Eye on crime: 21 to 27 Sept
PROPERTY RELATED INCIDENTS: TOWN AREA -
THEFT OUT M.V. - MORTIMER STR (Fri 22 September @ 03h40) - Allsound officer reported a vehicle with broken back window. Vehicle was traced and owner informed. Various small items were reportedly missing.
BURGLARY - NEWTON STR (Mon 25 September @ 04h03) - Officer responded to alarm and confirmed positive break-in. A handbag and cellphone were reported missing. Bag was found discarded nearby and returned. Case was opened.
OLD PLACE / COSTA SARDA
COMMON ROBBERY - LINKS PATH (Fri 22 September @ 12h42) - Client telephoned to report that 2 people were robbed while walking on the Costa Sarda footpath. Suspects stole a bicycle, handbag and camera. Allsound Officers searched the area, bicycle was recovered and returned. SAPS were on site to open a case. ATTEMPTED BURGLARY - KAMDEBO STR (Sat 23 September @ 00h35) - Officer responded to alarm and found force marks on door but security gate still in tact. No entry was gained and nothing stolen.
COMMON ROBBERY - LINKS PATH (Sat 23 September @ 13h34) - An unknown person telephoned reporting that a young boy was robbed on the Costa Sarda Footpath. Officers were dispatched and reported that suspect had taken a backpack, tekkies and cellphone. SAPS were notified. Area was searched, no suspect found.
BURGLARY - STINKHOUT CRES (Tues 26 September @ 21h11) - Client phoned to report a break-in at their home. Happened some time between 18h00 - 21h00. A laptop and Ipad were missing. Other stolen items were found in the bushes at the bottom of the property. Case was opened.
INDUSTRIAL AREA / HORNLEE / NEKKIES
BURGLARY - NOBLE STR (Sun 24 September @ 14h51) - Property owner phoned to report a break-in at outbuilding. A laptop, alcohol, clothing and back pack was reported missing. SAPS were notified and a case was opened.
BURGLARY - CONEY GLEN DR (Tues 26 September @ 10h40) - Client reported that there was a break-in at the property in the early hours of the 25th September. Entry was gained via unlocked back door. Contents of handbag and a laptop were stolen. Case was opened with SAPS.
BRENTON ON SEA / LAKE BRENTON
BURGLARY - SILVERBOOM OORD (Sun 24 September @ 07h42) - Client phoned to report that she found a bag on their property. It was confirmed that there had been a break-in at nearby property during the night. Access was gained via unlocked door. Handbags, wallets, cellphone, camera and cash were missing. SAPS were notified and a case was opened.
BURGLARY - STEENBRAS STR (Sun 24 September @ 12h16) - Resident reported finding a wallet outside their property. Wallet was later linked to a break-in at nearby guest accommodation which occurred during the night. OTHER INCIDENTS:
Medical / general assistance - 9; domestic disputes / noise disturbances - 8; suspicious persons / vehicle reports - 12; assistance with vagrant removal / trespassers - 10; noises on property / agitated dogs - 7