Chicago Police Department
Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi
312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999
For Immediate Release Contact: Office of News Affairs
February 22, 2017 312-745-6110
DUI SATURATION PATROL – LINCOLN (020th) DISTRICT
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Lincoln
(020th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday,
February 24, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 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 in the Grand Central (025th) District on February 17-18,
2017 resulted in the following:
Driving Under the Influence 0
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 42
Insurance Violations 14
Driver’s License Violations 15
Safety Belt Violations 7
Traffic Violations (Other) 36
Total Citations 114
Other Arrests 1- Driving-license suspended
Vehicles Towed 5
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This alert gives notice of recent Strong Armed Robberies that have occurred within the boundaries of the 020th District (Lincoln). These robberies have occurred on Beat 2011, primarily in the area of Bryn Mawr to Foster, and California to Western.
20th District Tactical Officers observed Pilcher operating a vehicle without seatbelts and curbed the vehicle on the 1100 block of W. Foster on July 22, 2016 at approximately 3:25 pm.. When the officers approached the vehicle they detected a strong odor of cannabis emitting from inside the vehicle. Further investigation revealed Pilcher to be in possession of a handgun with a defaced serial number. Pilcher was placed into custody and charged accordingly. During the investigation it was determined that Pilcher was operating as an Uber driver and the passenger had hired Pilcher via a cell phone application. A name check of Pilcher revealed Pilcher to be a convicted felon. No further information is available at this time.
Wade was arrested after he was identified as the person who had appeared in public and claimed to be a member of the Chicago Police Department. A witness notified police officers with information that Wade was in possession of police equipment and uniform. Aware of that information, officers placed Wade into custody without incident on February 28, 2016 at 10:59pm in the 2700 Block of West Summerdale Ave. He was charged accordingly. No further information is available.
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Strike Force Patrol in the Lincoln (20th) District this weekend. The DUI Strike Force Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 13, 2016 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, February 14, 2016.
Missing was staying with daughter on 3000 block of E. 79th and got up in the middle of the night and left the residence. Missing resides in Rogers Park on 7300 block of North Ridge. Missing is deaf and in the early stages of dementia. Missing has used the red line trains to go from South to North side. Missing believed to be wearing a black coat, black hooded jacket, black leggings and black boots. Any information should be directed to the Special Victim’s Unit @ (312)744 8266
There have been three recent Commercial Robberies in the 17th and 20th Districts. In these cases, two offenders or three offenders entered the business, displayed a blue steel handgun and demanded money from the register. The offenders moved the victims to the rear of the store or into a storage area and took money, alcohol, cigarettes and other property.