KSS Incidents 11 - 18 July 2018
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Incident Summary (crime and other)
There were 6 incidents in Howick (4 residential, 1 business and 1 medical). There were 5 incidents in Merrivale (3 residential and 2 business). There were 3 incidents in Hilton (3 residential). There was 1 incident in the outlying areas.
KSS Incidents 11 – 18 July 2018
11-Jul-18 15:30 Falls Drive (Howick) The KSS Control Room were advised by the patrolling KSS Reaction unit that two tourists had approached them for assistance as they had been robbed of their cell phones and some cash. The KSS Reaction Officers accompanied the tourists to Howick SAPS and assisted them in opening up a case. The KSS Reaction unit also conducted additional patrols in the area of the Howick Falls Precinct.
11-Jul-18 19:00 Business Zeederberg Road (Merrivale) The KSS Control Room were advised that a shoplifter had been apprehended and that the client needed further assistance from KSS. A KSS Reaction unit was dispatched. The KSS Reaction Officers reported that the suspect admitted to stealing an item. The matter was dealt with by the business management.
12-Jul-18 11:23 Business Zeederberg Road (Merrivale) The KSS Control Room were advised that known suspects were currently on-site. There was previous CCTV footage of them committing a crime. A KSS Reaction unit and SAPS were dispatched. The KSS Reaction Officers apprehended the men. Business management and SAPS dealt with the matter further.