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Community Alert
29 Mar

This alert gives notice to residents of the 009th District (Deering) of a Robbery/Vehicular Hijacking incident that occurred on the 1700 block of West 47th St. on March 23, 2017 at approximately 4:00 p.m. A 32-year-old female exited her vehicle and entered into a retail establishment with her vehicle running while still occupied by a 60-year-old female and a 1-year-old female. An unknown male offender entered into the driver’s seat of the vehicle and drove away northbound on Hermitage. After a brief struggle, both victims were able to escape the vehicle on the 4600 block of S. Hermitage. The offender then fled eastbound on 46th St. No injuries were reported in this incident.

29 Mar 17- 9th Dist Seeking to Identify Vehicular Hijacking (JA197650) CA

29 Mar
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to citizens in the 12th District (Near West) of robbery incidents which have occurred during the month of March. In these incidents, victims are approached and robbed of their personal belongings.
Incident Times and Locations:
•800 Block of West Wayman Street on March 9, 2017 at 3:10 p.m.
•400 Block of North Sangamon Street on March 13, 2017 at 5:10 p.m
26 Mar

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

   Community Alert

Burglary

009th District (Deering)

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 009th District (Deering) of burglary incidents which have occurred during the month of March. In these incidents, offender(s) gain entry by force into residences and take property from therein. These incidents have occurred at various hours of the day in the general geographical locations listed below:

Incident times and locations:

5000 Block of South California Avenue on March 1, 2017 at 8:45AM.

5000 Block of South Artesian on March 4, 2017 at 12:00PM.

5000 Block of South Maplewood on March 13, 2017 between 7:30AM and 5:30PM.

5100 Block of South Washtenaw on March 16, 2017 between 6:00PM and 8:30PM.

What you can do:

  • Keep the perimeter of your property well lit
  • Report suspicious activity immediately
  • Keep doors and windows secured
  • Immediately repair any broken windows, doors or locks
  • If video surveillance is available, save and make a copy of the incident for investigating detectives.
  • If you are a victim do not touch anything, call police immediately
  • If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information

If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

(312) 747-8382

JA-171542, JA-175121, JA-185949, JA-189684

(Reference: PATTERN # P17-1-069)

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18 Mar

18 Mar 17 – UPDATED Community Alert -8th District Child Luring ( JA191518)

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Community Alert
Wanted for Child Luring
8TH District
About the Crime:
On Saturday, March 18, 2017, at approximately 12:30p.m., in the 6000 block of
South Talman Ave, Chicago Il, an unknown male driving a Ford Escort, dark green in
color bearing license plate ZV62672, attempted to lure a 13 year old female as she
walked down the sidewalk. The male driver asked the victim where she was going
and used a hand gesture and motioned her to come to his vehicle. The victim
informed her mother of what had just transpired. The offender fled but returned a
short time later, pulled up to the victim’s mother asking the whereabouts of the
victim.
About The Offender
• Offender (Driver) – A male black, short black hair between the age of 30-35, Dark
complexion wearing maroon colored baseball cap. The offender did not have
visible tattoos / piercings.
Vehicle Driven
• 1999 2 door Ford Escort, dark green color. License plate ZV62672. No
noticeable logos, stickers or damage on the vehicle.
What you can do:
• Be aware of this situation and alert your neighbors.
• Call 911 to report any suspicious persons, vehicles or activity in your
neighborhood.
• Do not let children walk or play alone. Identify safe havens along your child’s
route between school and home, such as businesses or trusted neighbors.
• Always teach your children to be aware of their surroundings.
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
(312) 747-8380
JA191518
JA191518
March 18, 2017

16 Mar
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 8th District (Chicago Lawn) of burglary incidents which have occurred during the month of March. In these incidents, offender(s) gain entry into a residence/garage through a window/door and take property from therein.
Incident Times and Locations:
• 8000 Block of S. Richmond St., on March 5, 2017 at approximately 1:46 a.m.
• 2300 Block of W. 79th Pl., on March 6, 2017 at approximately 12:38 p.m.
• 8300 Block of S. Kedzie Ave., on March 7, 2017 at approximately 2:35 a.m.
• 2800 Block of W. 85th Pl., on March 7, 2017 at approximately 11:10 p.m.
• 7700 Block of S. Christiana Ave., on March 12, 2017 at approximately 9:30 a.m.
• 2400 Block of W. 79th St., on March 12, 2017 at approximately 9:30 a.m.

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16 Mar
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 8th District (Chicago Lawn) of burglary incidents which have occurred during the month of March. In these incidents, offender(s) gain entry into a residence/garage through a window/door and take property from therein.
Incident Times and Locations:
• 5900 Block of S. Kostner Ave., on March 2, 2017 at approximately 12:00 p.m.
• 5500 Block of S. Tripp Ave., on March 3, 2017 at approximately 3:10 p.m.
• 5700 Block of S. Kilbourn Ave., on March 4, 2017 at approximately 6:45 p.m.
• 5400 Block of S. Kolin Ave., on March 7, 2017 at approximately 9:00 a.m.
• 5500 Block of S. Keeler Ave., on March 7, 2017 at approximately 1:45 a.m.

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