Crime & Accidents

Mandrax, ‘Tomato plants’ & Other Paraphernalia lead to Arrests

Mandrax, ‘Tomato plants’ & Other Paraphernalia lead to Arrests

17th August 2017 at 10:02 am 0 comments

A tip-off from an anonymous caller lead to the arrest of four suspected drug dealers in Table View. According to  police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler one of them offered an ingenious excuse. He claimed that a cannabis plant was in fact a “tomato plant.” The arrests took place early MondayRead More

Police Vans Collide Outside Melkbosstrand

Police Vans Collide Outside Melkbosstrand

13th August 2017 at 10:34 am 0 comments

According to ER24 six people were injured when two police vehicles collided on the R27 outside Melkbosstrand last night. The accident took place at approximately 21h20. At the time of their arrival, ER24 paramedics found fire and rescue personnel removing an entrapped patient from one of the police vehicles. Five menRead More

R3-Million Dagga Bust in T’View Flat

R3-Million Dagga Bust in T’View Flat

10th August 2017 at 10:28 am 2 comments

An early morning search for a man who had allegedly assaulted a woman and her child, yielded big returns for Table View police. The woman directed them to a flat in Sandown Estate, where police then found dried hydroponic dagga valued at R3 million! According to police spokesperson Captain FCRead More

From Vredenburg to T’View

From Vredenburg to T’View

19th July 2017 at 9:46 am 0 comments

Vredenburg detectives made a curious discovery yesterday. They were trying to trace a man suspected of committing armed robbery last year. At about 06:30 the detectives approached a house in Oxford Road in Vredenburg, “and was again informed by an occupant of the house that the person they are lookingRead More

‘Lady friend’ allegedly took part in robbery

‘Lady friend’ allegedly took part in robbery

15th July 2017 at 10:35 am 0 comments

What a friend… A few weeks after he had befriended a woman at a restaurant, a Bloubergstrand man became the victim of a house robbery. The robbery took place on 14 June at a Bloubergstrand residence that doubles as a guest house. According to police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler, theRead More

T’View: Arrested on Sunday, in Court on Tuesday

T’View: Arrested on Sunday, in Court on Tuesday

11th July 2017 at 9:52 am 0 comments

A man suspected of having burgled a business near Boy de Goede Circle in Table View during the early hours of Sunday morning will appear in court today. According to Table View police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler police traced the suspect to his home in Potsdam Road after studying surveillanceRead More

Increase in Robberies, T’View Police Warn

Increase in Robberies, T’View Police Warn

8th July 2017 at 10:28 am 0 comments

According to Table View Police robberies are on the increase. Police urge people to refrain from talking on their cellphones while walking in public. Many victims have been threatened with dangerous weapons, and their cell phones taken from them by force. One such incident took place recently when a thiefRead More

Vredenburg Drug Bust

Vredenburg Drug Bust

5th July 2017 at 8:01 am 0 comments

Police confiscated a large amount of tik and mandrax in Vredenburg yesterday. Reacting to a tip-off police conducted a search of a house in Vredenpark. They confiscated 334 Mandrax tablets and 299.5 g tik with a combined estimated street value of R121 525. According to police spokesperson Sinathi Joni a manRead More

Milnerton Drug Bust

Milnerton Drug Bust

4th July 2017 at 10:57 am 0 comments

Milnerton police seized ephedrine, tik, ecstasy tables, cocaine and heroin in the early hours of yesterday morning. The drugs have an estimated street value of R150 000. Members of Milnerton Operation Combat reacted to a tip off that drugs were being sold at a house in Libra Road in Milnerton. AccordingRead More

Body Found near Milnerton

Body Found near Milnerton

30th June 2017 at 9:13 am 0 comments

ER24 reports that the body of a man was found in a field off Bosmansdam Road in Milnerton yesterday. The man is believed to have been in his 50s. ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring says that “ER24 paramedics were responding to another emergency when they were flagged down by members ofRead More

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