On Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at approximately 7:37 PM, 4th District officers observed an armed subject in the 7400 block of South Bennett. Officers pursued the subject to the rear of a residence where an armed confrontation ensued. Officers discharged their weapons striking the offender who was transported to the University of Chicago Hospital in critical condition.
This alert gives notice to businesses in the 8th District (Chicago Lawn) & 22nd District (Morgan Park) of recent armed robberies which occurred on beats 831, 835, 2211 & 2221. In these incidents, a male offender, wearing a mask, entered small retail stores, or fast food restaurants, displayed a handgun and demanded money from the register.
This alert gives notice to eight recent residential burglaries that have occurred within the boundaries of the 4th District (South Chicago) in the South Shore neighborhood. In these cases, an unknown offender entered the apartments by kicking in a door and removed property from within. Incidents occurred in the daytime while residents were at work. The area targeted is between the 7500-7900 blocks of Yates to Marquette.
Area South Detectives are seeking to identify the above vehicle pictured, and its occupant(s). The vehicle was used in an aggravated battery with a handgun in which a 1-year-old child was struck in the head. The aggravated battery occurred in the 9900 block of S. Throop St. on February 7, 2019 at approximately 5:26 p.m.
05 Feb 19 - CPD Community Alert - 22nd District Residential Burglary
This alert gives notice to recent residential burglaries that have occurred within the boundaries of the 22nd District (Morgan Park) in the Washington Heights neighborhood on beat 2222. In these cases, an unknown offender entered houses/apartments and removed electronics and jewelry from within. The area targeted is the 8900-9400 blocks between Carpenter and Laflin streets. The times of occurrences were between 6:00am-6:00pm while residents were at work.
This alert gives notice to two recent armed robberies in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on beat 632. In these incidents the offender approached the customers leaving a store and demanded the bags of merchandise the customers had in their possession. In one incident, a gun was implied and in another incident, a gun was displayed.