SASOLBURG - Sasolburg has been pointed out as a hijacking hotspot. Recent statistics from the Tracker Vehicle Crime Index indicate that the level of vehicle theft in the Free State is high, with Bloemfontein and Sasolburg pointed out as hotspots. News24 reports that the findings are based on records from its installed vehicle base, which has been in existence for 25 years. It revealed that vehicle theft in the province was at 53% and hijacking at 47%. Statistics reveal that over the past three years hijacking has been on the rise, and it is currently more prevalent than theft.