Safeparks/Parksec Crime Update: 10 July – 18 July 2017

Safeparks/Parksec Crime Update: 10 July  18 July 2017
Parkhurst , Parktown North and Parkwood residents and business owners

The following includes crimes reported to us over the period

*DISCLAIMER: Whilst every effort is made to report on all crimes and their accurancy for the given time period, we advise that not all crimes are reported timeously or correctly. Should you be aware of any criminal incident not reported in our Newsletter, kindly email us on and we will verify and ensure it is reported in our next Newsletter.

More details relating to the incidents listed above:
-Theft out of motor vehicle occurred on 4th avenue, the suspects smashed the right rear window and stole a bag of golf clubs.
-Theft of a black VW Polo Vivo Reg no: CA568708 occurred on 16th street which was parked outside in the driveway.
– CORTAC arrested 3 black males at a restaurant along 4th avenue when they stole cash from a waiter. WELL DONE CORTAC!
-All other incidents were reported directly to SAPS so no further details available.

Parktown North
-Theft of a blue Toyota Yaris Reg no: THP552GP occurred on 8th avenue which was parked in the street.
– House Burglary occurred on 11th avenue, suspects turned the CCTV camera to face away from the house, broke into the front  glass door and stole a laptop and cash.
-Details on House Robbery unknown.

-Be alert when parking at DUNKELD CENTRE, there is a spike in theft of Motor Vehicles and Theft out of Motor Vehicles.
– The parking at the BACK of THE COLONY centre is a hotspot, car jamming and theft of vehicles is on the rise – there are no cameras at the back of the parking area only in the front.

Please report any suspicious activity by:
Calling CORTAC Control Centre on 0861 267 822 / 0878 030 040
Sending a “Please Call” message to *140*079 502 2750# (domestic workers)
SMS’ing details of the suspicious activity to 079 502 2750

POLICE SECTOR VEHICLE: 071 675 6061 / 6062
RELIEF COMMANDER: 071 675 6065
CORTAC: 0861 267 822
Victim Support Unit HOTLINE: 073 280 4453
If it doesn’t look right, call it in ..

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Keep safe and be aware!

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