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9 Feb

NEWS RELEASE

Chicago Police Department

Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi

Superintendent Director

312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999

For Immediate Release Contact: Office of News Affairs

February 9, 2017 312-745-6110

DUI SATURATION PATROL – OGDEN (10th) DISTRICT

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Ogden (10th)

District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday,

February 10, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 11, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers

that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place

emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for

speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow

officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI)

prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows

for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation

Patrol.

The DUI Saturation Patrol conducted in the Near West (12th) District on February 4-5, 2017

resulted in the following:

Driving Under the Influence 2

Unsafe Vehicle Violations 28

Insurance Violations 9

Driver’s License Violations 6

Safety Belt Violations 5

Traffic Violations (Other) 15

Total Citations 65

Other Arrests 0

Vehicles Towed 5

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Chicago Police Department
Office of Communications
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999
9 Feb

NEWS RELEASE

Chicago Police Department

Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi

Superintendent Director

312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999

For Immediate Release Contact: Office of News Affairs

February 9, 2017 312-745-6110

DUI SATURATION PATROL – ALBANY PARK (17th) DISTRICT

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Albany Park

(17th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 6:00 p.m. on

Saturday, February 11, 2017 and end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, February 12, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers

that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place

emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for

speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow

officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI)

prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows

for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation

Patrol.

The DUI Saturation Patrol conducted in the Near West (12th) District on February 4-5, 2017

resulted in the following:

Driving Under the Influence 2

Unsafe Vehicle Violations 28

Insurance Violations 9

Driver’s License Violations 6

Safety Belt Violations 5

Traffic Violations (Other) 15

Total Citations 65

Other Arrests 0

Vehicles Towed 5

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Chicago Police Department
7 Feb

Bureau of Detectives – Area North

Community Alert

 Armed Robbery and Home Invasion – 011th District (Harrison)

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice of two recent Incidents that have occurred in the 011th District. In the first incident, the victim was walking in an alley and the two offenders pulled up in a 4-door silver vehicle. One offender exited the vehicle, displayed a handgun and took money and clothing from the victim. The victim related that the offender had a hand held radio and a blue shirt that had a patch that resembled a police patch. In the second incident, the two offenders approached the victims in the hallway of an apartment building and displayed a handgun and one of the offenders was wearing a blue shirt with a patch that resembled a police patch. The victims fled on foot into an apartment and the offenders forcibly entered the apartment and took a television from the apartment. Incident times and locations are listed below:

  • 200 Block of South Kilbourn Avenue on February 6, 2017 at 11:10 pm.
  • 800 Block of North Monticello Avenue on February 7, 2017 at 1:05 am.

About the Offenders:

  • Male white, 22-35 years-old, 6’02 to 6’05, 170 pounds, wearing a blue shirt with a police patch
  • Male black, 23-30 years-old

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-1444419, JA-1444476

 Click here for more information

31 Jan

About This Crime

On Monday, January 30, 2017, at approximately 2:30 p.m., a white colored Toyota Corolla was traveling northbound on Central Park Avenue was struck by a silver colored Oldsmobile Silhouette minivan traveling eastbound on Garfield Square Drive at a high rate of speed.

 

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30 Jan

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice of armed robberies that have occurred in the 14th District. During these incidents, the offenders, who were armed with a knife, exited a car and demanded property from victims at knifepoint.

 

30 Jan 2017 Armed Robb (P17-N-029) 14th Dist CA

30 Jan

NEWS RELEASE

Chicago Police Department

Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi

Superintendent Director

312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999

For Immediate Release Contact: Office of News Affairs

January 30, 2017 312-745-6110

South Side Man Charged with Attempted Murder

Offender: Clifton Banks, 36

Residence: 8700 Block of S. Emerald Ave.

Charges: Two Felony Counts – Attempt Murder – First Degree

Court : Central Bond Court – 2600 S. California Avenue – January 30, 2017

Narrative: Banks was arrested after being positively identified as the offender who fired a

weapon striking a 39 yr old male in the head and a 30 yr old male in the left leg

after being involved in a verbal and physical altercation in the 1200 block of N.

State, on January 28, 2017 at approximately 3:27 a.m. The victims were

transported to Northwestern Sinai Hospital and were listed in stable condition.

Banks was located by responding officers on the scene and charged accordingly.

A second suspect who was questioned in this incident has been released without

charging. No further information is available at this time.

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Chicago Police Department
Office of News Affairs
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999