The Cape Navigator

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Tag: Jakes Gerwel Drive

Surge in Smash-and-Grab ‘Window Shopping’ Prompts Urgent Call for Greater Vigilance

The City of Cape Town is grappling with a concerning surge in smash-and-grab incidents along the notorious Jakes Gerwel Drive, with intersections such as Bluegum, Bofors, Jakkalsvlei, and the N2 identified as hotspots. Recent statistics from the Metro Police Strategic Surveillance Unit reveal a notable increase in these crimes, sparking a renewed call for motorists […]

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