This alert gives notice to residents in the South Chicago and Chatham neighborhoods of recent armed robberies. In the first incident, armed offenders hijacked a victim’s vehicle by gunpoint and later used the stolen vehicle to commit several more armed robberies several hours afterwards.
12 May 21 - Seeking to Identify - Fatal Traffic Crash Community Alert JE219452
The Major Accident Investigation Unit is seeking to identify the above vehicle in connection with a fatal traffic crash documented under JE219452. The Major Accident Investigation Unit is seeking to identify a silver 2009-2017 Audi Q5 sport utility vehicle with no front license plate in connection with the crash which occurred between a gray 1999 Saturn SL and a yellow 2012 IC School Bus on the 8800 block of South Ashland Avenue on May 4, 2021 at 1:51 p.m. A 35 year-old man sustained fatal injuries as a result of this traffic crash.
31 Mar 21 - Community Alert - 4th-6th District Armed Robberies
This alert gives notice to residents in the Roseland and Calumet Heights neighborhood of recent armed robberies. In these incidents, the victims are robbed by armed offenders while at a gas station. These cases occurred in the vicinity of Michigan Ave to Jeffery Ave on 95th St. The offenders take victims USC, wallets, and purses.