Burglaries Increased In August

Burglaries increased in northern Greenville County during the month of August. According to crime map statistics 11 burglaries were reported to the Greenville County Sheriff's Office between August 1st and August 31st. There were only 5 reported in the same area in July.


Burglars seemed to have had a high interest in the Lawton Road area of Cleveland as three burglaries were reported there on August 12th, August 9th and August 3rd.


Other burglaries were reported at the following locations:


1700 block of Little Texas Road, Travelers Rest on August 26th; 4500 block of Geer Highway, Cleveland on August 19th; 2600 block of Tigerville Road, Travelers Rest where a restaurant was burglarized on August 28th; 24900 block of Highway 25 North, Travelers Rest where a restaurant was burglarized on August 13th; Rock Quarry Road, Travelers Rest where an attempted burglary took place on August 13th; Lawton Road, Cleveland on August 12th; Lawton Road, Cleveland on August 9th; Lawton Road, Cleveland on August 3rd; 200 block of Goodwin Road, Travelers Rest where an attempted burglary was reported on August 12th; 2600 block of Tigerville Road, Travelers Rest where an attempted burglary to a restaurant was reported on August 1st and 5100 block of Mountain View Road, Taylors where an attempted burglary was reported at another restaurant.


Other crimes:

Bates Crossing Road, Travelers Rest, Grand Theft Auto, August 30th; Whitney Street Slater (Park), Slater Larceny on August 26th; Dacusville Road, Marietta Possession of Gun or Knife During A Violent Crime August 26th; 400 block of Lynnwood Drive, Travelers Rest Mal Damage on August 27th; Melodyaire Court, Travelers Rest, Assault and Battery on August 24th; Pine Forest Drive, Travelers Rest (Park) Grand Larceny on August 23rd; Robertson Circle, Travelers Rest, Assault and Battery on August 22nd; Geer Highway, Travelers Rest, Possession of Meth on August 22nd; Sherwood Road, Marietta Larceny on August 28th; Long Shoals Road, Marietta, Assault and Battery on August 24th; Pleasant Ridge Park, Highway 11, Marietta Larceny on August 30th; Heritage Woods Trail, Marietta Assault and Battery on August 28th; Gap Creek Road, Marietta Grand Theft Auto on August 22nd; Solomon Jones Road, Transylvania County, NC Assault On A Woman on August 24th (near NC, SC state line, investigated by Transylvania County Sheriff's Office); Elseeto Drive, Transylvania County, NC Assault on A Woman on August 28th (investigated by Transylvania County Sheriff's Office); Silversteen Road, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania County, NC, Assault on Government Official on August 5th; 5100 block Mountain Creek Road, Taylors Armed Robbery in a parking lot on August 20th; Sunset Mountain Court, Travelers Rest Autobreaking on August 17th; Sunset Mountain Court, Travelers Rest Autobreaking on August 17th; Sunset Mountain Court, Travelers Rest Autobreaking on August 17th; 900 block of Slater Road, Marietta Larceny on August 13th; 3200 block of Geer Highway, Marietta Larceny at Bank of Travelers Rest on August 2nd; 100 block of Baker Circle, Marietta Larceny on August 12th; Lawton Road, Marietta, Assault and Battery on August 2nd.