In South Africa, one of the most violent countries in the world, 500,000 private agents are deployed there, especially in the affluent suburbs of the economic capital.
As night fell in a wealthy area of Johannesburg, three heavily armed guards began patrolling. Earlier, they met and put on uniforms, tested their assault rifles…and prayed.After describing in detail the events of the past twelve hours, in the gym “Military Camp”, The commander asked with a sigh of relief, and a dozen ninjas noticed: “Other questions? So we lowered our heads.” The hat with his hands folded was retracted. Amen.
“I also pray every morning”, Told AFP to forget Ndlovu. “This job is dangerous. You never know if you will go home.” We help others live better lives.”, The 46-year-old team leader joked that he admitted that he was “Better Remuneration” Than the police. Except here, in the affluent suburbs, “People rely on us, not the police”In Bakshis, inefficient and greedy, this Cortac veteran confided that Cortac is an important private security company in this metropolis of 4.5 million inhabitants.Private agent is “There are more patrols at night than police”.
In South Africa, the security sector employs 500,000 field workers—a valuable source of employment in a country with an unemployment rate of over 30%—and only about 150,000 police officers.’S resume “private” : Driver’s license, firearms training, no criminal record.
Pick up two or three people at a time, one of them with the dog handler and his animals. “When we learn that the suspects are hiding after the invasion, drive them away”Ryan, 25, said he would not give his last name. Under the dewy evening lights, the jogger greeted the vehicle, as did the guards in the narrow fort. The compound landscape hidden behind the gate, guard-operated barriers, high walls and barbed wire.
Starting at 5 pm, in this area of Linksfield, the sharp sirens mixed with the barking of dogs. Now is the peak time to protect the private security of every family. Living without them is unthinkable because of the high crime rate. At this time, people return home from the end of the day, forgetting the alarm or triggering the alarm without deliberately, thereby increasing false alarms.