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Month: November 2016
30 Nov 2016


November 30, 2016

Bureau of Detectives – Area North

Business Alert

Armed Robberies

Grocery & Drug Stores

019th and 024th Districts

About This Crime

This alert gives notice to businesses operating in the above Area North districts of several

armed robberies of Grocery/Drug style stores. During these incidents, the offender entered

the store, approached the cashier and demanded currency from the register, while armed

with a handgun.

About the Offender(s)

The offender is described as a male, Hispanic, between the ages of 25-45 years old. He is

between 5’08”-5’11” tall and weighing 180-230lbs. The offender has brown hair and eyes.

He was wearing a tan Carhartt style jacket, with a black hooded sweatshirt, and cargo style



Incidents times and locations:

These incidents have occurred in the overnight hours between 8:00pm- 02:00 a.m. These

incidents have occurred on beats 1921, 1925 and 2433

6100 block of N. Broadway on 26 Nov 2016 at 04:19am and 7:40pm

3200 block of N. Broadway on 27 Nov 2016 at 01:28am

3400 block of N. Western on 27 Nov 2016 at 01:50am

What you can do:

Be aware of this pattern crime and alert your friends and family about these crimes.

Employees should call 911 to report any suspicious persons lingering around their


Business owners should ensure that their business is equipped with working video

surveillance system and hold up alarm.

Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of the offender(s), including any

vehicle description and license plate information, as well as direction of flight, if known.

If you have any information, please contact the

Bureau of Detectives – Area North

(312) 744-8263

RD#HZ-529347,HZ-530177,HZ-530408,HZ- 530447

Reference: P16-N-200

Chicago Police Department
Office of News Affairs
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999
30 Nov 2016

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central

Community Alert


002nd District (Wentworth)

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 002nd District (Wentworth) of robbery

related incidents which occurred during the month of November. In these incidents,

the offenders approached the victims on the sidewalk, produced a handgun and then

demanded property from the victims, prior to fleeing the area. These incidents have

occurred in the geographical locations listed below:

Incident times and locations:

300 Block of E. Garfield Blvd. on November 27, 2016 at 6:40 pm.

5600 Block of S. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive on November 27, 2016 at 6:50 pm.

About the Offenders:

2-6 Male blacks, 25 years of age, 5’08” – 6’00″, 180 – 200 lbs, dark complexion. One

offender was described as having dreadlocks.

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 (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 Central

(312) 747-8382

HZ531206, HZ531207

(Reference: PATTERN # P16-1-264

Alert P16-1-264CA

November 30, 2016

Chicago Police Department
Office of News Affairs
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999
26 Nov 2016


About This Crime

On November 21, 2016, at approximately 6:00 p.m., two juvenile females, ages 10 and 14 were playing outside in the 4000 block of W. Wabansia when an unknown driver of a green or blue vehicle pulled along the curb and motioned with his hands for the girls to come closer. When the girls approached the vehicle, the offender told them to get in so he could take them to the store.




26 Nov 2016

Male Hispanic, 20, sustained two GSW’s to the abdomen.  Victim taken to Mt. Sinai in seriious condition. Victim was standing on the sidewalk when an unk male Hispanic emerged from an gangway and fired shots striking him. No one in custody. Ongoing Area Central investigation.

26 Nov 2016

This alert gives notice of Armed Robberies that have occurred within the boundaries of the 016th District (Jefferson Park). During two of the robberies the offender approaches the victims on the street, strikes the victim in the head and takes the victim’s purse. In one case, the offender displayed a handgun, struck the victim in the head and took the victim’s purse.