Alert: Apartment burglaries in Beats 1212 and 1215


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

In all incidents there is no description of the theives. 

Beat 1212
In Beat 1212, the offenders entered through a door with a deadbolt. The incidents were:

  • 2000 block of W. Augusta Blvd., Sat., Feb. 1, between 5:40 and 10 p.m.
  • 1100 block of N. Oakley Blvd., Wed., Feb. 19 between 5:15 and 10 p.m.

Incident numbers are JD136878 and JD158162. 

Beat 1215
In Beat 1215, the offenders pried open a door The incidents were:

  • 1300 block of W. Ohio St., Fri., Feb. 21, between 12:30 and 3:40 p.m.
  • 1300 block of W. Ohio St., Fri., Feb. 21, between 8:40 a.m. and 3:45 p.m.

Incident numbers are JD160132  and JD160147. 

If you have any information regarding any of these incidents, please contact Area Central Detectives at 312.747.8380. 


This map shows CPD's 12th District beats

What you can do

  • Always be aware of your surroundings
  • Ensure all doors and windows are locked prior to leaving
  • Report suspicious activity immediately
  • If you are confronted by an assailant remain calm
  • Remember any unique physical characteristics (scars, limp, acne, teeth, etc...)
  • Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police
  • If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information
  • Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible




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