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10 May

10 May 17- 17th District Motor Vehicle Thefts Community Alert (P17-N-110CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Motor Vehicle Thefts
17th District (Albany Park)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of several motor vehicle thefts that occurred within the
boundaries of the 17th District (Albany Park) on Beat 1732. In all of these incidents,
the unknown offender(s) stole motor vehicles that were parked on residential streets
with the doors locked.
Incident times and locations:
• 3300 Block of North Ridgeway Avenue on April 24, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:00
pm.
• 3600 Block of West Roscoe Street on April 25, 2017 at 7:05 am.
• 3800 Block of North Pulaski Road on April 25, 2017 from 2:30 pm to 3:00 pm.
• 3800 Block of North St Louis Avenue on April 25, 2017 at 7:30 pm.
• 4000 Block of West Warwick Avenue on April 27, 2017 at 7:10 am.
• 3300 Block of North Ridgeway Avenue on May 6, 2017 at 8:00 pm.
About the Offenders:
• No description at this time
What you can do:
• Be aware of this crime and alert your neighbors.
• Pay special attention to any suspicious people loitering in the area.
• If there are suspicious people in the rear of your residence, do not park your
vehicle. Drive to a safe place nearby and call 911.
• 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-237314, JA-238332, JA-239214, JA-239103, JA-240911, JA-254036
Reference: P17-N-110
Alert#P17-N-110(CA)
May 10, 2017

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8 May

08 MAy 17 – Com ALert Sexual Exploitation of a Child 17th DistOn May 8, 2017, between 4:15 and 4:30pm, the 14 year old female victim was walking home from school.  While at the northwest corner of Gunnison and Sacramento, the victim was approached by the offender, who was driving a black vehicle.  The offender engaged the victim in conversation and asked her to look at something he was holding.  When the victim leaned over to look, she observed that the offender did not have any pants on and was masturbating.  The victim then ran away and the offender fled southbound on Sacramento.

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3 May
This alert gives notice of two recent Armed Robberies that have occurred within the boundaries of the 17th District (Albany Park). In both incidents, the victims were standing at CTA Bus Stops when they were robbed. In one incident, the offenders displayed a handgun and took the victim’s wallet. In the other incident, the offender placed an object against the victim’s back and took his wallet. For More Information Click Here
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21 Apr

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, April 22, 2017 and end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, April 23, 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.

22 APR 17 DUI 17th District

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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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10 Apr
This alert gives notice of two recent Attempt Robbery incidents that have occurred in April in the 17th District. In each incident, the victims were walking when the offenders pulled up in a vehicle and demanded money from the victims. In the most recent incident on April 9th, the offenders implied that they were armed with a firearm. In both incidents, the offenders fled the scene without taking any property from the victims. For More Information Click Here
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