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22 Apr

22 Apr 17- 11th and 15th Armed Robberies and Vehicle Hijackings Community Alert (P17-n-094ca)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Armed Robberies/Vehicle Hijackings
11th and 15th District (Area North)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of recent Armed Robberies and Vehicle Hijackings that
occurred in the 11th and 15th Districts. In each incident, the offenders approached the
victims from a white vehicle, displayed handguns with extended clips and demanded
property and vehicle from the victims. Incident times and locations are listed below:
• 4300 Block of West Fifth Avenue on April 8, 2017 at 5:00am.
• 2400 Block of West Taylor on 13 April, 2017 at 07:00am.
• 4700 Block of West Arthington Avenue on April 15, 2017 at 3:00am.
• 4700 Block of West Polk Avenue on April 15, 2017 at 6:20am.
• 1100 Block of South Cicero Avenue on April 16, 2017 at 6:45pm.
About the Offender(s):
• #1 Male black, 20 to 30 years-old, 5’08-6’02, 140-180 pounds, short hair
• #2 Male black, 20 to 30 years-old, ~5’07, ~150 pounds, with braids
• #3 not described
• #4 not described
What you can do:
• Always be aware of your surroundings
• Report suspicious activity immediately
• If you are confronted by an assailant remain calm
• Remember any unique physical characteristics (ie., scars, limp, acne, teeth)
• Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police
• If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information
• Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area North
(312) 744-8263
RD#s JA-216979, JA-222949, JA-225433, JA-255452, JA-227351
Alert # P17-N-094
April 22, 2017

20 Apr
This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 8th District (Chicago Lawn) of burglary incidents which have occurred during the month of April. In these incidents, offender(s) gain entry into a residence/garage through a window/door and take property from therein.
Incident Times and Locations:
•6100 Block of South Keeler Avenue on April 7, 2017 at 12:05 a.m.
•6100 Block of South Kolmar Avenue on April 9-10, 2017 between 6:00 p.m. – 7:40 a.m.
•6200 Block of South Keeler Avenue on April 13, 2017 between 1:30 p.m. – 10:20 p.m.
•6200 Block of South Kolmar Avenue on April 14, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.
19 Apr

On Saturday, April 15, 2017, at approximately 9:30 p.m., a 6-year-old female was in a grocery store located on the 3900 block of W. Diversey Ave., when a male White Hispanic approached her, motioned her over to him and kissed her on her cheek.

19Apr2017 CORRECTED – Wanted for Crim Sex Abuse (JA226451) 025th Dist

 

18 Apr
This alert gives notice of recent Armed Robberies that have occurred in the 14th, 17th and 19th Districts. In these robberies, the victims (taxi drivers) pick up the offender as a fare and once at the destination, the offender announces a robbery by placing the victims in a headlock, placing what the victim believed to be a handgun to their head demanding money in two instances and producing a large knife in the other. On the last incident the offender stabbed the victim in the torso. The offender then takes money and cellphones from the victims. For More Information Click Here
15 Apr

15 Apr 17- 14th, 17th, 19th District Community Alert – Armed Robberies of Taxi Drivers ( P17-N-090(CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Armed Robberies
Of Taxi Drivers
14th, 17th, and 19th Districts
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to recent Armed Robberies that occurred in the 14th, 17th and
19th Districts. In these robberies, the victims (taxi drivers) picked up the offender as
a fare and once at the destination the offender announced a robbery by placing the
victims in a headlock and placing what the victim believed to be a handgun to their
head demanding money in two instances and producing a large knife in the other.
The offender took money and cellphones from the victims.
Incident times and locations:
• 2000 block of W. Webster on April 14, 2017 at 1:25am.
• 3500 block of W. Melrose on April 14, 2017 at 3:00am and 3:20am.
• 3700 block of N. Clark on April 15, 2017 at 1:20am.
About the Offender:
• The offender is described as a male Hispanic, 5’07 – 5’09, 150 – 160 pounds,
clean shaven, wearing a black baseball cap, black hooded sweatshirt, 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-224024, JA-224069, JA-225321
Reference: P17-N-090
Alert#P17-N-090(CA)
April 15, 2017

15 Apr

15 Apr 17- 24th District Residential Burglaries (P17-N-091CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Residential Burglaries
24th District
(Rogers Park)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to the residents of the 24th District (Rogers Park) of apartment
and residential burglaries that have occurred. In these incidents, unknown
offender(s) have entered apartments and residences, through the front door, while
the occupants are present. Money, credit cards, keys, and other miscellaneous
items were taken.
Incident times and locations:
• 2400 block of W. Morse Ave. on March 29, 2017 at 10:55 PM
• 6800 block of N. Kedzie Ave. on April 04, 2017 at 7:10 PM
About the Offender:
In one of the incidents the Offender was described as being an Unknown Male, ‘507-
5’10, 140-170 lbs., wearing black hooded sweatshirt and black pants.
What you can do:
• Be aware of this crime and alert nearby areas.
• Pay special attention to any suspicious people or vehicles loitering in the area.
• Have and maintain a working surveillance system.
• 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-205533, JA-212699
Reference: P17-N-091
Alert#P17-N-091(CA)
April 16, 2017

14 Apr

This alert gives notice to the residents of the 12th District (Near West) of Motor Vehicle Theft related incidents which have occurred during the month of April. During these incidents, the offenders rear-ended the victim’s vehicles while in traffic. Once the victim exited their vehicle to assess the situation/damage, a second offender entered the victim’s driver side door and fled with the vehicle.

14 Apr 17- 12th Dist Motor Vehicle Theft (P17-1-091) CA