Please report every incident to OH WATCH. Even if a crime was not committed, and you have information about suspicious persons or activity, please let us know. This will allow us to create a comprehensive database of crime in Oranjezicht / Higgovale which is paramount to deploying resources effectively.

House Break-in

Rosmead Avenue - Saturday, at 05:00
Suspects managed to climb over electric fencing and gained access to a house. Two sets of car keys and a laptop was taken.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle

Wandel Street - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Two number plates were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Street Robbery - without a weapon

Cnr of Kloof & Kotze Street - Monday, at 00:20
A couple was walking when two unknown men approached them. While the one man was talking to the wife, the other man knocked the husband to the ground. They stole his wallet with 200 Euros.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Kloofnek Road - Sunday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The left back window of a care was broken and a rain jacket, grey hoody and sunglasses were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 1

Bellevue Street - Sunday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The left front window of a vehicle was broken and a pair of sneakers and cash was stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Rugby Road - Sunday, at 06:55
The window of a vehicle was left slightly open and suspect managed to reach inside and open the door. Two bags were stolen. The incident was captured on camera.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Saturday, between 18:00 and 00:00
A small window of a car was broken. Nothing was taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Street Robbery - without a weapon

Upper Kloof Street - Friday at 18:00
A woman was standing next to 7Eleven when a man came and grabbed her handbag and ran off. Her cell phone and house keys were in the bag.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle 1

Flower Street - Friday, between 06:00 and 18:00
Suspects attempted to break into a vehicle but were noticed by a resident and they ran off.
Not reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Belvedere Avenue - Friday, at 23:50
Suspects broke into a vehicle, but there was nothing for them to steal.
Not reported to SAPS.