2016 July

Theft out of motor vehicle

Schoonder Street - Saturday, aqt about 07:00
A vehicles window was broken and a laptop, clothing and a GPS were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Garfield Road - Wednesday, between 19:25 and 20:00
A homes front door lock was forced open and a television was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Alexandra Avenue - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicles window was smashed and an old gym bag with clothing was reported stolen. Other tools, CD’s and chargers were left in the vehicle.
Not reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Labourner Street - Tuesday, at about 08:00
A vehicles window was broken and a laptop and a wallet were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Mill Street - Tuesday, between 14:00 and 17:00
Access was gained to a vehicle without any signs of forced entry and a camera was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Higgo Road - Monday, between 17:00 and 19:00
A houses driveway gate was taken off its rails and entry was gained to the home by forcing open a a sliding door. The suspects got into the garage and three black gold bags with sets of clubs were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Camp Street - Sunday, between 18:00 and 23:51
The right back window of a vehicle was broken and a vacuum cleaner and a jacket were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft of motor vehicle

Myrtle Street - Sunday, at about 20:00
A blue Yamaha motorbike CA217645 was reported stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Camp Street - Saturday, at about 05:20
A vehicles window was smashed with a sparkplug and a jacket was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Buxton Avenue - Friday, between 09:00 and 18:10
The security gate and front door to a home were forced open and a white Alcatel tablet, two gold rings and an Omega watch were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft from property

Orange Street - Friday, between 15:30 and 07:44
When staff returned to their place of work they saw that an attempt had been made to gain entry as the door and door frame were damaged. Nothing was reported stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Camp Street - Saturday, at about 05:20
A vehicles front left window was smashed with a sparkplug and a jacket was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from motor vehicle

Upper Wandel Street - Thursday, between 09:00 and 12:20
A BMW had both of its emblems removed from the vehicle.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Forest Hill Avenue - Thursday, between 18:00 and 04:30
A vehicles window was broken but nothing was reported as stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property 2

Trek Road - Tuesday, between 06:15 and 13:20
When a resident arrived at home he saw that an outside alarm sensor had been covered up and his front door was open with no signs of forced entry. A television, camera and an ipad were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Lingen Street - Tuesday, between 18:00 and 23:00
A vehicles window was broken and a Macbook Air, a Canon camera and a bicycle were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Trek Road - Tuesday, at about 14:14
Access was gained to a home through a kitchen window. There was uncertainty as to whether the alarm had been armed or not. Two of the outside beams was obscured by clothing. Items taken were two flat screen televisions (49 & 54 inch), an Ipad and a camera.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle 2

Mill Street - Tuesday, between 14:30 and 12:00
A vehicles window was broken but nothing was reported stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Belvedere Avenue - Tuesday, between 20:00 and 12:00
A vehicles window was broken and a toolbox was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Kensington Crescent - Tuesday, between 18:00 and 06:00
A vehicles back window was smashed but nothing was taken out of the vehicle.
Not reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Leeuwenhof Road - Monday, at about 00:46
Two suspects broke into a garage and stole two folding power assisted bicycles, a black one and a white one. Both bicycles are branded Cape Electric Bikes. The suspects were both men are of medium build and possibly in their twenties. Suspect one wore Addidas shoes with reflective stripes, a beannie, a jacket, what it looked like a top with a hoodie with a light shirt collar and may be a coloured male. Suspect two wore Allstars style takkies, a patterned hoodie (probably a diagonal check style) with dark cuffs and waist trimmings. He wore light pants and a beannie with a pompom. He appeared to be a black male. It is unknown how they gained access to the garage. One of them spent almost an hour (on and off) scoping out the house a few nights earlier on the 15th July 2016 from 9:21 PM until 11:31PM.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Mill Street - Monday, at about 10:00
A vehicles window was broken and a suitcase was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Leeuwenhof Road - Sunday, at about 21:19
Opportunistic passer-by walked to a bakkie and tried to open the door. He took time to look inside the vehicle. He was accompanied by large woman with extremely long straight hair extensions. After trying to open the door, they resumed walking up Leeuwenhof Road towards the steps.
Not reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Glen Crescent - Friday, at about 06:45
A suspect was stopped and searched by SAPS and was found to have been in possession of car breaking tools. He was arrested.
Reported to SAPS

Theft of motor vehicle

Orange Street - between 14 and 18 July
A BMW CA479815 was reported as stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Weltevreden Street - Thursday, between 22:50 and 07:30
A small back window of a vehicle was smashed and a bag with gym clothes was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Thursday, at about 18:21
A vehicles window was broken and a bag was reported stolen. A 36 year old male was arrested.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Summerseat Close - between 20:00 on 13 July and 17:00 on 16 July
The back left window of a vehicle was broken and a cargo net was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Forest Hill Avenue - Wednesday, at about 22:00
A suspect gained access to a property and stole two black jackets were stolen off the washing line. The jackets were a K-Way zip jacket and an O’Neale black zip jacket with a hoody, size M/L. Images of the suspect were taken from the complainants CCTV cameras.
Not reported to SAPS

Theft from motor vehicle 2

Orange Street - Tuesday, Between 20:00 and 21:00
A vehicle had all four hubcaps stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from motor vehicle

Belmont Avenue - Tuesday, between 14:50 and 10:00
A vehicles number plate was stolen and a suspect was later arrested in Mowbray.
Reported to SAPS

Theft of motor vehicle

Kloof Street - Tuesday, between 10:00 and 12:00
A Ford Bantum bakkie was reported stolen but it was found back on 13 July in South Field.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Forest Hill Avenue - Tuesday, between 06:00 and 14:00
A garage door was forced open and a camping stove top and a backpack were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Schoonder Street - Monday, between 15:16 and 16:00
The front door lock to an apartment was forced open and a television and two laptops were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Chesterfield Road - Sunday, between 15:15 and 08:50
Access was gained to a vehicle without any signs of force being used. It is suspected that a remote jamming device was used. A passport and two bags were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Marmion Road - Saturday, between 00:00 and 07:05
A vehicles window was broken and snacks were stolen out of the car.
Reported to SAPS

Armed Robbery

Myrtle Street - Friday, at about 20:30
A taxi driver was held at gun point and cash, a cellphone and his drivers licence were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Myrtle Street - Friday, between 16:00 and 16:15
A vehicles window was broken and a Macbook and and iPad were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft from property

Higgo Road - Friday, between 15:10 and 07:45
The lock to a constructors equipment container was broken and a cupboard inside the container was forced open. A Skill saw, Kethle, Bosch drill and small grinder were stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Montrose Avenue - Thursday, at about 13:00
A vehicles window was smashed and luggage was stolen out the back.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Hof Street - Thursday, between 20:30 and 06:50
A bakkies canopy was forced open and a white bag with teddy bears was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft of motor vehicle

Wilkinson Street - Thursday, between 18:00 and 10:00
A blue station wagon CA910372 was reported stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

St. Quinton Street - Wednesday, at about 09:15
A vehicles window was broken but the suspect was disturbed and fled before anything could be stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Cnr Sophia and Belmont Avenue - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle was broken into and a scarf was stolen from the boot, which was not visible from the outside.
Not reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Sir George Grey Street - Tuesday, at about 19:00
A vehicles window was broken but nothing was reported stolen out of the vehicle.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Hiddingh Avenue - Tuesday, at about 21:30
A vehicles window was broken and cash was stolen out of the vehicle. Members chased a suspect after he was seen hiding around the corner but he disappeared.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Schoonder Street - Monday, between 20:00 and 04:00
A vehicles window was broken and a toolbox was stolen out of the vehicle.
Reported to SAPS

Theft out of motor vehicle

Myrtle Street - Monday, between 06:45 and 14:45
A vehicles window was broken and a jacket was stolen.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Myrtle Street - Saturday, between 08:00 and 09:30
A vehicles window was broken but nothing was reported stolen from the vehicle.
Reported to SAPS

Mugging

Hofmeyer Street - Friday, at about 10:45
A complainant was walking from De Waal Park in Hofmeyer Street when a silver VW Polo stopped in front of her. A white male demanded the complainants bag which she threw on the ground while screaming for assistance. The suspect grabbed the bag, jumped in the vehicle, and sped off towards Kloof Street.
Reported to SAPS

Attempted theft from property

Molteno Road - Thursday, at about 18:30
A suspect attempted to gain access to a properties front gate but was disturbed by a neighbour. The suspect jumped into a silver hatchback, possibly a VW Polo, which had two or three other people in the vehicle and drove away.
Unknown if reported to SAPS