Communication increases safety in City Bowl

A plan to improve the safety of people living in and around the City Bowl has achieved great successes since it started more than a decade ago. It was in 2006 that residents living in the Tamboerskloof area came together after a series of violent crimes in the area....

Thieves caught in the act

Fidelity ADT officers nabbed a man who was in possession of suspected house-breaking implements on Tuesday June 5. This is the fifth arrest in the area in recent weeks. The Fidelity ADT district manager, Jade Hanning, said when they received a call about a person...

Four Tamboerskloof arrests

Four suspects have been arrested in and around the suburb of Tamboerskloof in recent days, following separate incidents of alleged theft from motor vehicles.TamboerskloofIn the first incident (on 15 May 2018), a patrolling Fidelity ADT armed response officer received...

Information hub helps boost safety

After more than a decade, a hub to centralise information around the security of City Bowl residents is still going strong. Residents came together after a series of violent crimes in the area. The plan was to join forces and make a positive impact on the situation....

Cameras stunt break-ins

Reports of house break-ins are down in Tamboerskloof, with the local neighbourhood watch’s licence plate recognition cameras having played a big part. Announced at the TBK Watch’s recent annual general meeting, house break-ins have seen a drop since last year. In...

Police nab ‘gang’ in Tamboerskloof

Police arrested four suspects, including a woman, at an empty house in Tamboerskloof on Friday just a few blocks from where police inspector Lukas Nell was gunned down on Tuesday. When the police arrived, the four had bags of ammunition and stolen goods packed in bags...