Every Monday through Friday (except holidays) the University of Chicago Police Department posts daily crime incidents and fire incidents that were reported to the UCPD over the previous 24 hours. Weekend incident reports (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday) are added on the following Monday. The UCPD patrol area includes the area between 37th and 64th streets and Cottage Grove Avenue to Lake Shore Drive (not including Jackson Park).
The Daily Crime / Fire Log is available to the public upon request and can be viewed at UCPD headquarters located at 6054 South Drexel Avenue, during regular business hours.
The dates listed below are the date of the reports, not the date the report was posted:
|Incident||Location||Reported||Occurred||Comments / Nature of Fire||Disposition||UCPDI#|
|Criminal Damage to Property||53rd between Ellis & Greenwood||8/26/10 12:07 AM||8/24/10 to 8/25/10 4:45 PM to 11:20 PM||Kitchen window broken in unoccupied dwelling unit||Open||W1015|
|Burglary||Ellis between 61st & 62nd||8/26/10 7:34 AM||8/26/10 6:30 AM||Unknown male entered residence via rear window, took i-pod and wallet / Suspect fled from rear parking area when observed by complainant / Wallet recovered||Open||W1016|
|Fire Alarm||1365 E. 60th St. (Orthogenic School)||8/26/10 12:24 PM||8/26/10 12:24 PM||Smoke from over-cooked food triggered smoke detector / No fire / CFD responded||Closed||W1017|
|Theft||900 E. 57th St. (Knapp Center)||8/26/10 12:26 PM||8/26/10 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM||Change purse fell from woman's pocket while in washroom / Change purse found in washroom by staff member and returned to owner / $98 missing||Open||W1018|