A resurgence of mountain crime saw a cyclist bound and gagged by panga-wielding robbers on a Tokai trail, while two US tourists were assaulted and robbed on Table Mountain barely 24 hours later.
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The challenge of personal security in our wilderness areas is a subject that most of us abhor, however it is unfortunately something we cannot ignore.
Hikers Mugged, another attack on hikers in Kommetjie. The report below is via Facebook and was reported by a resident in Kommetjie.
A report has come in that two hikers were mugged at gun point today while hiking up Slangkop Mountain in Kommetjie.
Female UCT student robbed and assaulted at the Rhodes Memorial building above UCT Upper Campus.
Video of an armed gunman and 2 others robbing a mountain biker of his bike and other possessions.
One suspect was arrested and detectives reported that the suspect could be linked with other robbery cases.
An Australian tourist was stabbed on Lion’s Head and another person injured in the Sandy Bay vicinity in separate muggings an hour apart
A SANParks ranger is recovering in hospital after he had been stabbed several times by a man while on patrol on Karbonkelberg in Hout Bay yesterday
A gunman and two knife-wielding muggers jumped from behind a bush and accosted cyclist Benjamin Bungartz just after he had walked his bicycle across a stream on a Hout Bay mountain trail.