Safeparks/Parksec Crime Update: 21 May-31 May 2017

Safeparks/Parksec Crime Update: 21 May- 31 May 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:
-Property theft occurred on 6th street, suspects accessed the unoccupied property through the garage and stole a ladder.
-Hi-jacking occurred on 19th street, 3 armed bravo males approached the victim who drove into the garage with a Mercedes Benz (Reg. No: BD86MXGP), the suspects took the vehcile, jewelry and a bag.
-Theft of Motor Vehicle occurred on 8th street, suspects arrived in a white VW Polo and two Bravo males got into a silver VW Polo (Reg no: FV76TSGP) and drove off. The silver VW Polo was later found in Soweto.
-All other incidents listed above are incidents reported to SAPS for the above period and thus details of the incidents are not available.

Parktown North
-House Burglary occurred on 5th avenue, the suspect entered the premises via the gate and stole sunglasses from a vehicle parked inside but unlocked and a laptop from the cottage which was unlocked.
– All other incidents listed above are incidents reported to SAPS for the above period and thus details of the incidents are not available.

-Increase in cellphone theft on 4th avenue especially the restaurants near 6th street, please be alert when talking on your phone in the street or putting your phone on the table when sitting outside at restaurants.

Should you wish to join our Whatsapp security groups per street, please email or with your request.

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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