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#|
|Suspicious Package||Lake Park at 57th St.||5/19/12 at 7:32 AM||5/19/12 7:32 AM||Suspicious suitcase was observed on the public way and reported to CPD / CPD special units conducted an investigation||Closed||B00455|
|Robbery||Dorchester at 58th||5/19/12 10:45 AM||5/19/12 10:45 AM||Man walking on the sidewalk was grabbed by two males who took his cell phone and wallet and ran off / Arrest by UCPD / Property recovered||Arrest||B00456|
|Theft||Midway Pl. at Greenwood||5/19/12 5:24 PM||5/19/12 5:21 PM||Unknown female asked to use woman's cell phone / Ran off with the phone but was arrested shortly thereafter||Arrest||B00458|
|Traffic Crash||5815 S. Maryland||5/19/12 7:04 PM||5/19/12 9:30 AM||Traffic crash report||Closed||B00457|
|Battery||Kimbark between 57th & 58th (Alley)||5/19/12 7:33 PM||5/19/12 7:33 PM||Two males fighting in the alley / One subject fled as police arrived / One combatant taken to ER by CFD EMS for treatment of minor injuries / Declined prosecution||Cleared||B00459|