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17 May

17 May 17 – Community Alert 15th District Wanted for Attempt Child Luring 015th DistrictOn May 04, 2017 at, at approximately 7:30 a.m., the 12 year-old minor victim was walking on the 400 block of North Cicero. The unknown offender was standing in the alley and walked closer towards the victim. The offender looked up and down at the victim and said “hey, hey, come here”. The minor victim continued to walk away but the offender followed her to Ferdinand Street. As the offender got closer the victim in fear for her safety began to run until she caught up to her brother. The victim notified the school and her mother who called 911. The offender fled on foot in unknown direction.

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14 May

14 May 17-Community Alert-15th District Attempt Child Luring (JA 262-778)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Attempt Child Luring
(15th District)
About This Crime
On May 13, 2017, at approximately 9:50 p.m., an 8 year-old female was riding her
bicycle on the 700 block of N. Long Ave. when an unknown male subject approached
her near the intersection of Long Ave. and Chicago Ave. The male subject pointed to
the park located at Howe School across the street and stated to her, “Meet by the park,
I will be there.” The child then immediately rode her bicycle back home. The male
subject then walked southbound on Long Ave. and westbound on Huron Ave.
About the Offender
Male Black, approximately 35-55 years of age, 5’08”-5’09” in height, 160-180 pounds,
black hair, short hair style, brown eyes, possibly wearing an orange shirt.
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 and travel in well lit and populated areas.
If you have any information about this incident, please call
Area North Bureau of Detectives at (312) 744-8200
Anonymous Tips can be submitted to TIPSOFT.COM
Reference – RD# JA262778
Alert # JA262778
May 14, 2017

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12 May

12 May 17- Community Alert- 15th District Wanted for Sexual Exploitation of a Child

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Wanted for Sexual Exploitation of a Child
15th District (Austin)
About This Crime
On May 12, 2017, at approximately 8:04 A.M., a minor female was walking to school
from the 4900 block of Monroe St., traveling E/B. The unknown offender was walking
S/B on Lavergne Ave. and began to follow the victim as she walked E/B on Monroe St.
toward Cicero Ave. The offender walked up beside the victim and told her “You are
beautiful” and continued to walk E/B with the victim. The victim then began to walk N/B
on Cicero Ave when the offender told the victim “You are too young for this” and
displayed his penis to the victim. The victim then ran N/B on Cicero and ran to Kipp
Create School at 4818 W. Ohio St., where the victim attends and alerted school
officials. School officials then in turn called police.
About the Offender
• The offender is a male black, approximately 24-45 years of age, 5″06″ to 5’08” in
height, 150 to 190 lbs., medium complexion, with brown eyes. The offender was
last seen wearing red/black/gold leather jacket and blue jean pants.
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-260451
JA-260451
May 12, 2017

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2 May

02 May 17 CPD ALERT – Robberies 15th District (P17-N-105)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Armed Robberies
15th District (Area North)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of recent Armed Robberies/Strong Armed Robberies that have
occurred in the 15th District. In each incident, the offender(s) approached the victims while
they are alone and returning to their vehicles after exiting businesses along Chicago Avenue.
All incidents are occurring in the late evening hours. Incident times and locations are listed
below:
• 5100 Block of West Chicago on April 22, 2017 at 11:15pm.
• 5600 Block of West Chicago on April 25, 2017 at 10:45pm.
• 5200 Block of West Chicago on April 29, 2017 at 10:30pm.
• 5600 Block of West Chicago on April 30, 2017 at 10:48pm.
About the Offender(s):
• #1 Male black, 28 to 35 years-old, approx. 5’10”-6’1″ , approx. 170-190lbs
• #2 Male black, 20 to 30 years-old, approx. 5’5″-5’7″, approx.150-170lbs
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-235570, JA-239311, JA-244607, JA-245699
Alert # P17-N-105
May 02, 2017

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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
JA-236144
April 23, 2017

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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

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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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15 Feb
This alert gives notice to several Residential Burglaries that have occurred within the boundaries of the 15th District (Austin). In these burglaries, the offender(s) forcibly or unlawfully enter the front or rear doors of the residence and remove property. For More Information Click Here
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