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SCAM ALERT: COVID-19 Testing

Date: 
03/21/2020
Scams

People are going door-to-door saying that they are authorized to do home testing for the Corona virus.

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Attempted child luring in Wicker Park

Date: 
03/09/2020
ChildLuring

It was 2:45 p.m. on Sunday, March 1. A female juvenile was walking on the 2000 block of West Schiller St., near A.N. Pritzker Elementary School in Wicker Park.

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Three charged in Ukrainian Village cell phone heist

Date: 
02/28/2020
RichardManjarrez-Aragon

UPDATED
Bonding information and Saez-Sanchez charge and photo have been updated based on an update from the Cook County Sheriff's Office.

Three 20-year-old offenders are charged with five felonies in the Feb. 2 cell phone store armed robbery in Ukrainian Village's 2300 block of W. Chicago Ave. 

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Man knocked off bike and stabbed on The606

Date: 
02/24/2020
KedzieThe606Goog

Biking along The606 just west of Kedzie Blvd., in Logan Square, Monday at approximately 12:30 p.m., a 30-year-old male was approached by an unknown male offender. 

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Alert: Apartment burglaries in Beats 1212 and 1215

Date: 
02/24/2020
BurgCart

Electronics were the targets of two burglaries in Beat 1212, while jewelry and credit cards were stolen in Beat 1215. 

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One killed, one wounded in Humboldt Park area

Date: 
02/09/2020
GunPic

At approximately 3 a.m. this morning, Feb. 9, in the residential area of 1500 block of N. Humboldt Park, a man 36-year-old man and a seven-year-old girl were shot. 

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Four charged in Wicker Park party gun bust

Date: 
02/02/2020
JHolmes

Four men taken into custody at 1257 N. Milwaukee Ave., in Wicker Park, during the early morning of Feb. 1, where 24 handguns and one rifle were found, are charged with a total of four felonies and four misdemeanors. All four are convicted felons. 

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BREAKING NEWS: Wicker Park gun bust in early morning

Date: 
02/01/2020
MassiveGunhaul

CORRECTION and UPDATE
There were two 14th District early morning incidents Saturday.
One was a party/gun bust at an Airbnb on Milwaukee Ave. and another incident occurred on Cortland St.

A 911 call about a fight at 1257 N. Milwaukee Ave., in Wicker Park at 2:05 a.m. Sat., Feb. 1, led the Chicago Police Department's (CPD) 14th District officers into a large gang-related party and a large drug bust. 

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Car-jacking Alert: Wicker Park

Date: 
02/01/2020
CarJackGun

Car-jackers in two incidents in Wicker Park displayed guns, say Chicago Police Department alerts.

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Two 12th District CPD officers saved man from dying of an overdose

Date: 
01/27/2020
GonzalezRodriguez

Two officers from the Chicago Police Department's (CPD) 12th District, 1412 S. Blue Island, saved a man's life Thurs., Jan. 23.

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Humboldt Park resident missing: Lauren Plumley

Date: 
01/26/2020
LPlumley

Last seen at O'Hare Airport by her husband, a 40-year-old woman named Lauren Plumley did not board a flight.

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Two offenders charged in Logan Square shooting and chase

Date: 
01/26/2020
JosueBecerra

A 43-year-old male was shot multiple times in a car located behind a funeral home in the 3300 block of W. Armitage on Jan. 21 at approximately 8:35 p.m. Two men were charged with a total of 10 counts on Jan. 24.

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Missing Person: Jontarius Scurry

Date: 
01/25/2020
JScurry

Jontarius Scurry, 26, arrived in Chicago from Michigan and is now missing, according to the Chicago Police Department.

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Ukrainian Village and Humboldt Park hijackings trigger 12th Police District alert

Date: 
01/19/2020
carjacking

Two Aggravated Vehicular Hijackings in Chicago Police Department's 12th District have caused an alert to be issued.

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Logan Square commercial burglary alert

Date: 
01/19/2020
USCash

Commercial burglaries in Logan Square have caused the 14th Police District to issue an alert.

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Buglary Alert for Wicker Park residents in the CPD 14th District

Date: 
01/17/2020
BurgCart

Wicker Park residents are being alerted by the Chicago Police Department's (CPD) 14th District about three burglaries that have occurred since the beginning of the year.

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Alert to West Town residents: Burglaries

Date: 
01/17/2020
Hooded

The Chicago Police Department's (CPD) 12th District is alerting residents about burglaries in the District.

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DUI patrols will be active in the 12th Police District Saturday

Date: 
01/17/2020
PoliceStop

Special attention will be given to drivers in the Chicago Police Department's 12th District Saturday, Jan. 18, starting at 7 p.m. and going until 3 a.m. on Sunday.

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Police sideline Blue Line train at Damen

Date: 
01/02/2020
TrainHaltedDamen

UPDATE:
The victim, 49, had gotten into a verbal altercation on the train with another male passenger, who then stabbed the victim at approximately 11:40 a.m.

Stabbed in the stomach, a man exited a Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) O'Hare bound Blue Line train at the Cicero stop and called for help shortly after noon today. The train continued north and was stopped at the Damen station in Wicker Park. 

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DUI Patrols will be roving in the 14th District

Date: 
12/13/2019
PoliceStop

Drinking while driving can result in a ticket in the 14th Chicago Police District overnight. 

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