JOHANNESBURG - Eskom's indefinite implementation of Stage 6 blackouts has created a haven for criminals.
Joburg residents say their security has been compromised and break-ins, hijackings, and smash and grabs have all increased.
Continued darkness has also made it difficult for private security services to operate effectively.
Stage 6 power cuts are currently underway.
eNCA's Bafedile Moerane has more details.