Minutes of our Country – Media Watch – 20.08.2019 As any organisation grows, it must of course occasionally look at restructuring its operations to accommodate its staff complement, subscribing members, infrastructure, IT requirements, marketing strategy, etc. AfriForum is one such organisation and has decided to realign its management structures to meet

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  • Most Victims exist silently in pain
    Most Victims exist silently in pain0

    You can tell how much people love something by how much pain is felt in their cries for help. We all recognise this is no different to when our children cry with no sound and then the wave comes and slams against the shore. You just know it’s bad! So, remember, most victims exist silently

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  • UNWELL PENSIONER
    UNWELL PENSIONER0

    Dispatcher Files I received a call from a TrackBox member who was a resident at one of the retirement homes we work with. She was unable to talk properly and sounded confused. The only information I was able to get from her over the phone was that she didn’t feel well and needed help.  I

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  • Old S.A. Flag – Court Ruling
    Old S.A. Flag – Court Ruling0

    Media Watch – 22.08.2019 Old S.A. Flag – Court Ruling The court judgement on the issue of the old South African flag has now officially been passed.  The old flag was adopted in 1928 after the union of South Africa in 1910 and reflected the flags of the Cape Colony, Transvaal, Orange Free State and

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  • They never stop moving, they never rest…
    They never stop moving, they never rest…0

    If you have ever watched fingers hitting the keys on a piano to create music, you will notice they never stop moving, they never rest. They pause briefly to allow you to look up at the friends and mentors who are with you!– Brian Jones 3

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  • VEHICLE ACCIDENT
    VEHICLE ACCIDENT0

    Dispatcher Files The ERPC received a call regarding a vehicle that had lost control and rolled on a dirt road. The caller did not have any other information at the time. I asked her to try and get a contact number on scene. I then asked Netcare 911 to be on standby pending further information.

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  • Rape and the Law
    Rape and the Law0

    Media Watch – 23.08.2019 The heinous crimes of rape and violence against women are something we, as South Africans, read about almost on a daily basis; so much so that we are invariably numbed due to the sheer number of incidents reported. While our minds attempt to make sense of these figures and somehow understand

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  • E-tolls: the next step… fines.
    E-tolls: the next step… fines.0

    Media Watch – 26.08.2019 E-tolls: the next step… fines. Recent news articles have been highlighting an Act passed into law by AARTO (Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences) which stipulates that ordinary motorists will be fined R250 for every e-toll gantry they pass without paying. Operator class vehicles (trucks) will be fined R500 and have

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  • ATTEMPTED SUICIDE
    ATTEMPTED SUICIDE0

    Suicide is when a person intentionally ends their own life. The reasons may include any of the following:  Depression Bipolar disorder Personality disorder Anxiety  Substance abuse Reasons for suicide range from the stresses of life including depression, financial difficulties, relationship problems or bullying. Approximately 10% of all unnatural deaths in South Africa are due to

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  • KZN: Police Clamp Down On Drugs
    KZN: Police Clamp Down On Drugs0

    77 DRUG DEALERS/POSSESSION ARRESTED 278 ARRESTS FOR VARIOUS CRIMES COMMITTED IN THE PROVINCE In an effort to improve communications I have asked that we please get more notifications of the SAPS successes so that we can get a balanced view of all our hard work in all these matters as a collective. We all want

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  • Of all the dancing I have done…
    Of all the dancing I have done…0

    Of all the dancing I have done, nothing is more fantastic than dancing with my children, see them nodding their heads and moving in a new embrace of natural rhythm, smiling and shouting “More daddy!” You then see and learn that dancing is all about the spirit that rises within, the human connection and bringing

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  • Civilian Arrest
    Civilian Arrest0

    Dispatcher Files During my night shift in the control room I received a call from a TrackBox member who was working late and requested a reg. check for a suspicious vehicle parked on his business premises. The information I received came up ‘positive’ for a stolen/hijacked vehicle. The member managed to keep his presence low

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  • KZN Hawks “lacking capacity” in dealing with corruption
    KZN Hawks “lacking capacity” in dealing with corruption0

    Media Watch – 29.08.2019 KZN Hawks “lacking capacity” in dealing with corruption I recently came across an article that mentioned that the KZN Hawks are “lacking capacity” and I wanted to bring it to your attention because we all know the extremely high volume of cases being dealt with. These serious priority level cases take

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  • A race is not about who wins…
    A race is not about who wins…0

    Don’t be fooled. A race is not about who wins but rather about how many cross the finish line. Ask any event organiser. This is where the hardest race takes place. – Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App 1

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  • Quick tips to avoid vehicle theft or hijacking
    Quick tips to avoid vehicle theft or hijacking0

    Dispatcher Files With the increase of motor vehicle thefts, please be vigilant and ensure that your vehicles are locked properly whilst at shopping malls and open spaces such as beaches, sidewalks, etc… Our team has dealt with hundreds of stolen vehicle cases where some have been recovered and others are still yet to be found. 

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  • War on drugs in Sunnyside (Tshwane)
    War on drugs in Sunnyside (Tshwane)0

    MEDIA WATCH 30.08.2019 DRUG WARS Incidents of violence have erupted in the suburb of Sunnyside after the shooting of a taxi driver on Tuesday afternoon, allegedly by a foreign national. The drivers had confronted the perpetrator for allegedly dealing drugs in the CBD. In retaliation, the angry crowd set alight numerous stores suspected to be

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  • Together SA CAN administrative update: VAT Registration
    Together SA CAN administrative update: VAT Registration0

    Press Release – 30.08.2019 Together SA CAN administrative update: VAT Registration Hi Family, After a very lengthy process, I am very pleased to let you know that SARS has issued VAT# 4820287466 to SA COMMUNITY ACTION NETWORK (SA CAN) NPC/NPO enabling us to invoice for services rendered and recover costs in a NOT FOR PROFIT

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  • Bring Sandra Home: Specialised Victim Support platform launch
    Bring Sandra Home: Specialised Victim Support platform launch0

    Today marks the 94th day since Sandra Moonsamy (45), a mother, wife, and daughter was taken hostage. Over the weeks we have seen an outpouring of support from friends, family, clients, staff, the public, the international community and Government.  A decision was taken under the guidance of the Hawks and National SAPS Investigation Task Team

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  • Carpe Diem!
    Carpe Diem!0

    Dispatcher files We go about each day in our own set routines. It’s what we are comfortable with. It’s familiarity. With being comfortable in your set ways, the need to explore outside the box is non-existent. Why should we?  We are content with what our days hold so why should we change that? So when

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  • Here’s why you are wrong about South Africa:
    Here’s why you are wrong about South Africa:0

    Media Watch How positive are you about South Africa’s future? Going against all the pessimism about the future, Adrian Gore, group chief executive at Discovery, has a different take on things, outlined in his speech delivered to the World Economic Forum on 26 August. He said: “Whenever I make the call for positive leadership in

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  • Feedback: Leaders’ Meetings
    Feedback: Leaders’ Meetings0

    NEWCASTLE – PONGOLA – PRETORIA NEWCASTLETHURSDAY, 22 AUGUST 2019 SAPS Newcastle War Room • All clusters doing well overall.• Focus on family violence. We will be assisting with:Specialised Victim Support – High Priority Crime Platform, for the rape of children, and murder. PONGOLA A joint meeting needs to be held with all role-players. It seems

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  • Real Poetry
    Real Poetry0

    Real poetry is words in action.– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #BPD_Quotes #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App #Poetry 1

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  • Dog stolen with car
    Dog stolen with car0

    Dispatcher Files At around 11:15 a.m. I received a call about a vehicle that had been stolen with the owner’s dog still inside. The owner was very worried that the thieves might harm their beloved pet.  I posted a local alert, loaded the vehicle onto the @SNIPR database and received information that it was being

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  • “I was robbed of my father”.
    “I was robbed of my father”.0

    Thought for the day I watched him go from walking man, to walking stick, to walker, to wheelchair, to death; and at the same time my childhood died. I am self-made and self-taught. Along the way I taught myself bad lessons. Later in life, I was given mentors and I soaked up all the wisdom

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  • BURGLARY: RESIDENTIAL
    BURGLARY: RESIDENTIAL0

    2019/09/05IMICS: 0421/09/201911:30 KZN – Kloof A house robbery occurred in Umvemve Place, Ronaldskloof Ext., Kloof, last night. A white Kia Sportage with reg:  NU15251 was taken, as well as a laptop, TV, and other items. SAPS have been on scene. Should you see the above vehicle please notify SAPS immediately.  In any emergency please call

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  • Car stolen and recovered within an hour
    Car stolen and recovered within an hour0

    Dispatcher Files I received a call from a TrackBox member saying that their car had been stolen. The member was unable to recall which tracking company her car was with. I found a recent image of the vehicle by searching the @SNIPR cameras and loaded the vehicle onto SNIPR and published a local alert.   I

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  • Amy-Leigh kidnapping & MDDR Safety Off
    Amy-Leigh kidnapping & MDDR Safety Off0

    Media Watch Well done to The Hawks, Crime Intelligence, SAPS and VCAT NPO who worked hand-in-glove on this matter. Amy-Leigh’s father cannot express how grateful he is to the country and the teams of Commanders and members from across the country who came together. On another personal note, whilst kidnapping is definitely a concern and

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  • My advice to mothers out there
    My advice to mothers out there0

    Dispatcher Files My name is Nqobile, 28 years of age. I joined TrackBox/SA CAN about a month ago. I’m the mother of two boys living with my granny, auntie, uncle and two cousins. My firstborn is 6 years old and lastborn will turn 4 months in April. It’s always a joy to see him growing

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  • Tons and tons of thank you…
    Tons and tons of thank you…0

    Thought for the Day If you have ever seen the sugar piled high at Durban harbour you will understand my words of “tons and tons of thank you” and “sweetest kindness to you!” Teamwork is the only way to truly change our country, and a country of people can lead the world. – Brian Jones

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  • This illness causes a variety of emotional rollercoasters and physical problems
    This illness causes a variety of emotional rollercoasters and physical problems0

    Dispatcher Files Depression is a common illness in society, often leading to suicide attempts. This is a serious condition that affects the way you think and feel negatively. This illness causes a variety of emotional rollercoasters and physical problems, weight loss or gain, eating disorders, a huge lack of interest and a lack of sleep,

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  • Cries of the past shape the future…
    Cries of the past shape the future…0

    Are we listening to the cries of the past so we can shape the future?– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App 1

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  • SAPS Successes
    SAPS Successes0

    Media Watch Violent crimes In the wake of a recent upsurge in violence against women and children, the South African Police Services have been hard at work bringing criminals to justice. Nine life sentences have been handed down to those who committed violent crimes against women and children, KZN police said this week. The sentences

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  • Hit by a Car
    Hit by a Car0

    Dispatcher Files It was early morning and a TrackBox member called in about a pedestrian who was hit by a car. She reported the accident to us because she witnessed it while driving and there was no ambulance or police at the scene.  @Netcare911 was promptly dispatched making sure no time was wasted in sending

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  • STOLEN VEHICLE STOPPED & RECOVERED
    STOLEN VEHICLE STOPPED & RECOVERED0

    Dispatcher Files A wanted Porsche came up on one of the SNIPR™ cameras and I immediately did a reg. check with SAPS and the vehicle was confirmed to be “positive” as a stolen vehicle. I then called the relevant security company for the area and they said they would look for the vehicle.  At 15:30

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  • Crime Statistics Released
    Crime Statistics Released0

    MEDIA WATCH Hi SA CAN Family, We are busy looking at the crime statistics which have been released and are compiling our ‘Murders in Review’ report (covering the last 10 years of KZN murders), from which we will soon be publishing a more in-depth article, looking at where we have come from and where we

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  • A lamb has no words…
    A lamb has no words…0

    A lamb has no words but is always ready to give wool, heart and love.– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App 2

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  • Domestic Dispute
    Domestic Dispute0

    Dispatcher Files I received a panic activation from a TrackBox member and on calling her back she explained that she needed some advice and did not know what to do. She explained that her child’s father had taken the child and she had been unable to get any access to her child for the past

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  • Five things you should never share on social media
    Five things you should never share on social media0

    Media Watch SOCIAL MEDIA Social media is a wonderful thing – we can instantly keep in touch with friends on WhatsApp or Telegram, stream music and videos, update our Facebook or Twitter pages, play games, watch movies, etc… BUT there are dangers lurking in the background, and depending on how careless our online habits are,

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  • To be a leader in the world
    To be a leader in the world0

    To be a leader in the world you first need to lead yourself and your family; the rest follows as bricks of people build on the foundation of you. This brings meaning to the statement “I stand on your shoulders.” How amazing is that! Because friends and communities lift you up. We should all lift

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  • Going Beyond The Call Of Duty
    Going Beyond The Call Of Duty0

    MEDIA WATCH Teacher, policeman – a true local heroFabio Pitt Firm Salute. Warrant Officer Pitt, it is such a privilege to work with you and your network, and we stand in awe of your leadership, success, and totally living in the future in order to see significant change now.  As a police reservist, WO Pitt

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  • MISSING PERSON
    MISSING PERSON0

    Dispatcher Files A missing person, is a person who has left without informing family and whose status cannot be confirmed as their location and fate are not known. A person may go missing through a voluntary disappearance or due to an accident, crime, or even death in a remote location where they cannot be found. 

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  • Couple stabbed in their sleep… pregnant mother dies
    Couple stabbed in their sleep… pregnant mother dies0

    MEDIA WATCH In the early hours of Tuesday morning, 17 September, at the Hluleka nature reserve on the KZN Wild Coast, a couple was attacked by knife-wielding suspects. “Matthew said he woke up to being stabbed in the stomach and Karen screaming next to him”. Pregnant mother, Karen Turner, was fatally wounded while her husband

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  • Poaching is one of the most common case types we deal with over weekends.
    Poaching is one of the most common case types we deal with over weekends.0

    Dispatcher Files Poaching is one of the most common case types we deal with over weekends. This past weekend I logged four cases.  I received a call from a TrackBox member reporting handlers with ±20 dogs not far from where they live. While I was busy attending to this case, another member called in reporting

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  • Copy me all you like; I am worth copying.
    Copy me all you like; I am worth copying.0

    Thought for the Day! Copy me all you like; I am worth copying. But imagine if you found yourself instead, and we worked together by combining our gifts, skills and passions. Let’s build our nation rather than going in circles. – Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App 1

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  • Don’t wait until the next day…
    Don’t wait until the next day…0

    Dispatcher Files On night shifts we often get panic activations from members who have intruders in the early hours of the morning. Some of these intruders are caught by security response officers, CPF members or local SAPS, while others manage to get away.  Some residents are more fortunate in incidents where there has been nothing

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  • There is no better life than living one of looking in the mirror…
    There is no better life than living one of looking in the mirror…0

    Thought for the Day There is no better life than living one of looking in the mirror and seeing your greatest competition, and seeing the uniform that you wear on your heart and soul to serve a nation. – Brian Jones 3

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  • Bank strike averted; Corrupt cops arrested; Heritage Day…
    Bank strike averted; Corrupt cops arrested; Heritage Day…0

    THE BAD NEWS Police involvement in the central Pretoria drug trade. Following allegations of police officers’ involvement in the thriving drug trade in the Pretoria CBD, Gauteng management of the SAPS on Wednesday said there were ongoing arrests and dismissals of corrupt officers from law enforcement agencies. “The allegation of police involvement in drug-related and

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  • Potential Kidnapping
    Potential Kidnapping0

    Dispatcher Files Today two people were potentially kidnapped out of their vehicle and were unable to be located. After collecting cell phone numbers of numerous people of interest, we set out to find the victims. Using the quick and highly effective tracking technology in our control room we were able to locate the two members

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  • KZN – 39 Suspects Arrested For Drug Related Charges
    KZN – 39 Suspects Arrested For Drug Related Charges0

    Thank you to all those involved in the ongoing operations and for the updates in successes. We are all working hard at improving communications to all role-players and structures. – Brian Jones OFFICE OF THE PROVINCIAL COMMISSIONER : KWAZULU-NATAL27 SEPTEMBER 2019 39 SUSPECTS ARRESTED FOR DRUG RELATED CHARGES DURBAN – KwaZulu-Natal police are still rooting

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  • Update: Day 287, September 25th, 2019
    Update: Day 287, September 25th, 20190

    Heading, introduction text, article layout, user navigation, readability and automatic Telegram, Twitter posting updated. 4

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  • Amy’Leigh de Jager Kidnapping, Suspect #4 has made his first court appearance
    Amy’Leigh de Jager Kidnapping, Suspect #4 has made his first court appearance0

    On Monday 23 September, members of the family violence, child protection and sexual offences (FCS) unit that is tasked with the investigation, arrested a 24-year-old-man today in Muvhango, an area just outside Vanderbijlpark. Molemohi Bafokeng (24) made his first appearance in the Vanderbijlpark Magistrate Court on charges of kidnapping and extortion on 25 September 2019.

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  • Afraid that he would not make it through the night…
    Afraid that he would not make it through the night…0

    Dispatcher files On my evening shift I received a call on our TrackBox ERPC duty phone from a young lady asking for us to call an ambulance for her brother. She sounded worried and panicky but after I calmly asked her what had happened she was able to tell me that her brother was experiencing

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  • God shares his most special creations with us
    God shares his most special creations with us0

    Thought for the Day! Sometimes, God shares his most special creations with us only for a short time; sometimes in a moment, a chapter, or a book. Yet it always feels too short!– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App

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  • Luan Preston Murder: SVS Update
    Luan Preston Murder: SVS Update0

    See the finalised case timeline for the facts Luan Preston (31) was overpowered, strangled and stabbed to death. A ligature was used for strangulation, but why? How did this happen? See the finalised case timeline for the facts. To the family, friends, community, and South Africa: our heart and soul condolences. Thank you to SAPS,

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  • Domestic violence against women
    Domestic violence against women0

    Dispatcher Files Often in the ERPC (control room) we receive calls from members about domestic violence.. Although there are cases of general domestic violence reported, the majority of calls reported to us involve violence against women. I remember seeing a video posted recently by a young woman; it had gone viral, but was something I

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  • Greatest treasure of any land.
    Greatest treasure of any land.0

    Thought for the Day! The greatest treasure of any land is the memories it creates in the sands of time as you build together on it.– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App

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  • EPILEPSY
    EPILEPSY0

    Dispatcher Files Here are a few facts about #epilepsy. Many people are not sure what to do when someone has an epileptic seizure. It is scary to witness for the first time.  If someone is having a epileptic seizure, try to remember the following: Stay calm.  Once a seizure has taken place, the patient will

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  • Create opportunities for others
    Create opportunities for others0

    Thought for the day! Always create opportunities for others. In doing this you will become many things – far more than you yourself could ever achieve.– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App

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  • Project Mustard Seed – 30,000 Prison Beds?
    Project Mustard Seed – 30,000 Prison Beds?0

    When I saw these minutes of the country I was absolutely shattered on so many levels. However, in no way does this take away from the core facts that we as a country need to build more facilities to ensure that justice is served, victims’ families heal, and offenders take responsibility for their actions. Those

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  • Ballito Man Arrested For Cache of Heroin
    Ballito Man Arrested For Cache of Heroin0

    06 OCTOBER 2019 BALLITO MAN ARRESTED FOR CACHE OF HEROIN KWAZULU-NATAL – A 37 year old man has been arrested after heroin worth an estimated R4m was seized in his lush Ballito residence, just outside Durban. The drug haul was seized on Friday during an intelligence driven operation led by the Hawks’ Narcotics Enforcement Bureau

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  • What does it take to be a TrackBox dispatcher?
    What does it take to be a TrackBox dispatcher?0

    Dispatcher Files Day-to-day routines do not exist as a TrackBox dispatcher. Each day there is always something different to deal with. Whether it be someone’s life that depends on the response that you provide or whether it be a poaching incident or even just general assistance for members in need.  Each day is unique. To

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  • Wanted Rhino Poachers Arrested
    Wanted Rhino Poachers Arrested0

    OFFICE OF THE PROVINCIAL COMMISSIONER : KWAZULU-NATAL5 OCTOBER 2019WANTED RHINO POACHERS ARRESTED   DURBAN – Five wanted rhino poachers have been arrested during a joint operation by various police units in the province. The arrested suspects aged between 29 and 52 appeared in the Ngwelezane Magistrate’s Court on Friday, 4 October 2019 facing charges for rhino

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  • Testimonial – Ozzy Jacobs
    Testimonial – Ozzy Jacobs0

    Yesterday afternoon, all parents worst nightmare became a reality for me when my son called me and said, “Dad…I’m in the ambulance…we’ve been in an accident.” He was taking his 14 year old brother with him to the barber to get a haircut when another vehicle jumped a red light and smashed into the passenger

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  • Speak to the world softly; get angry for the right reasons…
    Speak to the world softly; get angry for the right reasons…0

    Speak to the world softly; get angry for the right reasons. I never really understood the difference until I lost myself in anger.– Brian Jones TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App 1

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  • Local Alert – FIRE: BUSHVELD
    Local Alert – FIRE: BUSHVELD0

    2019/10/10IMICS: 0825/10/201915:49 FIRE: BUSHVELD GP – Lesedi (Heidelberg) An enormous runaway fire is affecting the Lesedi area on the Heidelberg-Balfour Road. The Fire Department has been dispatched to the scene.  In any emergency please call SAPS 10111 or TrackBox using your TrackBox app. Respond to this message HQERPC and hit the message symbol top right.

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  • High school student having an epileptic fit…
    High school student having an epileptic fit…0

    Dispatcher Files In our control room we receive many medical calls and working closely with @Netcare911 we get exposed to various scenarios. Myself being a trained and qualified paramedic I have never had to deal with a case such as the one we received recently. We received a call from a high school who had

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  • Go the extra mile…even swimming.
    Go the extra mile…even swimming.0

    Dispatcher Files Working in the control room (ERPC) we receive many calls where our members find themselves in unpredictable sticky situations. Sometimes finding help in these situations is difficult due to the circumstances, but as a dedicated team we try our utmost to do whatever we can to assist even if it means going out

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  • Unless we are making one move a day, we are not moving.
    Unless we are making one move a day, we are not moving.0

    Unless we are making one move a day, we are not moving. – Brian Jones Brian Jones (SA7)TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App 1

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  • Awaiting Trial Escapee Re-arrested
    Awaiting Trial Escapee Re-arrested0

    “Well done to all involved. THANK YOU to the Hawks and all agencies who worked around the clock in this matter. We look forward to the update from team members in the National Prosecuting Authority with regard to this case, trusting that justice will be served on the accused.”  Brian Jones (SA7)Brian’s Passionate DeskBrian@BriansPD.Worldhttps://bpd.trackbox.worldhttps://t.me/BriansPD  OFFICE

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  • ADDING A MEMBER
    ADDING A MEMBER0

    Dispatcher Files You can add any person to your app MyVault, however you must first create a profile for them. The easiest way to do this is to call our ERPC on 08616-87225 and request one of our app support staff to load the profile. If you want to create the new profile yourself, simply

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  • Capitalism exercised with a heart and soul captures hearts, memories and joy.
    Capitalism exercised with a heart and soul captures hearts, memories and joy.0

    Capitalism exercised with a heart and soul captures hearts, memories and joy. It drives all involved forward with opportunities, inspiration, dreams, challenging times and many more successes beyond the now. Everyone benefits from this self-sufficiency. – Brian Jones Brian Jones (SA7)TrackBox ERPC National & International08616-TRACK08616-87225https://trackbox.world/#TrackBox #SACAN #Teamwork #DispatcherFiles #TrackBox_Helps #Download_the_App #Capitalism

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