2018 January

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 3

Rosmead Avenue - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A window of a vehicle was broken and a Sterling silver bracelet and an Apple USB cable 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.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Saturday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The side window of a vehicle was broken, but nothing was taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Corner of Sophia & Gladstone Street - Friday, at 20:45
The vehicle of a guest of an AirBnB was broken into.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Attempted house break-in

Molteno Road - Friday, at 09:41
A resident found that the lock of the back door had been broken, but no access was gained.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted house break-in

Molteno Road - Thursday, between 18:00 and 00:00
The complainant returned to her house to find that the front door and gate had been broken open. Nothing was stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Hiddingh Avenue - Tuesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The right back window of a vehicle was broken. It is unknown what was stolen.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft of motor vehicle

Corner Ivanhoe Street and Maple Avenue - Saturday, between 18:00 and 00:00
The complainant had parked his vehicle in the street and returned to it the next day, only to find that it wasn’t there. Silver VW Polo Reg: VRB 107 GP
Reported to SAPS.

Street Robbery - without a weapon

Breda Street - Saturday, at 20:30
A female tourist was approached by three men who took her to an ATM. They took her credit card and fled. The woman could not confirm if money had been withdrawn as her account was not linked to her phone.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Sir George Grey Street - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The back window of a vehicle was smashed. There were only bags of recycling material in the boot.
Not reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Hofmeyr Street - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The resident discovered in the morning that a small window had been removed from the wooden frame and someone had gained access to his home. A desktop computer, laptop, bottles of alcohol, Bosch kettle, handbag and camera were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Culver Street - Tuesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle was broken into. It is unknown what was stolen.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 2

Sir George Grey Street - Monday, between 06:00 and 18:00
A vehicle was broken into. It is unknown what was stolen.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 1

Molteno Road - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A side window of the vehicle was broken and a digital camera, power bank and sunglasses were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Upper Wandel Street - Monday, between 06:00 and 18:00
The left rear window of a vehicle was broken and the jacket of a suit was stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Street Robbery - without a weapon - ARREST

Corner Orange & Rheede Street
The complainant and a friend were walking when they were approached by two unknown males. The men grabbed her two bracelets and her friend’s gold necklace and ran away. The one suspect was hit by a car in the process and was hospitalised and later arrested.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Hiddingh Avenue - Saturday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The side window of a vehicle was broken. Unknown if there was anything to steal.
Not reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Rose Mount Avenue - Friday, at 17:00
Two teenage boys broke the window of a vehicle and was seen running away. It is unknown if anything was stolen.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Corner Myrtle & Schoonder Street - Friday, between 17:00 and 17:30
While we were packing the car, a green backpack got stolen out of the car. The bag contained 2 laptops and a hard drive. There were a lot residents walking on the streets, the usual flower seller was sitting 1 m away from the car and there were also 2 car guards but they said they haven’t noticed anything.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Thursday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The left rear window of a vehicle was broken and a jacket was stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Weltevreden Street - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The complainant returned home and found that his front door had been forced open. Two laptops were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Wednesday, between 06:00 and 18:00
The back left window of a vehicle was broken and an iPhone was stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Saturday, between 06:00 and 18:00
The rear passenger window of a vehicle was broken and a black Country Road bag, toiletry bag, earphones and running shoes were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle - ARREST

Hofmeyer Street - Saturday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The left rear window of a vehicle was broken and plates and a large number of bowls were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Corner Union & Morkel Street - Friday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The left rear window of a vehicle was broken and a pair of running shoes and a Nike cap were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Street Robbery - without a weapon

Corner Hof & Orange - Thursday, at 13:40
A woman was approached by two men. One of the men grabbed the gold chain around her neck and ran away in the direction of Hatfield Street.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle

Upper Wandel Street - Thursday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Two number plates were stolen from a vehicle.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Westmore Road - Thursday, between 18:00 and 00:00
Owner found his vehicle unlocked with no signs of forced entry. A car radio was stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The small driver’s window was broken, but nothing was taken.
Reported to SAPS.