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12th District
18 Jul
On July 15, 2017 at approximately 4:57 a.m., on the 400 Block of N. Kedzie Avenue, a 60-year-old male, a Marine veteran, was walking from his residence to obtain dialysis treatment for diabetes when an unknown offender approached the victim, displayed a handgun (revolver) and demanded the victim’s wallet. The victim refused to comply at which time the offender fatally shot the victim. The offender fled eastbound on Franklin Blvd., from Kedzie Avenue.
Offender’s Description
The offender is described as a black male, 5’10”- 6’0″, medium complexion, dark clothing, wearing a white half mask with red on it and carrying a chrome plated revolver.
If you, or anyone you know, have any information about this incident, please contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area North (312) 744-8261. For More Information Click Here
30 May
A 16-year-old female juvenile was arrested after she was identified as the offender who robbed two female victims while riding the Pink Line train. On May 4, 2017 at approximately 1:30 p.m., the offender approached a female victim, 19-years-old, and took the victim’s mobile phone from the victim’s hand and fled the scene. On May 8, 2017 at approximately 9:10 p.m., the offender approached a 20-year-old female victim while she exited the train and took the victim’s mobile phone. The offender struck the victim, sprayed her with pepper spray and fled the scene. The offender was apprehended on May 29, 2017 and during processing she became irate and spit on an Officer. The offender was charged accordingly. No further details are available at this time. For More Information Click Here
14 May

14 May 17 – Business Alert 12th DistThis alert gives notice to businesses in the 012th District (Near West) of robbery incidents of retail businesses which have occurred during the month of April and May. Offenders enter business, approach victim(s), batter victim(s), and demand/take property by force.

12 May

12 May 17- Community Alert-12th and 14 th District Motor Vehicle Thefts (17-CWP-008CA)

Bureau of Detectives – Area Central
Community Alert
Motor Vehicle Thefts
12th, 14th Districts
(Near West, Shakespeare)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice in the 12th and 14th Districts of motor vehicle theft related
incidents that occurred during the months of April and May. In these incidents, the
offender’s rear ended the victim’s car and when the victim exited their vehicle to assess
the situation/damage, one offender enters the victim’s vehicle and flees the scene in
victim’s vehicle.
The incidents are listed below:
• 1100 Block of South Racine Avenue on April 7, 2017 at 5:24PM
• 400 Block of North Damen Avenue on April 10, 2017 at 7:30PM
• 500 Block of North Ashland Avenue on April 23, 2017 at 3:50 PM
• 700 Block of West Roosevelt Road on April 24, 2017 at 9:25 AM
• 1000 Block of West 15th Street on April 24, 2017 at 9:45AM
• 200 Block of North Ada Street on April 24, 2017 at 4:19 PM
• 500 Block of South Wood Street on May 10, 2017 at 5:35PM
• 400 Block of May Street on May 11, 2017 6:38PM
• 2200 Block of North Ashland on May 11, 2017 at 10:07PM
About the Offenders:
• Two to three offenders, one described as male black, approximately 18-25 years
of age, 5’04”-5’06”, 140-160lbs, dark complexion with possible scar on face and
cross tattoo on forehead; one described as male black with black dreadlocks hair
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…)
• Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police
• If video surveillance equipment is present, please save a copy of the incident for
investigating detectives
• 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) 747-8382
JA-216347, JA-220173, JA-236141, JA-236906, JA-236884, JA-237398, JA-258480,
JA-259837, JA-260107
Alert #17-CWP-008CA
May 12, 2017
Reference: 17-CWP-008

10 May

12 MAY 17 DUI 12th District

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
May 10, 2017 312-745-6110
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Near West
(12th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday,
May 12, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 13, 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 Ogden (10th) District on May 5 – 6, 2017 resulted in
the following:
Driving Under the Influence 1
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 22
Insurance Violations 10
Driver’s License Violations 4
Traffic Violations (Other) 20
Total Citations 57
Other Arrests 0
Vehicles Towed 2
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10 May
This alert gives notice to citizens, particularly those who use CTA trains in the 1st and 12th Police Districts, of two recent robberies. Both incidents occurred on May 4th, 2017 at approximately 12:50 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., while the victims were riding the Green Line and Pink Line trains, respectively. In both incidents, the female offender approached the victims as they were seated, took property from the victim’s hands by force then fled the train. For More Information Click Here