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19 Mar

19 Mar 17-Community Alert -19th District Armed Robberies (P17-N-073(CA) (1)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Strong Arm Robberies
19th District
(Town Hall)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to recent Strong Armed Robberies that have occurred within
the boundaries of the 19th District (Town Hall). In these robberies, a group of
offenders approached the victims on the street, and all of the offenders began to
punch and kick the victims, knocking them to the ground. While continuing to beat
the victims while they are on the ground, the offenders also took property from the
victims.
Incident times and locations:
• 2700 block of W. Lawrence on March 7, 2017 at 1:10am.
• 4500 block of N. Magnolia on March 7, 2017 at 8:30pm.
• 4500 block of N. Broadway on March 11, 2017 at 5:30am.
About the Offender:
There are several described offenders in these robberies. The offenders are Black
males between the ages of 15-25, varying in height from 5’9″ tall to 6’0″ tall. The
offenders have been wearing different colored hooded sweatshirts and blue jeans.
What you can do:
• Be aware of this crime and alert your neighbors.
• Pay special attention to any suspicious people loitering in the area.
• Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of the offender(s)
including any vehicle description and license plate information.
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area North
(312) 744-8263
JA-177755, JA-178957, JA-183332
Reference: P17-N-073
Alert#P17-N-073(CA)
March 19, 2017

18 Mar

18 Mar 17 – UPDATED Community Alert -8th District Child Luring ( JA191518)

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Community Alert
Wanted for Child Luring
8TH District
About the Crime:
On Saturday, March 18, 2017, at approximately 12:30p.m., in the 6000 block of
South Talman Ave, Chicago Il, an unknown male driving a Ford Escort, dark green in
color bearing license plate ZV62672, attempted to lure a 13 year old female as she
walked down the sidewalk. The male driver asked the victim where she was going
and used a hand gesture and motioned her to come to his vehicle. The victim
informed her mother of what had just transpired. The offender fled but returned a
short time later, pulled up to the victim’s mother asking the whereabouts of the
victim.
About The Offender
• Offender (Driver) – A male black, short black hair between the age of 30-35, Dark
complexion wearing maroon colored baseball cap. The offender did not have
visible tattoos / piercings.
Vehicle Driven
• 1999 2 door Ford Escort, dark green color. License plate ZV62672. No
noticeable logos, stickers or damage on the vehicle.
What you can do:
• Be aware of this situation and alert your neighbors.
• Call 911 to report any suspicious persons, vehicles or activity in your
neighborhood.
• Do not let children walk or play alone. Identify safe havens along your child’s
route between school and home, such as businesses or trusted neighbors.
• Always teach your children to be aware of their surroundings.
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
(312) 747-8380
JA191518
JA191518
March 18, 2017

18 Mar

18 Mar 17 -Business Alert -4th District Armed Robberies to Metro PCS

Bureau of Detectives – Area South
Business Alert
Armed Robberies
Beat 412 – 4th District
(South Chicago)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of recent Armed Robberies to Metro PCS businesses that
occurred within the boundaries of Beat 412, in the 4th District (South Chicago). In
these incidents, the unknown offender(s) entered into the businesses, approached
the victim, produced a handgun and announced a robbery.
Incident times and locations:
• 1347 E. 87th St., Wednesday 08 February 2017
• 8546 S. Stony Island, Tuesday 14 March 2017
• 8100 S. Stony Island, Saturday 18 March 2017
About the Offender(s):
• One Male Black Offender 5’06”-6’02”, 140-170lbs
What you can do:
• Be aware of your surroundings
• Be aware of this crime.
• Pay special attention to any suspicious persons or vehicles loitering in the area.
• Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of any suspicious people
including any vehicle description and license plate information.
If you have any information, contact
Bureau of Detectives – Area South
(312) 747-8273
Reference RD#: JA-146208, JA-186460, JA-191707
P17-2-028
18 March 2017

18 Mar

18 Mar 17 -Community Alert -17th District -Motor Vehicle Thefts (P17-N-071(CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Motor Vehicle Thefts
17th District
(Albany Park)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to numerous Motor Vehicle Thefts that have occurred within
the boundaries of the 17th District (Albany Park). All of these Motor Vehicle Thefts
occurred on a stretch of Lawrence Ave. from 3200 block of W. Lawrence up to the
4200 block of W. Lawrence. In most of these Motor Vehicle Thefts, the keys to the
vehicle were left in the vehicle, and the unknown offender(s) then took the vehicle.
Incident times and locations:
Since February 5, 2017 to March 16, 2017 , there were (4) Motor Vehicle Thefts
from the 3200 block of Lawrence to the 3700 block of Lawrence, and (5) Motor
Vehicle Thefts from the 3800 block of Lawrence to the 4200 block of Lawrence.
These Thefts are occurring mainly in the late evening hours.
About the Offender:
• Unknown at this time
What you can do:
• Be aware of this crime and alert your neighbors.
• Pay special attention to any suspicious people loitering in the area.
• Do not leave your car keys in the vehicle.
• Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of the offender(s)
including any vehicle description and license plate information.
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area North
(312) 744-2070
JA-142335, JA-144516, JA-149184, JA-155211, JA-167190, JA-178393,
JA-180117, JA-179693, JA-189709
Reference: P17-N-071
Alert#P17-N-071(CA)
March 18, 2017

17 Mar

17 Mar 17 -Community Alert -17th District Residential Burglareis (P17-N-068(CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Residential Burglaries
17th District
(Albany Park)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of two recent Residential Burglaries that occurred within the
boundaries of the 17th District (Albany Park) on Bt.1724. Specifically, in the area
from California to Kedzie, and Sunnyside to Berteau. In these burglaries, the
offender(s) entered the residence by cutting or removing a screen window, once in
the residence offender(s) then removed property.
Incident times and locations:
• 4400 block of N. Whipple on March 8, 2017 between 7:50am & 7:30pm.
• 2800 block of W. Cullom on March 10, 2017 between 7:45am & 7:00pm.
About the Offender:
• Unknown at this time
What you can do:
• Be aware of this crime and alert your neighbors.
• Pay special attention to any suspicious people loitering in the area.
• Make sure that all doors and windows are locked upon exiting your residence.
• If possible, purchase and maintain a working alarm system.
• If going out of town, notify only trusted family members or friends.
• Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of the offender(s)
including any vehicle description and license plate information.
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area North
(312) 744-8263
JA-180234, JA-182837
Reference: P17-N-068
Alert#P17-N-068(CA)
March 17, 2017

16 Mar

16 Mar 17 -Community Alert-19th District Motor Vehicle Thefts (P17-N-067(CA))

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Motor Vehicle Thefts
19th District
(Town Hall)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to three recent Motor Vehicle Thefts that have occurred within
the boundaries of the 19th District. The three Motor Vehicle Thefts occurred on Bt.
1935, in the area between Clark to Lincoln, and Wrightwood to Fullerton. In these
incidents, the keys to the vehicle are left inside the vehicle, and unknown offender(s)
take the vehicle.
Incident times and locations:
• 2400 block of N. Lincoln on March 2, 2017 between 6:30pm & 9:00pm.
• 2400 block of N. Lincoln on March 5, 2017 at 4:00pm.
• 500 block of W. Deming on March 9, 2017 at 5:40pm.
About the Offender:
• Unknown at this time
What you can do:
• Be aware of this crime and alert your neighbors.
• Pay special attention to any suspicious people loitering in the area.
• Do not leave your car keys in the vehicle.
• Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of the offender(s)
including any vehicle description and license plate information.
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area North
(312) 744-2070
JA-172975, JA-175987, JA-181313
Reference: P17-N-067
Alert#P17-N-067(CA)
March 16, 2017

16 Mar

16 Mar 17 -Business Alert -1st District- Burglary (P17-1-061)

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Business Alert
Burglary
1st District (Central)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to construction sites operating in the 1st District (Central) of
burglary related incidents during the month of March. Offender(s) cut the chain link
fence or gate locks to enter construction sites. Once inside, the offenders located
management trailers or tool gang boxes, where they forced entry and committed a
theft of power tools, construction equipment and supplies. These incidents occurred
over the weekend when job sites were unattended, during unknown hours, in the
general geographical locations listed below:
Incident times and locations:
• 100 block of E. Cermak Rd. on 10-13 March between 10:45 PM and 6:45 AM
• 1400 block of S. Michigan Ave. on 10-13 March between 4:00 PM and 8:00 AM
About the offenders:
• Unknown.
What you can do:
• Keep the perimeter of your property well lighted
• Update security video equipment
• Report suspicious activity immediately
• Keep doors and windows secured
• Immediately repair any broken windows, doors or locks
• If you are a victim do not touch anything, call police immediately
• If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
(312) 747-8384
JA185079, JA186473
(Reference: PATTERN # P17-1-061)
Alert # P17-1-061BA
March 16, 2017