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#|
|Fire||5820 S. University (Sidewalk Area)||10/21/10 2:22 AM||10/21/10 2:20 AM||Fire and smoke seen coming from a steam vent located next to flower beds / Discarded cigarette ignited leaves and paper / No damage / CFD responded and extinguished fire||Closed||W1272|
|Fire Alarm||5640 S. University (Bartlett Commons)||10/21/10 10:48 PM||10/21/10 10:48 PM||Alarm triggered by smoke from grill / no fire / CFD responded||Closed||W1273|
|Injured Person||57th & University||10/21/10 2:24 PM||10/21/10 2:23 PM||Bicyclist struck by taxi in intersection / Transported to ER by CFD EMS / Traffic crash report by Chicago Police||Closed||W1274|
|Theft||5807 S. Woodlawn (Booth School)||10/21/10 4:54 PM||10/21/10 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM||Wallet taken from unattended purse in unsecured office / Unauthorized use of credit cards subsequently reported||Open||W1275|
|Theft||57th between Kimbark & Kenwood||10/21/10 8:55 PM||10/19/10 2:00 PM to 3:15 PM||Wallet lost or taken from woman's purse while in café / Unauthorized use of credit cards subsequently reported||Open||W2176|