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Month: June 2017
30 Jun

30 Jun 17 DUI 10th District

 

NEWS RELEASE
Chicago Police Department
Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi
Superintendent Chief Communications Officer
312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999
For Immediate Release Contact: Office of Communications
June 30, 2017 312-745-6110
DUI SATURATION PATROL – OGDEN (10th) DISTRICT
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Ogden
(10th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on
Friday, June 30, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 1, 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 (25th) District on June 24 – 25,
2017 resulted in the following:
Driving Under the Influence 0
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 10
Driver’s License Violations 5
Insurance Violations 10
Safety Belt Violation s 22
Traffic Violations (Other) 14
Total Citations 61
Other Arrests 0
Vehicles Towed 2
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29 Jun
Chicago Police Department (CPD) Superintendent Eddie Johnson today announced the expansion of CPD’s new predictive policing strategy to the 15th (Austin) police district on the west side. The strategy – which has already been deployed in five other south and west side police districts – makes district intelligence the driver of Chicago’s crime fight by using new technology to help police get ahead of crime and prevent violence from happening in the first place. 
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27 Jun

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Business Alert
Commercial Robberies
003rd District Grand Crossing
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 003rd District (Grand Crossing) of robbery
incidents which have occurred during the month of June. In these incidents, the
offenders entered small retail cell phone stores, displayed a handgun, removed
items and money. Incident times and locations are listed below:
7100 Block on S. Wabash Ave. on June 22, 2017 at approximately 11:58 AM.
200 Block of E. 71st on June 26, 2017 at approximately 11:40 A.M.
About the Offenders:
Offender descriptions vary, but are generally described as:
1-3, Male/Black offenders, 5’10”- 6’00”, 150-200lbs.
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,
etc…)
• If a surveillance system is present, please save and make a copy of the
incident for investigating detectives
• 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) 747-8380
JA317883, JA323177
Reference: P17-1-157
Alert #P17-1-157BA
June 27, 2017

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