22 Apr

Probationary Police Officer Hiring Settlement

Categories: Press Releases

United States v. City of Chicago Probationary Police Officer Hiring Settlement On February 5, 2016, the United States of America (“United States”) filed a lawsuit against the City of Chicago (“Chicago”) in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois claiming that Chicago used a hiring practice that did not comply with …

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12 Nov

CPD Community Alert – Burglary 9th District

Categories: Community Alert

This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 009th District (Deering) of burglary incidents which have occurred during the month of November.  In these incidents, offender(s) gain entry into residences and take property from therein.  These incidents have occurred at various hours of the day in the general geographical locations listed below:

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12 Nov

CPD Community Alert -20th District Aggravated Vehicular Hijackings

Categories: Community Alert

This alert gives notice to two recent Aggravated Vehicular Hijackings that have occurred within the boundaries of the 20th District (Lincoln). In these incidents, the offender(s) approach the victims while they are alone in their stopped vehicle. Offender(s) then order the victim out of the vehicle, while displaying a handgun or physically pulling the victim …

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11 Nov

CPD Community Alert – Vehicular Hijackings – 12th District

Categories: Community Alert

This alert gives notice to residents of the 012th District (Near West) of recently reported vehicular hijackings on beats 1212 and 1221.  The victims are standing near their vehicles when the offender(s) approach, display a handgun or implies that he is armed, takes the victim’s car keys, and flees the area with the victim’s vehicle.  …

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11 Nov

CPD Business Alert – Burglaries-Commercial Business 12th District

Categories: Business Alert

This alert gives notice to businesses operating in the 012th District (Near West) of burglary related incidents which have occurred during the month of November. In these incidents, an offender forcefully enters commercial businesses through an exterior door/window.  In one case, the offender may have entered through an unlocked door.  The offender searches cash registers …

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