CRIME AND INCIDENT REPORT

Report for Week 3 of February 2023

Weekly Crime Stats 13 February 2023 to 19 February 2023

Monday 13 February 2023

15H59 – Control Room requests Ambulance and SAPS at Koeberg Road for a child knocked over by a taxi.

  • Law Enforcement contacted, Contact Celeste, Ref: 1001542837
  • Armed Response reported two Ambulance and SAPS on scene
  • Armed Response reported that a 7-year-old girl had been hit by a taxi, whilst standing on the pavement.
  • Ambulance took the girl to hospital, and taxi driver was allowed to leave
  • Parents were informed by SAPS to get a J88 form and then open a case before SAPS can do anything

19H40 -  A Robertson Street resident sent a Whats App to request Armed Response to check Justin Street, the family have gone out and there is a person sleeping diagonally across the street

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response did a patrol at Justin Street, and noted no one.
  • The Robertson street resident was notified

20H01 – Madeira and Santos street residents required Armed response as they reported people who jumped the fence at Madeira Park, and the gates are locked

  • Armed Response informed
  • A Madeira street resident also reported someone in the park
  • Armed Response informed
  • A few Residents were outside park when armed response arrived.
  • Suspects jumped fence and left
  • Armed Response and residents discussed possible ways forward
  • Armed Response leaves and reports all in order
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22H03 – Residents called in to report hearing gunshots in area

  • Armed response reports all in order

Tuesday 14 February 2023

01H10 – Armed Response reported a vagrant asleep in front of client’s business

  • Armed Response removed the vagrant

08H19 – A Curlew Street Resident reports suspicious person crawling under gate and entering premises of another Curlew Street resident

  • Armed response dispatched
  • Armed Response checked premises and does not note anyone or any suspicious activity. All seems in order

Wednesday 15 February 2023

08H19 – A Justin Street resident reports two suspicious persons lying under a blanket on the field across from her house

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response arrives on scene and removes the two vagrants

12H52 – A Bancroft street resident requested a welfare check on his mother, as he is at hospital, and his mother not answering phone or messages

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • The resident of Bancroft notifies Control room that he got hold of his mother.  All is well
  • Control notifies armed response and cancels call

Thursday 16 February 2023

16H21 – A Clarendon street resident reports suspicious behavior at USave 

  • Nobody visible inside, lady entered but didn’t come out
  • Armed Response sent to investigate.  Instructed NOT to engage
  • Armed Response reports positive armed robbery, but suspects have left scene
  • ADT on site, and SAPS in-route
  • Armed Response instructed to continue with normal patrols and duties

Friday 17 February 2023

21H30 – A Roome Street resident reports a suspicious van parked in street shining torch on houses

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • On arrival armed response reports no suspicious vehicle on scene
  • Armed Response officers secure area and continues with normal duties

 

Saturday 18 February 2023

08H01 – A Diep Street resident reported a robbery the previous night

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • On arrival, Armed Response was informed that when the resident got home at 19H00, she noted someone broke into her house
  • Suspects entered house through the side door, which the forced open, as well as the safety gate on the inside of the house
  • As far as she noticed, only TVs were stolen
  • Client did contact SAPS

11H55 – A Justin street resident reported a suspicious vehicle opposite their house

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response arrives on scene and orders the vehicle to leave

14H13 A Linnet street resident phones in requesting assistance with an aggressive male accusing her of throwing a bottle at him.  Male is extremely aggressive

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • SAPS Milnerton notified.  Spoke to W/O Botha
  • Armed Response arrived on scene, and upon investigation found that the Linnet Street resident did throw a bottle at the man.
  • Whilst Armed Response is sorting the situation, a third person arrives and accuses response officer of taking sides, he informed then resident that he is investigating, not taking sides
  • Other persons leave, but third person is still confronting the armed response aggressively
  • Armed Response decides to withdraw until SAPS arrives
  • Armed Response reports by 14H45 SAPS have not yet arrived, and Control instructs him to leave and continue with normal duties

20H06 – A ER Syfrets resident requests assistance

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Control room phones client to confirm problem
  • Client reports problems with brothel across the road
  • Brothel clients park on her and her neighbors pavements, making noise, leaving condoms and other trash in the morning
  • Client reports when they confront the brothel client and staff, they get threatened and intimidated
  • Control advises them to contact Law Enforcement and to make contact with BYRRA who should assist them with the problem
  • Control contacts CoCT Emergency.  Spoke to Moxolo.  Ref: 1001547834
  • Armed Response arrives on scene and says he can’t enter brothel premises as gates are closed
  • Armed Response talks to some of the people outside, but they don’t do anything
  • Armed Response resume normal duties

10H55 – Alpha 1 requests Armed Response respond to Corner of Claredon Crescent and Dick King Way as something is happening there.

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response arrives on scene and notes an accident had occurred
  • A suspect was sitting next to his car
  • According to bystanders, suspect came from Koeberg Road, turned into Dick King Way, and hit a lady with a pram
  • There was a child in the pram, but no visible injuries reported.  Child was taken home
  • Suspect apparently tried to flee the scene, but was apprehended and detained until SAPS arrives
  • Some bystanders came to the scene and tried making it worse by making it a racial issue
  • Armed response attempted to keep the situation calm, and NHW members arrived to assist
  • SAPS arrived on scene, and took suspect, and father of the infant to the Police station so a case could be opened
  • Armed Response leaves scene

14H40 – Alpha 1 requested armed response check a Koeberg road residence, as he received a message from a client

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reports the call was with regards to a child that was not supposed to be on the premises

18H00 – A Corah street resident requests Armed Response on site

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • On arrival, Armed Response notes the same lady from earlier outside shouting for her kids
  • Armed Response informs her that her kids are not on premises, and that they are at their grandparents, and she needs to leave
  • The lady moves to the corner of the street and calls SAPS
  • Armed Response stands down on premises to keep an eye on the lady
  • Armed Response tells the lady not to come near the premises
  • Armed Response notifies client to call Control if any issues arise
  • Armed Response Officers continue with normal duties and patrols

 

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