On November 15, 2018, between 3:15 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. on the 600 block of East 65th St, an unknown White male attempted to lure a 10-year-old female into his black van. The victim was playing in a school playground when the unknown offender pulled over, rolled down the passenger side window and offered the victim candy trying to lure her into the van. The victim ran back towards the school and the vehicle drove off eastbound on 65th street.
19 Nov 18-Community Alert-5th DistrictThefts
This alert gives notice to the residents of the 005th District that offender(s) utilizes mobile applications, Offer up and Letgo, to lure the sellers to a location for the purpose of purchasing an iPhone. The offender then asks to inspect the iPhone at which time the offender snatches the phone and runs off without paying for it.
19 Nov 18-Community Alert-5th District Garage Burglaries
This alert gives notice to the residents of the 5th District that there has been an increase in garage burglaries on Beat 523. Unknown offender(s) are breaking into garages by forcible gaining entry via the garage side door or overhead door and removing lawn equipment, tools, etc.
19 Nov 18-Business Alert-9th District Theft from Semis
This alert gives notice to the theft from semi-truck trailers while the drivers are sleeping during the late night hours. These thefts have occurred within the boundaries of the 009th District .
19 Nov 18-5th District Residential Burglary
This alert gives notice to the residents of the 005th District that there has been a steady increase in residential burglaries on Beat 511. Unknown offender(s) gain entry via side/rear window or kick in the side door/rear door to gain access
18 Nov 18-6th District Community Alert-Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault
This alert gives notice to citizens of the 006th District (Gresham) and of Beat 621 regarding a recent Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault which occurred on November 18th, 2018 at 3:30 a.m. A 57-year-old female was walking to the Red Line under the viaduct on 78th St between Wallace Ave and Fielding Ave when she was approached and sexually assaulted at knifepoint by a masked offender who threatened to kill her. Offender also stole the victim’s bank and debit cards, her Illinois I.D. and U.S. Currency.
18 Nov 18-4th District Community Alert-Residential Burglaries
This alert gives notice to five recent residential burglaries that have occurred within the boundaries of the 4th District (South Chicago) in the Avalon Park/Marynook neighborhood on Beat 412. In these cases, an unknown offender entered houses through a window and removed jewelry from within.