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#|
|Theft||1100 E. 57th St. (Regenstein Library)||9/10/10 10:53 AM||9/9/10 to 9/10/10 4:30 PM to 8:30 AM||Book taken from desk top in an unsecured area||Open||W1087||Chemical Spill||5747 S. Ellis (Jones Lab)||9/10/10 1:33 PM||9/10/10 1:33 PM||A container of chloroform was spilled on the 3rd floor / Safety and CFD responded / Area cleared at 1:55 PM||Closed||W1088||Suspicious Package||935 E. 56th St. (High Energy Physics)||9/10/10 1:21 PM||9/10/10 10:00 AM||Staff members discovered a suspicious metal box with electrical wires attached / CPD Bomb personnel investigated / Harmless device||Closed||W1089|