Eye on crime: 22 to 28 March
TOWN AREA THEFT - MAIN ST (Sun 1 April @ 16h12) – Gentleman telephoned requesting assistance after tourists’ bank cards were stolen at ATM. A description of the suspect was provided and SAPS were notified. CBD area was searched, no arrests made.
SHOPLIFTING - GRAY ST (Wed 4 April @ 17h14) – Client telephoned to report that 3 suspects stole sunglasses and fled. CCTV footage identified 1 of the suspects. Case was opened, no arrests made at the time. OLD PLACE / COSTA SARDA BURGLARY – DIKKOP ST (Sun 1 April @ 06h59) – Client phoned to report a break-in at guest room. Entry gained through unlocked sliding door. Guest reported that cellphone was stolen. INDUSTRIAL AREA / HORNLEE / NEKKIES BURGLARY - DAVIDSON ST (Thurs 29 March @ 01h56) – Officer responded to alarm, reported window forced and internal wall to adjacent premises broken open. Keyholder confirmed alcohol missing. BURGLARY – REYNECKE ST (Fri 30 March @ 18h17) – ADT requested assistance to break-in. Homeowner reported that suspect entered via open kitchen window. Meat from the freezer was reported missing. Description of suspect was provided and area was searched. Owner declined to open a case. HUNTERS HOME / REXFORD / FISHER HAVEN THEFT OUT M.V. – MARLIN DR (Wed 4 April @ 10h00) – Keyholder reported that items were stolen from parked vehicle sometime over the long weekend. Matter was investigated as an internal theft, case was opened. RHEENENDAL / PHANTOM RIVER THEFT - RHEENENDAL RD (Tues 3 April @ 03h08) – SAPS member telephoned reporting that they caught suspects stealing produce from farm. Control room notified the owner who would open a case. Suspects were arrested and charged.
Medical / general assistance - 8; domestic disputes / noise disturbances - 8; suspicious persons / vehicle reports - 11; assistance with vagrant removal / trespassers - 7; noises on property / agitated dogs – 6 Knysna Heights, Paradise and Heuwelkruin contact Mike Elliot 082 828 2321 or email them on firstname.lastname@example.org Brenton on Sea and Lake Brenton Residents
Contact Tony 083 653 9902 or email email@example.com / Judy 083 266 1200 Old Place Contact Denise 082 884 8555 firstname.lastname@example.org Hunters Home Contact Richard email@example.com or Duncan firstname.lastname@example.org Upper Town
Julia Sulman on 082 920 5683 or email email@example.com for more information. The Heads Contact Christopher Gould 083-394-0291 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Buffalo Bay
Contact Jacques Malan via email at email@example.com Business Against Crime (BACO) Contact Mariska Crause (Membership Coordinator) email firstname.lastname@example.org Cell. 082 496 9684
Knysna Community Police Forum (CPF) Contact Cheryl Britz Cell. 082 574 9657 or email email@example.com