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#|
|Non-criminal Offense||1025 E. 58th St. (Swift Hall)||1/17/12 8:56AM||1/13/12 to 1/16/12 7:00PM to 8:00PM||Unknown person(s) discharged a dry chemical fire extinguisher in the lobby area.||Open||B00044||Motor Vehicle Theft/Recovery||5505 S. Ellis Ave. (Ellis Parking Structure)||1/17/12 2:17PM||6/25/11 to 1/12/12 7:21PM to 2:17PM||UCPD officer recovered a reported stolen vehilce.||Open||B00045||Traffic Violation||E. 57th St. and S. Kimbark Ave.||1/17/12 3:27PM||1/17/12 3:27PM||UCPD officer arrested a motorist for driving without a driver's license and no proof of insurance/the driver was also suspected of DUI.||Open||B00000||Robbery - Attempted Strong Arm||S. Drexel Ave. and E. 54th Street||1/17/12 6:10PM||1/17/12 5:45PM||Two unknown males attempted to take victim's shoulder bag before fleeing in an unknown direction/victim was not injured.||Open||B00046|