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Serving the Community, De Tijger. While patrolling the De Tijger area, Shift Commander de Kock found a vagrant male in Chantell Street. He asked the male to unpack his bags and found that he was in possession of a knife. Shift Commander de Kock explained the dangers of having a knife on the street and the vagrant handed it over willingly. Officers escorted the male out of the area.
De Tijger Crime Trend. Armed Response Officer Weyers received information of a positive break-in at a premises in Jacqueline Street, De Tijger. He arrived at the premises at approximately 18h50 and found that the front door was open and the left side gate. He knocked on the door and upon closer inspection, he noticed that the door appeared to have been forced open. He requested back-up. While waiting for Armed Response Officer van Biljon to arrive, he did a perimeter check and found that a bedroom window was also removed and the door was damaged. They were later informed that it is the domestic worker’s room and there was no access to the main house from there. Officer van Biljon arrived at the premises and they proceeded to check the inside of the house. A number of items appeared to be missing, including a TV and a CCTV monitor. SAPS were notified and arrived to take over the scene at approximately 19h20.