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Month: February 2017
23 Feb 2017

Bureau of Detectives – Area South

Community Alert

Robberies

6th District (Gresham)

About the Crime:

This alert gives notice to citizens of the 6th District (Gresham) of recent Robbery

incidents that occurred in recent weeks. During these incidents, unknown offender(s)

displayed firearms and demanded property from the victims or used force to take

property without a weapon.

Incident times and locations:

9000 block of East 79th Street, Wednesday, February 01, 2017 at 08:45 A.M.

7900 block of South Cottage Grove, Monday, February 13, 2017 at 06:30 A.M.

7900 block of South St. Lawrence Ave., Monday, February 20, 2017 at 06:00

P.M.

7900 block of South Rhodes Ave., Monday, February 20, 2017 at 10:00 P.M.

About the Offender:

Two Male Black Offenders, 16-30 years of age, 5’07”-6’01”, 130-300 lbs.,

light/medium/dark complexion and various hairstyles.

What you can do:

If confronted by the offender, attempt to remain calm and never pursue a fleeing

assailant, provide information to the police

Always be aware of your surroundings

Report suspicious activity immediately

Remember any unique physical characteristics (scars, limps, acne, teeth, tattoos,

etc….)

If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information

Call 911 immediately and provide a detailed description of any suspicious people

including any vehicle description and license plate information

If you have any information about these incidents, please

Call the Area South Detective Division at (312) 747-8273

Reference RD#: JA-137497, JA-151897,

JA-161214 and JA-161418

Alert# P17-2-018CA

February 23, 2017

 

Chicago Police Department
Office of Communications
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999

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22 Feb 2017

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 22, 2017 312-745-6110

DUI SATURATION PATROL – SOUTH CHICAGO (004th) DISTRICT

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the South

Chicago (004th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 6:00 p.m.

on Saturday, February 25, 2017 and end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, February 26, 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.

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25 Feb17 DUI 004th District

Chicago Police Department
Office of Communications
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999
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22 Feb 2017

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 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

Patrol.

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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Chicago Police Department
Office of Communications
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999

24 Feb17 DUI 020th District

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21 Feb 2017
This alert gives notice to the residents of the 25th District (Grand Central) of recent Garage Burglaries that have occurred on Beat 2513, primarily in the area from Oak Park to Harlem, and North Ave. to Armitage. In these incidents, unknown offender(s) has forcibly or unlawfully entered the side door of the garage and removed property from the garage. For More Information Click Here
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21 Feb 2017

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Department (CPD) Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced today the expansion of CPD’s new predictive policing strategy to more parts of the south and west sides – making district intelligence the driver of Chicago’s crime fight by using new technology and tools to help police get ahead of crime and prevent violence from happening in the first place.

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