2018 September

Theft out of motor vehicle

Culver Street - Thursday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle was broken into without the use of force. Five cases of fruit juice were taken.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft of motor vehicle

Belmont Avenue - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A VW Polo was stolen from where it was parked on the street outside the house. CA 462 …
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Belmont Avenue - Thursday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle was broken into by smashing the window.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Attempted house break-in

Bellevue Street - Tuesday, at 10:30
Someone broke into the porch at a house and possibly took something from the window that joins it. The suspect had been noticed by the owner before.
Not reported by SAPS.

Trespassing

Leeuwenhof Road - Tuesday, at 04:19
A person climbed over the wall onto the property and fled after setting off the outside alarm.
Not reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Prince Street - Monday, between 06:00 and 18:00
On return from work the front-door latch was not working. When walking around flat, we saw a window had been opened and burglar bars forced open. No sign of intruders. Stolen property included laptop, tablet, cellphone, 2 x watches, bright orange First Ascent backpack, powerbank, chargers and bluetooth speaker.
Reported to SAPS.

Other theft (Property)

Buxton Avenue - Sunday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Boxes were taken from the property.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle - ARREST

Rustic Road - Saturday, between 18:00 and 00:00
A car breaker was caught after breaking into a vehicle. A tri-pod and clothing from the vehicle was found in her possession.
Reported to SAPS.

Other theft (Property)

Buxton Avenue - Friday, between 06:00 and 18:00
A hosepipe was taken from a property, presumably during the day as the outside beams are on during the evening.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Union Street - Sunday, between 18:00 and 00:00
A resident left her home and on her return the following day found that a window on the side of her house had been forced open. A laptop, passport, trousers and sunglasses were taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Other theft (Property)

Breda Street - Saturday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Suspect entered the property and took everything that he could from outside the first and second floor. Items such as loose cushions, candles and ashtrays.
Reported to SAPS.

Other theft (Property)

Union Street - Friday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Copper piping was removed from the roof of a building.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Bridle Road - Friday, at 03:00
The resident heard glass breaking and alerted security. By the time they arrived the suspects had disappeared onto the mountain with a television.
Reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Hof Street - Thursday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A resident went away for two days and discovered on his return that his flat had been broken into and a laptop and a cell phone were taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle 1

Rosmead Avenue - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The window of a vehicle was broken and a jacket was taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Vine Street - Wednesday, between 06:00 and 18:00
The vehicle was opened without the use of force. A tog bag, gym clothing, Bluetooth earphones and a pair of New Balance shoes were taken.
Reported to SAPS.

House Break-in 1

Camp Street - Tuesday, 18:00 and 00:00
A resident had locked his house, but on his return the following day found that his bedroom door was locked from the inside. He broke the door open and saw that the burglar bar had been forced open and the window was damaged. A cell phone, 2 JBL speakers, 2 Amazon speakers and headphones were taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft out of motor vehicle

Sir George Grey Street - Tuesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Suspect broke a small hole into the side window of a Jeep. It wasn’t possible to take anything from the vehicle.
Unknown if reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Higgo Crescent - Tuesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Suspects took a gate of its track and entered the property where they broke into a garage. They took camera equipment from a vehicle, old computer games and a bicycle. They also made an attempt to take a bed, but left it behind in the drive-way.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Rosmead Avenue - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A vehicle, parked on the property, was opened without the use of force. Access was also gained to the boot. Nothing of value was taken.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Upper Wandel Street - Saturday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The back passenger window of a vehicle was broken, but nothing was taken.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Prince Street - Saturday, at 17:10
A man walked past a vehicle, smashed a window and took items from the car.
Not reported to SAPS.

Attempted street robbery - with a weapon

Corner Sophia & Culver Street - Friday, at 22:00
Two men attempted to rob a couple by threatening them with a knife. They managed to get into a taxi waiting for them and left the scene.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Camp Street - Thursday, at 13:30
The side window of a vehicle was broken and an iPad and ID book was taken from the vehicle.
Reported to SAPS.

Street Robbery - without a weapon

Gladstone Street - Wednesday, at 06:55
A lady was robbed of her cell phone while walking on the street.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle

Hofmeyr Street - Wednesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A radio was stolen from a vehicle after the door lock of the driver’s door had been drilled out.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Hof Street - Tuesday, between 06:00 and 18:00
The boot of a vehicle was opened and a gym bag and clothes were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

House Break-in

Kotze Street - Tuesday, between 00:00 and 06:00
The complainant returned home and found that the room had been broken into. An iPhone, Nike and Timberland shoes were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Attempted house break-in

Sir George Grey Street - Monday, at 15:15
Two men jumped over a wall on to a property and approached the house to break in. The owner had noticed them and took a photo of them. They fled once they realised they had been spotted.
Reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle 1

Alexandra Avenue - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Windscreen wipers were removed from a vehicle.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft from motor vehicle

Roseberry Avenue - Monday, between 00:00 and 06:00
Windscreen wipers were removed from a vehicle.
Not reported to SAPS.

Attempted theft of motor vehicle

Chesterfield Road - Sunday, at 05:15
Suspects attempted to steal a vehicle, but didn’t succeed and the vehicle was found 100 m down the road from where it had been parked.
Not reported to SAPS.

Theft out of motor vehicle

Belvedere Avenue - Saturday, between 00:00 and 06:00
A window of a vehicle was broken and a jacket, gym bag, a pair of head phones and cash were stolen.
Reported to SAPS.

Trespassing 1

Chesterfield Road - Saturday, at 23:45
Residents went for a late walk and were informed by neighbours on their return that someone had climbed over their wall from inside their property while they were away.
Not reported to SAPS.

Trespassing

Roseberry Avenue - Saturday, at 08:00
A man with a backpack tried to climb over an electric fence, but the alarm was triggered. The fence was damaged in the process.
Not reported to SAPS.

Other theft (Property) 1

Labounere Street - Saturday, between 18:00 and 00:00
Bicycle and hiking boots stolen from front courtyard of house. Accessed over the wall. Opened door from inside upon exiting.
Reported to SAPS.