Strong Arm Robberies
Police have issued an alert after a couple of late-night incidents in the River North area in which young men have punched people walking down the street, then robbed of money and cell phones.
Chicago Police have issued a community alert following three similar strong-arm robberies in South Shore, near the southern end of Jackson Park.
Residents of the city’s Southwest Side are being urged to keep alert, after a string of strong-arm robberies in the area.
Police have issued a community alert about a rash of robberies on the city’s South Side.
Two teenage boys have been charged with hitting a woman and stealing her purse in the Wicker Park neighborhood Thursday morning, and police are trying to determine whether the attack is connected to a series of similar robberies in recent months.
Police have issued a warning to women on the city’s Northwest Side, after a string of strong-arm robberies in the Jefferson Park and Portage Park neighborhoods.