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12 May

12 May 17- Community Alert-12th and 14 th District Motor Vehicle Thefts (17-CWP-008CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Community Alert
Motor Vehicle Thefts
12th, 14th Districts
(Near West, Shakespeare)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice in the 12th and 14th Districts of motor vehicle theft related
incidents that occurred during the months of April and May. In these incidents, the
offender’s rear ended the victim’s car and when the victim exited their vehicle to assess
the situation/damage, one offender enters the victim’s vehicle and flees the scene in
victim’s vehicle.
The incidents are listed below:
• 1100 Block of South Racine Avenue on April 7, 2017 at 5:24PM
• 400 Block of North Damen Avenue on April 10, 2017 at 7:30PM
• 500 Block of North Ashland Avenue on April 23, 2017 at 3:50 PM
• 700 Block of West Roosevelt Road on April 24, 2017 at 9:25 AM
• 1000 Block of West 15th Street on April 24, 2017 at 9:45AM
• 200 Block of North Ada Street on April 24, 2017 at 4:19 PM
• 500 Block of South Wood Street on May 10, 2017 at 5:35PM
• 400 Block of May Street on May 11, 2017 6:38PM
• 2200 Block of North Ashland on May 11, 2017 at 10:07PM
About the Offenders:
• Two to three offenders, one described as male black, approximately 18-25 years
of age, 5’04”-5’06”, 140-160lbs, dark complexion with possible scar on face and
cross tattoo on forehead; one described as male black with black dreadlocks hair
style
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 (scars, limp, acne, teeth, etc…)
• Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police
• If video surveillance equipment is present, please save a copy of the incident for
investigating detectives
• 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 Central
(312) 747-8382
JA-216347, JA-220173, JA-236141, JA-236906, JA-236884, JA-237398, JA-258480,
JA-259837, JA-260107
Alert #17-CWP-008CA
May 12, 2017
Reference: 17-CWP-008

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24 Apr

24 Apr 17 – Residential Burglaries 14th District

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Residential Burglaries
014th District (Shakespeare)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to the residents of the 14th District (Shakespeare) of multiple
residential burglaries that have occurred since January. In all of these burglaries, the
Offender forced entry to the residence during the daytime, when the resident was
away. The offender stole mainly electronic items and some jewelry.
Incident times and locations:
• 3500 block of W. Fullerton Ave (3 times in January and March)
• 2000 block of N. Drake Ave in January
• 2700 block of N. Central Park in February
• 3100 block of N. Christiana Ave in March
• 2700 block of N. Kedzie in April
Offender’s Description
Unknown
What you can do:
• Always be aware of your surroundings.
• Pay special attention to suspicious people loitering in the area and report them to
the police.
• If confronted by an offender, remain calm and comply.
• Remember any unique descriptive characteristics of offenders (Scars, limp, acne,
teeth etc.)
• Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of the offender(s)
including any vehicle description and license plate information and direction of
flight.
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area North
(312) 744-8263
JA-127282, JA-130407, JA-154994, JA-165639, JA-194002, JA-197861, JA-
220145
P17-N-100(CA)
24 April 2017

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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
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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

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6 Apr

06 Apr 17-14th District Armed Robberies (P17-N-084(CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Armed Robberies
14th District
(Shakespeare)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to three recent Strong Armed Robberies that occurred within
the boundaries of the 014th District (Shakespeare). In these Strong Armed
Robberies, multiple offenders robbed the victims while they are walking on the
sidewalk. The offenders demanded the victim’s property, then hit and kicked the
victims while taking the victim’s property.
Incident times and locations:
• 1300 block of N. Hoyne on April 1, 2017 at 3:00am.
• 2000 block of W. Shakespeare on April 1, 2017 at 3:10am.
• 1900 block of N. Wilmot on April 1, 2017 at 4:10am.
About the Offender:
There are multiple offenders in each robbery. The offenders are described as being
Black males, 18 to 25 years of age, unknown height and weight. One of the
offenders was wearing a multi-colored jacket or sweatshirt.
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-208154, JA-208152, JA-208227
Reference: P17-N-084
Alert#P17-N-084(CA)
April 6, 2017

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4 Mar

UPDATE: Photos have been added of the wanted offenders and vehicle used

04 Mar 17-Business Alert – Area North -Commercial Armed Robberies (P17-n-057ba (1))

Bureau of Detectives – Area North

Business Alert
Commercial Armed Robberies

014th, 016th, 017th, 025th Districts
(Area North)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of multiple Armed Robberies that occurred at businesses in
the 014th, 016th, 017th and 025th Districts on March 4th, 2017. Two offenders entered
the businesses, displayed a handgun and took money. The offenders fled the scene
in a dark-colored sport utility vehicle. Incident times and locations are listed below:
• 6500 Block of West Belmont Avenue on March 4th, 2017 at 2:07 am.
• 3200 Block of West Diversey Avenue on March 4th, 2017 at 2:55 am.
• 4300 Block of West Irving Park Road on March 4th, 2017 at 3:15 am.
• 3000 Block of North Pulaski Road on March 4th, 2017 at 3:41 am.
About the Offenders:
• Male White Hispanic, 18 to 40 years-old, 5’04 to 5’08, 170-200 pounds
• Male White Hispanic, 18 to 40 years-old, 5’03 to 5’08, 130-150 pounds
What you can do:
• Report suspicious activity immediately
• If you confront 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-174354, JA-174350, JA-174366, JA-174382
Alert # P17-N-057BA
March 4, 2017

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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

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