This alert gives notice to citizens residing in the 5th District of recent related Aggravated Vehicular Hijackings that have occurred. In these incidents unknown offender(s) approached the victims, produced handguns, demanded their personal property, and the keys to their vehicle. The offenders then drove away with the victim’s vehicle.
27 Sep 18 Community Alert - 22nd District Strongarm Robbery
This alert gives notice of two recent Robbery incidents which occurred in the Washington Heights & Auburn Gresham neighborhoods on beat 2222. In these incidents, lone victims were knocked down by a male offender who then took their property. Victims were riding bicycles when robbed.
This alert gives notice to residents in the 5th District (Calumet) of recent garage burglaries that have occurred in the West Pullman neighborhood on beat 523. In these incidents, the offenders forcibly entered the residential garages and took property within. The offenders made entry through the side entry door.
27 Sep 18 - Community Alert Theft from Vehicle - 22nd District
This alert gives notice to residents of the Morgan Park (22nd) District of recent theft from vehicle incidents that occurred in the Beverly & Morgan Park neighborhoods. Unknown offender(s) have been walking during the early morning hours, pulling on car door handles. When the offender finds an unlocked vehicle, they enter the cars taking property from within. Incidents occur between 12am-6am.
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.
20 Sep 18 - Armed Robberies 22nd District P18-2-074CA Robbery
This alert gives notice of two recent Armed Robberies that have occurred within the boundaries of the 22nd District in the Washington Heights neighborhood on beat 2232. In these cases, two male offenders approached female victims, displayed a handgun demanded their belongings.
18 Sep 18 - Community Alert - 22nd District Residential Burglary
This alert gives notice to five recent residential burglaries that have occurred within the boundaries of the 22nd District (Morgan Park) in the Beverly and Morgan Park neighborhoods on beat 2212. In these cases, an unknown offender entered houses and removed electronics and jewelry from within. In four of these incidents, the offender entered through an unlocked front door or open window.
Area South Detectives are seeking help from the community in identifying the offenders who committed a recent murder. The incident occurred in the 13000 block of S. Drexel Ave. in Beat 533. The offenders entered a courtyard and one of the offenders discharged a handgun, shooting and killing a 50-year-old male. Another victim was also shot and injured in this incident.