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17th District
18 Mar

18 Mar 17 -Community Alert -17th District -Motor Vehicle Thefts (P17-N-071(CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Motor Vehicle Thefts
17th District
(Albany Park)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to numerous Motor Vehicle Thefts that have occurred within
the boundaries of the 17th District (Albany Park). All of these Motor Vehicle Thefts
occurred on a stretch of Lawrence Ave. from 3200 block of W. Lawrence up to the
4200 block of W. Lawrence. In most of these Motor Vehicle Thefts, the keys to the
vehicle were left in the vehicle, and the unknown offender(s) then took the vehicle.
Incident times and locations:
Since February 5, 2017 to March 16, 2017 , there were (4) Motor Vehicle Thefts
from the 3200 block of Lawrence to the 3700 block of Lawrence, and (5) Motor
Vehicle Thefts from the 3800 block of Lawrence to the 4200 block of Lawrence.
These Thefts are occurring mainly in the late evening hours.
About the Offender:
• Unknown 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.
• Do not leave your car keys in the vehicle.
• 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) 744-2070
JA-142335, JA-144516, JA-149184, JA-155211, JA-167190, JA-178393,
JA-180117, JA-179693, JA-189709
Reference: P17-N-071
Alert#P17-N-071(CA)
March 18, 2017

17 Mar

17 Mar 17 -Community Alert -17th District Residential Burglareis (P17-N-068(CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Residential Burglaries
17th District
(Albany Park)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of two recent Residential Burglaries that occurred within the
boundaries of the 17th District (Albany Park) on Bt.1724. Specifically, in the area
from California to Kedzie, and Sunnyside to Berteau. In these burglaries, the
offender(s) entered the residence by cutting or removing a screen window, once in
the residence offender(s) then removed property.
Incident times and locations:
• 4400 block of N. Whipple on March 8, 2017 between 7:50am & 7:30pm.
• 2800 block of W. Cullom on March 10, 2017 between 7:45am & 7:00pm.
About the Offender:
• Unknown 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.
• Make sure that all doors and windows are locked upon exiting your residence.
• If possible, purchase and maintain a working alarm system.
• If going out of town, notify only trusted family members or friends.
• 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-180234, JA-182837
Reference: P17-N-068
Alert#P17-N-068(CA)
March 17, 2017

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

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
13 Jan

This alert gives notice to the residents of the 17th District (Albany Park) of two Residential Burglaries that have occurred in the month of January. In these two burglaries, the offender(s) forcibly entered the residence through a front or rear door and removed property from therein.

13 Jan 17- 17th Dist Burglaries (P17-N-004) CA

 

19 Nov

This alert gives notice to several Armed Robberies that have occurred within the boundaries of the 017th  District (Albany Park). There have been several robberies in which one or two offenders approach the victims on the street, and demand the victim’s property while pointing a handgun at the victim.

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