2016 January

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Beulah Terrance - Saturday, between 08:00 and 18:00
A vehicle lock was broken but no access was gained to the vehicle.
Reported to SAPS

Mugging

Kloof Street - Friday, at about 21:30
A suspect threatened the victim with a knife and a cellphone was stolen before the unknown suspect ran away.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Kloof Street - Thursday, between 22:00 and 22:20
A vehicles window was broken and an iPad, Nixon blaster speakers and RayBan sunglasses were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Mugging

Prince Street - Wednesday, at about 17:30
A coloured male ran up to a victim at grabbed a bracelet before running away. No further description was provided by the victim.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft from property

Cnr Buitenkant and Myrtle Street - Wednesday, between 15:00 and 07:30
The front door of a home was forced open but nothing was reported stolen so it is regarded as an attempted theft from property.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Jagersfontein Avenue - Wednesday, at about 03:00
A black male suspect forced open the front door to this home and stole a television. No further description provided.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property 6

St. Frances Court, Sir George Grey Street - Tuesday, between 07:15 and 13:30
The gate and front door of an apartment were forced open and an empty suitcase was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property 4

Culver Court, Culver Street - Tuesday, between 09:00 and 18:40
The gate and front door of an apartment were forced open and a box with R200 cash was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property 3

Culver Court, Culver Street - Tuesday, between 07:45 and 17:30
The gate and front door of an apartment were forced open and a television and a bicycle light were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property 2

Cnr Vriende and Schoonder Street - Tuesday, at an unknown time
The gate and front door of an apartment were forced open and a laptop, hard drive, a carpet, jewelry and speakers were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft from property 3

Gardens Centre, Myrtle Street - Tuesday, between 10:30 and 14:45
The gate and front door to an apartment was forced open but nothing was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft from property 2

Gardens Centre, Myrtle Street - Tuesday, between 10:00 and 12:00
The gate and front door to an apartment was forced open but nothing was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft from property

Gardens Centre, Myrtle Street - Tuesday, between 10:00 and 14:05
The gate and front door to an apartment was forced open but nothing was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Gardens Centre, Myrtle Street - Tuesday, between 06:45 and 16:45
The gate and front door to an apartment was forced open and a laptop was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Kloof Street - Tuesday, between 12:15 and 12:18
It is unknown how entry was gained to a vehicle but a laptop, a leather wallet and money were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft of motor vehicle

Hofmeyer Street - Monday, at about 02:00
A scooter parked on the pavement on Hofmeyr Street was stolen. Two unknown males loaded the scooter onto a Ford Bantam bakkie and drove off.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle - car parts

Culver Street - Monday, between 20:00 and 07:00
A vehicle had two mag wheels stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Berkley Street - At an unknown time between 23 and 31 January
The front door to a home was forced open and a television, a blender, a gym bag, hat and some boots were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle - ARREST

Serpentine Road - Friday, at about 11:00
A suspect broke into a vehicle and stole a backpack. He was chased by the owner of the vehicle and caught in Buitenkant Street where he was arrested. He was also wanted for a previous case of Posession of Stolen Property.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Culver Street - Thursday, at about 03:00
A door to an apartment was unlocked and a laptop and iphone were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Mill Street - Wednesday, between 13:30 and 14:00
A vehicle door handle was damaged and a laptop and tools were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

St. Quintons Road - Monday, at about 16:00
A resident disturbed a male as he was climbing through a window. The suspect grabbed a laptop and ran away.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Union Street - Saturday, between 20:00 and 08:00
A vehicles window was broken and Puma sports kit was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft of motor vehicle

Upper Wandel Street - Saturday, between 19:50 and 22:30
A vehicles ignition was tampered with but it is unknown if anything was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Upper Wandel Street - Saturday, at about 03:00
A complainant saw torchlight inside their home and later discovered that jewelry was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Jagersfontein Avenue - Saturday, between 17:00 and 07:30
A vehicles window was broken and a GPS was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

House Robbery

Glen Crescent - Thursday, at about 22:10
We got home from the theater at about 10.10pm - we were 6 adults, entered our house were chatting and then I decided to pop out the front door for a cigarette, as I opened the front door i was faced with 5 armed men (all with hand pistols, gloves, dark green army type clothing, black cotton face coverings and green army type caps) they pushed me and my partner Mark into the house and told us to lay on the floor, two stayed with us and the other 3 moved through the house and brought the other 4 people (overseas guests) to us and put them all on the floor.
Then two stayed with the 6 of us pulled all the jewelry money phones etc off us while the other 3 went through the house removing and searching for all the small high value items. The ordeal lasted about 30 min the robbers were foreign not local. They then move us into a back room of the house said they were now going to load up the tv’s and then leave and would knock on the door twice before leaving to let us know (this never happened) they simply locked us in the room and left. Our cats then came out of hiding and looked for us and this told us that they had left.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Breda Street - Thursday, between 11:05 and 11:35
A window of a house was forced open and a pair of sunglasses and a camera were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property 2

Rosebank Place - Wednesday, between 19:00 and 08:00
The burglar bar of a homes window was bent and the window broken but no entry was gained.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Breda Street - Wednesday, at about 08:30
The security gate to a B&B was forced open and access gained to the premises. A laptop, a Samsung tablet and jewelry were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Cnr Union and Kraynauw Streets - Tuesday, between 19:30 and 08:00
A vehicles window was smashed but nothing was reported as stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from motor vehicle

Upper Wandel Street - Tuesday, between 19:00 and 08:00
A vehicles number plates were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Mugging

Kloof Street - Monday, at about 18:00
A group of boys grabbed a chain from a complainant and ran away.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Forest Road - Monday, between 19:45 - 07:00
A vehicles window was broken and a cellphone charger was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Vriende Street - Monday, between 19:00 and 07:30
A vehicles window was broken and a GPS was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Kloof Street - Saturday, at about 16:45
A vehicles window was broken and unknown property was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Prince Street - Saturday, at about 16:00
Entry was gained to a vehicle and a skateboard, tools and a car radio were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Upper Orange Street - Wednesday. between 19:20 and 19:25
A vehicles lock was broken and keys and a bag were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Mugging

Kloof Street - Wednesday, at about 17:00
A complainant had her handbag stolen by an unknown male. The bag contained a drivers licence, reading glasses and R500.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 3

Upper Kloof Street - Wednesday, at an unknown time
A vehicles window was broken and two pairs of takkies were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Upper Kloof Street - Wednesday, at an unknown time
A vehicles window was broken and luggage with clothing was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Curtis Street - Tuesday, between 21:45 and 09:00
A vehicles window was broken and a wallet with credit cards, a drivers licence and R800 was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Union Street - Between 16:00 on the 3rd and 13:00 on the 6th
A vehicles window was broken and clothing and camera lens’ were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Union Street - Sunday, between 12:00 and 08:00
A vehicles window was broken and clothing was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft of motor vehicle

Upper Orange Street - Saturday, at about 17:00
A blue Honda Civic CA400329 was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Labounere Street - Friday, between 15:00 and 08:00
A vehicles window was broken and a GPS was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Kloof Street - Friday, between 17:00 and 22:30
A vehicles window was broken and the GPS was stolen.
Reported to SAPS