UCPD Daily Incident Reports Archive

Daily Incident Report

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#
Irregular Conditions 900 E. 57th (Knapp Center) 2/17/11 1:35 AM 2/17/11 1:35 AM Overhang at entrance of the building damaged / Possible water damage Closed X0195
Irregular Conditions 5659 S. Ellis (Construction Site) 2/17/11 3:08 AM 2/16/11 10:20 PM UCPD officers observed water gushing from a fire hydrant in construction area / City Water Dept. gained entry to site to repair leaking hydrant Closed X0196
Theft / Purse Snatch 57th at Harper 2/17/11 9:34 AM 2/17/11 9:34 AM Male grabbed a purse from a woman walking on the street / A University staff member pursued the suspect and held him for UCPD Arrest X0197
Theft 5525 S. Ellis (Credit Union) 2/17/11 12:17 PM 1/1/11 to 1/11/11 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Theft investigation Open X0198
Suspicious Activity 5316 S. Dorchester (Gaylord Apts.) 2/17/11 4:36 PM 2/16/11 to 2/17/11 6:00 PM to 3:00 PM Tenant discovered two UPS packages were taken from the mail room and found open but intact in the recycling room Closed X0199