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.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Flower Street - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle was broken into and a blanket was stolen from the back seat.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Moray Place - Wednesday, at 13:00
Suspects came over the back wall from the neighbour’s yard. They used a crowbar to break a security gate, then broke a window after they couldn’t break the latch and bolt. The alarm was activated, but ADT couldn’t get access to the back of the property. Suspects escape by breaking the locked garage door. Nothing was stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Bellevue Street - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The left back window of a vehicle was broken, but nothing was taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Union Street - Wednesday, at 04:00
The small back window of a vehicle was broken and two jackets were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 1

Union Street - Friday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The back passenger window of a vehicle was broken and a pair of Nikes and men’s clothing were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Wednesday, between 18:00 and 00:00
The left passenger window of a vehicle was broken and an overnight bag and Sony car radio were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 1

Rosmead Avenue - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The driver’s door of a vehicle was forced open and a car jack was stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Sir George Grey Street - Monday, at 12:30
The window of a vehicle had been smashed and a back pack and water bottle were stolen.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Upper Wandel Street - Saturday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A window of a vehicle was broken. Nothing was taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle

Sir George Grey Street - Sunday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle was found with the car battery stolen.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.