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Cycle Lane between CBD and Table View Patrolled

Cycle Lane between CBD and Table View Patrolled

13th October 2017 at 10:15 am 0 comments

Officers have been deployed to patrol the cycle lane that runs along the red MyCiTi bus lane between the Cape Town central business district and the MyCiTi station in Table View. The cycle lane is patrolled on a daily basis from 05:30 until 21:30. Some of the officers are deployedRead More

Electricity Tampering, Cable Theft in Joe Slovo

Electricity Tampering, Cable Theft in Joe Slovo

12th October 2017 at 10:20 am 0 comments

The City of Cape Town has dealt with nearly 6 000 cases of electricity tampering and 3 000 cases of cable theft over the past financial year. Joe Slovo in Milnerton has been identified as one of the hotspots. According to the City of Cape Town, accounts were adjusted toRead More

Driver targets another Woman

Driver targets another Woman

2nd October 2017 at 9:31 am 0 comments

According to police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler another female was targeted on Friday, 29 September by the driver of a silver Avanza vehicle in Parklands. The incident took place at approximately 07:45 when the woman climbed into the taxi in Time Square, Parklands. Only one male was in the taxi.Read More

A Rooikat in my Kitchen!

A Rooikat in my Kitchen!

1st October 2017 at 4:22 pm 0 comments

Imagine coming home, and finding a caracul (rooikat) in your kitchen. This is precisely what happened recently to a Durbanville home-owner. “Not every day a caracal (aka rooikat) is found on someone’s kitchen cupboards but that is exactly what our Wildlife Inspector Rico Pentz found last week in Durbanville,” saidRead More

Mall Rats, Ahoy

Mall Rats, Ahoy

1st October 2017 at 3:51 pm 0 comments

The opening of the new Table Bay Mall had mall rats smiling. Clean lines, gleaming surfaces, and views of Table Mountain – plus shops galore. West Coast shoppers are now spoilt for choice. According to the online community website www.sapeople.com there are 12 things one should know about the mall.Read More

Neighbourhood Watches in the ‘Express Lane’

Neighbourhood Watches in the ‘Express Lane’

17th August 2017 at 10:45 am 0 comments

Neighbourhood watches are in the fast lane thanks to a new system. The system, that comprises base radios and applications like WhatsApp, Telegram and Link, allows 79 city neighbourhood watches (including those in Melkbosstrand, Atlantis and Parklands) to relay incidents, post warnings or request emergency assistance. The neighbourhood watch radioRead More

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

Arts & Crafts Classes a Hit

Arts & Crafts Classes a Hit

15th August 2017 at 9:18 am 0 comments

The regular arts and crafts classes presented at the Beach House Gallery at MJ’s in Melkbosstrand are proving to be a hit. Attendees at Saturday’s class were able to express ‘sweet memories’ using paint, stencils, 3D objects and Mod Podge on wooden panels. The class was as full as galleryRead 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

10 Pella Families get Houses

10 Pella Families get Houses

11th August 2017 at 10:42 am 0 comments

Ten families from Pella in Atlantis received the keys to their new homes yesterday. Amongst the recipients were the elderly, people with disabilities and some indigent residents who had been living on land adjacent to Klein Dassenberg Road for many decades.  Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille handed over theRead More

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