174 Oct 21 - Business Alert - 25th District - Burglaries
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 025th District of recent burglaries to retail stores. The Offender forcibly uses a pry tool or pushes in the air conditioning unit to gain entry. Once inside they took USC from cash registers or safes on site
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 002nd District (Wentworth) of recent burglary related incidents. In these incidents, the offender presented a handgun and announced a robbery to the clerk, forcing him to empty the register of money.
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 010th District (Ogden) of burglary related incidents which have occurred during the month of September. In these incidents, an offender entered a business and attempted to force open the ATM machine and take the credit reader.
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice to businesses located in the 4th district in the Avalon Park neighborhood of recent burglaries to barbershops and beauty salons. The offender pries open a door to the closed businesses and steals televisions and salon equipment from within. The vicinity of the crimes occurred from 79th to 92nd St. Stony Island.
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 018th District of recently reported Robbery/ Retail Theft-related incidents on Beats 1833 and 1834. In each incident, multiple offenders entered a business, grabbed purses on display tables and fled the store to a waiting vehicle. The offenders are recorded on surveillance video in each of the reported incidents.