He works in support of and together with the SAPS, as well as all other safety and security authorities.
Mike is passionate about the fight against crime, particularly against women, children, and animals.
While protecting yourself from attacks is important, this morning Martin Bester spoke to Mike Bolhuis about a different kind of attack – one that can hurt your pocket. We all know someone who has been scammed. From the smallest scam to bigger, more dangerous ones.
Mike Bolhuis mentioned the most popular scams and how you can protect yourself from them.
Most common scams:
SAPS impersonators and corrupt police officials
Sexual online portals
SARS returns and extortions
Sick children in need of healthcare
Social media product sale (e.g. car sales on facebook)
Poverty stricken person(s) impersonator
Bank charges and payment email notifications
If you want to learn more about how to spot a potential scam and protect yourself, as well as those around you, listen to Mike Bolhuis as he chats to Martin Bester and gives practical advice.