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Month: January 2017
26 Jan 2017

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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
January 26, 2017 312-745-6110
ROADSIDE SAFETY CHECK – HARRISON (11th) DISTRICT
The Chicago Police Department will conduct a Roadside Safety Check in the Harrison (11th)
District at 4525 W. Madison. The Roadside Safety Check will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday,
January 27, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 28, 2017.
During roadside safety checks, police officers slow down traffic, stop cars at regular intervals and
watch for drivers who show signs of alcohol impairment and other violations as noted below.
This program is conducted year round to ensure drivers are operating their vehicles safely. This is
part of an ongoing strategy to keep the city streets safe for Chicago’s residents and commuters.
The Roadside Safety Check conducted in the Calumet (5th) District at 11800 S. Halsted, on
December 2-3, 2016 resulted in the following:
Driving Under the Influence 2
Driver’s License Violations 16
Insurance Violations 16
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 5
Safety Belt Violations 4
Traffic Violations (Other) 7
Total Citations 48
Vehicles Towed 8
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26 Jan 2017

26Jan17 DUI 15th District

 

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
January 26, 2017 312-745-6110
DUI SATURATION PATROL – AUSTIN (15th) DISTRICT
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Austin (15th)
District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday,
January 28, 2017 and end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 29, 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 along Lake Shore Drive on January 21-22, 2017,
resulted in the following:
Driving Under the Influence 1
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 13
Speed Violations 10
Driver’s License Violations 5
Insurance Violations 7
Traffic Violations (Other) 18
Total Citations 54
Other Arrests 0
Vehicles Towed 4
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26 Jan 2017

This alert gives notice to businesses in the 008th District (Chicago Lawn) of robbery

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

the offender(s) entered a store armed with a handgun and demanded property from the cash register.

Incident times and locations are listed below:

3700 Block of W. 79 th Street on 11 January, 2017 at approximately 03:10 P.M.

7000 Block of S. Pulaski Ave on 15 January, 2017 at approximately 06:26 P.M.

3300 Block of W. 79 th Street on 16 January, 2017 at approximately 04:51 P.M.

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25 Jan 2017

 Community Alert

RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY – 14th District (Shakespeare)

 Bureau of Detectives – Area North

 About the Crime:

Residential burglaries are occurring to apartments while victims are away or at work. Entry and exit varies between front and rear doors. The doors have shown signs of prying, but some victims may have left their doors unlocked

2805 N SAWYER AVE, FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2017 AT 7:00 AM

2837 N SAWYER AVE, FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2017 AT 7:20 AM

2837 N SAWYER AVE, FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2017 AT 7:30 AM

2837 N SAWYER AVE, FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2017 AT 8:30 AM

2837 N SAWYER AVE, FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2017 AT 9:30 AM

2605 N SAWYER AVE, MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2017 AT 8:15 AM

About the Offender(s):

Unknown offender (s)

What you can do:

  • Be aware of the situation and alert neighbors in the area about these crimes.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Ensure your doors are locked and your residence is secured.
  • Report any suspicious people or activity in the area.
  • Pay special attention to any persons loitering in the area.

 If you have any information, contact:

 Bureau of Detectives – Area North (312) 744-8263

Pattern P17-N-022 (CA)

R.D. Nos. JA106898, JA107362, JA106463, JA106696, JA106441, JA109867 

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