2018 November

Theft out of motor vehicle

St Quinton’s Road - Thursday, at 05:55
A vehicle was broken into and items were taken from the vehicle.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Buxton Avenue - Tuesday, at 01:13
Single male jumped over wall of neighbours at 01:13 and gained access to driveway off street. Took backpack and climbing shoes from car.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle

Sir George Grey - Tuesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The side mirrors were removed from a VW Caddy.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Sir George Grey - Tuesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
An attempt was made to break into a vehicle.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle

Rosmead Avvenue - Monday, between 18:00 and 00:00
Gained access over gate to street. Stole a carpet.
Not reported to SAPS.

Intruder/Trespassing

Forest Hill Avenue - Sunday, at 02:20
An intruder could be heard on the roof of the bedroom inside the Forest Hill block of flats. The intruder then got down from the roof and strolled off.
Not reported to SAPS.

Attempted street robbery - without a weapon

Invermark Crescent - Saturday, at 12:00
A female domestic worker was almost robbed as she walked on the street close to home.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Invermark Crescent - Friday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle that was parked in the drive-way of a property was broken into.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

St Quinton’s Road - Tuesday, between 08:00 and 18:00
A person scaled a drainpipe to the second floor of a building and managed to take bedding etc. from a bedroom with the use of a pole.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Saturday, at 07:04 1x ARREST
The same vehicle was broken into 3 times during the night by 3 different individuals, all captured on camera. The first suspect disabled the alarm of the VW Polo Vivo and took items from the boot. The second suspect, a car guard, searched the vehicle and took nothing. The third suspect took the spare wheel, jack and tools, but was caught in Bo-Kaap in possession of the stolen goods. It was clear that the second and third suspects knew that the car was open when they approached it.
Reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Prince Street - Saturday, at 01:24
Suspects broke a small window at the back of the house and entered. They took 3 laptops, 2 iPads, a tablet, cell phone, head phones, backpack and passport.
Reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Glencoe Avenue - Friday, at 02:20
Access was gained via a laundry room. Suspects took a television set and fled onto the mountain.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle

Upper Wandel - Thursday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The windscreen wiper blades were stolen from a vehicle.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 1

Cnr Belvedere & Forest Road - Thursday, at 21:10
A vehicle was broken into.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Cnr Belvedere & Forest - Thursday, at 21:10
A second vehicle was broken into.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Sophia Street - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Back rear window broken. A gym bag was taken off back seat.
Not reported to SAPS.

Trespassing

Sir George Grey - Monday, between 06:00 and 18:00
A man jumped over the wall on to a property, but was noticed by a resident who called out. The man fled after the resident gave chase.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Gladstone Street - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The right window of a bakkie was smashed.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Street Robbery - without a weapon

Buxton Avenue - Friday, at 15:40
A gold necklace with diamonds was grabbed from an elderly tourist’s neck.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Buxton Avenue - Friday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The window of a rental vehicle was broken.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Belmont Avenue - Thursday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle was broken into. No details available.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Attempted house break-in

Culver Street - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Suspect climbed to a second floor balcony and attempted to climb through a window, but the owner woke up and he fled.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted house break-in

Sir George Grey Street - Tuesday, at 15:44
Suspect attempted to enter the flat on the ground floor through a window, but was disturbed by the owner.
Not reported to SAPS.

Other theft (Property)

Belvedere Avenue - Friday. 14:25
A man dragged a wheelie bin to the wall, stood on the bin and damaged it to get higher so he could steal lemons from a tree which is inside a property.
Not reported to SAPS.

Attempted house break-in

St Quintan’s Road - Friday, at 14:35
Suspect tried to gain access via a wooden side door, but fled after triggering the alarm.
Not reported to SAPS.