Report for Week 2 of April 2023

Weekly Crime Stats 10 April to 16 April 2023

Wednesday 12 April 2023

01h45 – A Bancroft resident requested Armed Response they saw someone with a torch in the yard

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reported site seems secure, no access due to spiked fence, all in order

15h00 A Koeberg Road resident phoned in requesting Armed Response 

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reported a Koeberg Road shop was having an issue with a gentleman that did not wanted to pay for his goods but eventually paid and left premises

Thursday 13 April 2023

07h11 A Brooklyn resident called in to report from his car was broken in to about 04h00 in the morning

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reported Vehicle left side back small window broken, as per the resident he did hear dogs barking from across the street, and also heard an alarm going off, when he arrived at his vehicle in the morning he found the window of his car has been smashed in, as per Armed Response on inspection no force entry into premises.
  • SAPS was contacted

10h30 – A resident reported to our Control Room that a white vehicle stopped on the right side of the road in Piet Grobler and 4 males exited the vehicle and went into a house near the corner they entered via the gate that was standing opened they came out again got into the vehicle and left

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reports they contacted the owner of the house who said the 4 males was looking for someone they had the wrong house all in order further

23h58 A Resident called in a fire on the field and a lot of smoke under the marine drive bridge, CoCT emergency contacted for fire services spoke to Ella ref # 1001801205

Fire service arrived on scene and extinguishing fire all in order further

Friday 14 April 2023

02h57 A Van der Stel Street resident reported 2 suspicious males where in her yard they had fled scene in direction of the park her spouse in pursuit

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reported made contact with the residents checked area and find no sign of suspects the resident described the suspects two white males’ tall wearing dark clothes they are known by the resident as harmless. Resident confirms they will check their yard to see what is missing. Site all in order
  • Armed Response will be on the lookout for the suspects

08h37A Brooklyn Resident reported someone being assaulted at an Epping street residence they heard someone screaming from the house and the door is locke

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reported a Epping street woman had been assaulted she is bleeding from her mouth SAPS was requested
  • Law Enforcement Sisanda confirm SAPS ref # 1235707 and Metro Police ref # 1001601382 has been informed

21h17 – A Silva Street & Corah street resident send messages on the Knightowl Security group hearing a lot of gun shots

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reported they patrolled Silva and Corah streets all in order 

Saturday 15 April 2023

13h53 – A Brooklyn Residential Complex Security officer requested Armed Response

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reported SAPS needed due to domestic violence incident situation is calm but a tenant wants to open a case
  • Milnerton SAPS contacted Captain Steynberg and confirmed will send a van

23h03A Dick King Way resident phoned in one ring and the phone went off. Control called back the resident and he reported his car was hijack by 3 male suspects with firearms

  • Armed Response dispatched
  • Armed Response reported a Dick King Way resident was hijacked by 3 males suspects on foot at gun point they took his vehicle and cell phones. Vehicle a Dark Grey Kia Seranto 
  • Armed Response officers requested SAPS
  • Law Enforcement contacted ref # 1001603085 & SAPS RA 1406907
  • Car track was contacted on spoke to an operator who will phone Armed Response for more information
  • Armed Response reported as per driver of hijacked vehicle, the vehicle was found but they need to open a case at Maitland SAPS
  • Armed Response reported leaving premises all seems in order 
  • Car Track reported car was found in Khayelitsha via tracker and car was returned to the owner

Sunday 16 April 2023

00h49 A Lavis Crescent resident requested Armed Response for a residence in Lavis Crescent playing loud music and shouting on the property, disturbing everyone there, the lease agreement stated no loud music and noise after 22h00

  • Armed Response was informed
  • Armed Response reported he did contact the tenants and informed them they would have to turn the music down. They did turn the music down and apologized for the disturbance, further all seems in order



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