Crime & Accidents

Cattle can be found along the R27. Photo: By Lea Maimone. - Own work, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=100008

Cattle on the R27!

22nd May 2017 at 10:01 am 0 comments

Drivers on the R27 have to contend with more than just speeding fellow drivers. They also have to look out for cattle in the road! A cow was knocked down near Silwerstroomstrand on Saturday night. Photographer Denise Crawford was travelling in the direction of Melkbosstrand at around 8 pm whenRead More

Sudden Deaths: Dockets have been opened

18th May 2017 at 8:50 am 0 comments

Melkbosstrand Police have opened two sudden death dockets. Police spokesperson Constable Debbie Alard says that police received a complaint about a person lying on the pavement next to Otto du Plessis at 11.50 am yesterday morning. Upon arrival on the scene they found a 60-year-old female, who was later declaredRead More

Joe Slovo and Du Noon Robbers Arrested

Joe Slovo and Du Noon Robbers Arrested

1st May 2017 at 9:50 am 0 comments

A suspected robber was arrested “within moments” of entering and robbing a house in Joe Slovo recently, reports Milnerton Police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler. Robbers kicked in the door of a house in Joe Slovo in the early morning hours of Wednesday 26 April. When the home owner went toRead More

Milnerton Police Warn of Fake Cops

Milnerton Police Warn of Fake Cops

1st May 2017 at 8:43 am 0 comments

Milnerton Police warn that criminals are impersonating police officers. Fake police have popped up in both Table View and Milnerton. Police warn that police uniforms can be stolen from washing lines. Milnerton Cluster Commander Major General Aneeqah Jordaan urges people to ask for an “appointment certificate” should police arrive atRead More

Video of Armed Robbery Suspect Arrest

Video of Armed Robbery Suspect Arrest

25th April 2017 at 10:44 am 0 comments
Alleged Car Thieves arrested in Table View

Alleged Car Thieves arrested in Table View

25th April 2017 at 10:22 am 0 comments

Two suspected car thieves, aged 34 and 54 respectively, were arrested in Table View yesterday. The men will appear in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court tomorrow. Shortly after 15:00 yesterday members of Table View Police received information about a suspicious vehicle in Athens Road.  According to police spokesperson Captain AdrianaRead More

How an Armed Robbery Suspect from Atlantis was arrested in Melkbos

How an Armed Robbery Suspect from Atlantis was arrested in Melkbos

25th April 2017 at 9:24 am 0 comments

On Sunday night 23 April an armed robbery in Atlantis spilled over into Melkbosstrand. Read the official report by the Melkbosstrand Neighbourhood Watch below. 1. 19h41: Melkbos Neighbourhood Watch Response Team was informed of an armed robbery in Atlantis – suspect vehicle was on Atlantis Road heading towards R27 –Read More

Accused of Killing his Girlfriend

Accused of Killing his Girlfriend

24th April 2017 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

A woman was murdered in Manhattan Park in Parklands on Saturday evening. Candice Williams (34) died after allegedly being stabbed in the neck and stomach by her boyfriend. According to Table View police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler, “The incident unfolded when the 28-year-old male arrived at the premises demanding toRead More

Klipheuwel Road Accident

Klipheuwel Road Accident

21st April 2017 at 8:47 am 0 comments

10 People were injured Thursday morning when a bakkie and a SUV collided on the Klipheuwel Road in Durbanville, causing the bakkie to roll down the hill. According to ER24 spokesman Russel Meiring “the bakkie had rolled down the hill, ejecting the patients off the back of the vehicle.” No-oneRead More

Abalone Drama on West Coast Road

Abalone Drama on West Coast Road

12th April 2017 at 7:47 am 0 comments

Shot at, robbed, and forced into the boot of a car… A man who was on his way from Vredenburg to Cape Town International Airport with a large consignment of abalone experienced all of this early yesterday morning. Was accompanied by security officers According to police spokesperson Constable Debbie AlardRead More

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