19 Jan 19 - Community Alert - 7th Distrcit Vehicle Hijackings
This alert gives notice to five recent vehicular hijackings that have occurred in the Englewood community on Beats 712, 713 & 714. The victims are either sitting in their parked car or stopped for a traffic control device when one or two offenders run up to victims and point a gun at the victim. The offenders order the victim out of their car and the offenders enter the car and drive away.
19 Jan 19 - 18th District Community Alert Robbery
This alert gives notice to residents of the 18th District (Near North) of recently reported robberies. In each incident, the offender(s) approaches victims and forcibly grabs cell phones from their hands. The offenders then flee on foot. During two incidents, the offenders fled in a black 4 door sedan vehicle. All of these incidents have occurred in Beat 1834.