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25 Nov 2018

25 Nov 18 - Armed Robbery Community Alert 5 and 7th District
This alert gives notice to two recent Armed Robberies that have occurred within the boundaries of the 5th & 7th Districts. In these cases, victims had just purchased televisions from big box stores located in the Pullman & Auburn Gresham neighborhoods.  When victims were unloading their vehicle at their residences, three male offenders exited a vehicle, displayed handguns and took the merchandise.  It is possible the offenders followed the victims from the store parking lots, after watching them load the televisions into their cars.

10 Nov 2018
10 Nov 18 - Business Alert -Armed Robberies 6th District (Auburn Gresham) & 7th District (Englewood) NP

This alert gives notice to three recent armed robberies at retail stores in the Auburn Gresham and Englewood neighborhoods on beats 614 and 711. In these incidents, two unknown offenders entered the retail stores, armed with a gun, and announced a robbery.  The offenders then took an unknown amount of US currency from multiple cash registers and also, possibly, robbed customers of their property. The offenders were last seen fleeing on foot.

8 Nov 2018

08 Nov 18 - 7th District - Community Alert Robbery
This alert gives notice to two recent robberies of tow truck drivers that have occurred in the Englewood neighborhood on beat 733. In these incidents, a tow truck company is called to have a car towed.  When the tow truck driver arrives to tow the car, an offender distracts the victim while the other two offenders exit the gangway armed with handguns.  The offenders rob the victim of his money, wallet and cellular phones.  All three offenders then flee on foot.

16 Oct 2018

16 Oct 18 - 7th District Thefts from Vehicles - P18-02-083CA
This alert gives notice to six recent thefts from vehicles that have occurred in the Englewood neighborhood on beats 713, 714, and 725. In these incidents, an offender approaches a car that is stopped for a red light and usually asks the victim if they want to make a donation to a school.  The offender then opens the passenger door or reaches into the open passenger window and takes the victim’s cell phone from the passenger seat.  The offender then flees on foot.


23 Sep 2018
23- Sep-2018 - Community Alert Armed Robberies P18-02-075CA NP

This alert gives notice to two recent Armed Robberies that have occurred in the Englewood neighborhood on beat 723. In these incidents, an unknown offender entered the businesses and displayed a chrome & black handgun to the cashier and demanded money from the register.  After the offender received the money, he exited that businesses and fled on foot.

23 Jul 2018
21 Dec 2017
22 Dec 17 DUI 7th 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
December 22, 2017 312-745-6110
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Englewood
(7th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will take place Friday, December 22,
2017, from 7:00 p.m. to Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 3:00 a.m.
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 Near West (12th) District on December 15 – 16,
2017 resulted in the following:
Driving Under the Influence 1
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 21
Insurance Violations 6
Seat Belt Violations 4
Driver’s License Violations 4
Traffic Violations (Other) 24
Total Citations 60
Other Arrests 0
Vehicles Towed 0
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