Police Warn Of Armed Robberies At South Side BusinessesIn each incident, the robber entered a retail store or gas station and, while in line to pay at the register, announced a robbery and displayed a handgun to the clerk, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Police Warn Of Robberies In Brighton ParkIn both incidents, a white or Hispanic man between 20 and 30 years old walked up to the victim and demanded their property, police said.
String Of Burglaries Reported In South AustinIn each break-in, someone forced open the rear or front door of a home and stole property from inside, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Police Warn Of Humboldt Park BurglariesPolice are cautioning residents of the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side after several home burglaries were reported in a matter of days within blocks of each other earlier this month.
Police Warn Of Robberies In Humboldt ParkPolice have warned people living in the Humboldt Park neighborhood about two recent robberies targeting women walking alone.
Police Warn Of Two Armed Robberies In Same Lawndale BlockIn both robberies, three people approached someone, showed a handgun and took property, according to an alert from Chicago Police. In one robbery, the suspects drove away in a black Nissan.
Police Warn About Recent Robberies In Lakeview And Lincoln ParkIn each robbery, one or more suspects approached a person on the street, pulled out a gun, and demanded their belongings.
Police Warn Of West Side Armed RobberiesIn all four incidents, two men walked up to victims in their vehicles, pulled out guns and took their property before driving away in a blue Chevrolet Impala or black Nissan Altima, according to a community alert from police.
Police Warn Of Suspicious Man Approaching Kids At North Side PlaygroundsPolice have warned residents in the Lakeview, Lincoln Square, and Ravenswood neighborhoods about a suspicious man who has been lurking around playgrounds and approaching children.
Police Warn Of Robbers Using Smartphone App To Meet VictimsAt least one male arranged to meet up with victims through the Offer UP smartphone application to buy or sell property and then robbed them at gunpoint, according to a community alert from police.
Police Warn Of Robber Targeting CTA Passengers In Lincoln ParkChicago Police were warning CTA riders about a series of early morning robberies on trains in Lincoln Park.
Man Stopped Boy On Bike, Fondled Him Before Locals Intervened: PoliceThe suspect inappropriately touched the boy and told him, “I thought you were my girlfriend,” Chicago Police said in a community alert issued Wednesday.