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15th District
23 Apr

23 Apr 17- 15th District Community alert attempt kidnapping

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Wanted for Attempt Kidnapping
15th District
About This Crime
• On April 23, 2017, at approximately 3:35 p.m., a female juvenile was playing on
the sidewalk near Jackson and Lockwood. The minor fell off her bicycle and an
unknown offender approached her and put a plastic bag over her head. The
minor got scared and kicked the offender causing him to run away east on
Jackson then south on Lockwood. The minor ran into the home where her
mother was visiting and alerted her mother who then called 911. The victim was
visiting relatives and is not familiar with the neighborhood.
About the Offender and Vehicle
• The offender is a male black, dark complexion, 5 ”5, medium build, approximate
40 years of age, with a bald head. The offender has a tattoo of a heart on his
neck and was wearing a brown long sleeve shirt, black pants, and blue low top
gym shoes.
What You Can Do
• Call 911 to report any suspicious persons or activity
• Walk in pairs
• Don’t talk to strangers or approach strange vehicles
• Be aware of your surroundings travel in well-lit and populated areas
If you have any information about this incident,
Please call the Area North Bureau of Detectives at (312) 744-8261
Anonymous Tips can be submitted to TIPSOFT.COM
Reference – RD# JA-236144
April 23, 2017

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

21 Feb

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Department (CPD) Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced today the expansion of CPD’s new predictive policing strategy to more parts of the south and west sides – making district intelligence the driver of Chicago’s crime fight by using new technology and tools to help police get ahead of crime and prevent violence from happening in the first place.

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26 Jan

26Jan17 DUI 15th District


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 26, 2017 312-745-6110
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Austin (15th)
District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday,
January 28, 2017 and end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 29, 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
The DUI Saturation Patrol conducted along Lake Shore Drive on January 21-22, 2017,
resulted in the following:
Driving Under the Influence 1
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 13
Speed Violations 10
Driver’s License Violations 5
Insurance Violations 7
Traffic Violations (Other) 18
Total Citations 54
Other Arrests 0
Vehicles Towed 4
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