Category Archives: Crime & Safety

Upcoming Community Safety Forums – Save the Date

Please join my office as we hold a series of public safety forums across our ward for police and other agencies to hear constituent concerns and to showcase the best ways we can work together to keep our community safe. We will have Chicago Police Commanders, representatives from the State’s Attorney’s Office and others. Watch for a [...]

Community Safety Alert

This alert gives notice to the community in the 18th District on Beats 1811, 1812 & 1813 of an increase in residential burglary-related incidents. The offender(s) makes entry into the residence by breaking a window or entering through an open door. The offender(s) then removes the victim’s personal property from the residence. Incident times and [...]

Business Burglary Alert

About the Crime: This alert gives notice to the businesses in the 18th and 19th Districts on Beats 1811 & 1934 of an increase in burglary-related incidents. The offender makes entry into the retail or business location by breaking the glass on the front door. The offender then removes personal property from the location. Incident [...]

Community Alert: Auto Theft

One of the most common types of theft is theft of valuables from your automobile especially during the holiday season. Theft from auto is primarily a crime of opportunity that can often be prevented. Thieves generally won’t waste their time breaking into autos that don’t have valuables in plain sight The best way to prevent [...]

Community Alert

Wanted for Armed Robbery with a Handgun 19th (Town Hall) District About the Crime: There have been two recent armed robberies that have occurred in Area North, 19th Police District where three offenders robbed citizens at gunpoint, taking cell phones, purses, wallets and money. The incidents occurred in the early morning hours. In one case [...]