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#
Theft 5758 S. Maryland (DCAM) 7/23/13 9:12 AM 7/22/13 1:10 PM to 2:00 PM While dining in the cafeteria, victim placed her purse on the rear of her chair / Unknown person removed wallet from purse / Subsequent unauthorized use of credit cards reported Open C00771
Assist Other Agency 1322 E. 57th St. 7/23/13 9:57 AM 7/23/13 9:55 AM Man snatched purse from victim walking on the sidewalk off campus / Suspect fled and dropped the purse / Suspect arrested by CPD / CPD case HW375261 CPD C00772
Hazardous Material Incident 58th &. Ellis (Construction Site) 7/23/13 9:38 AM 7/23/13 9:36 AM Natural gas pipe broken in construction accident / CFD and Peoples Gas responded / Gas pipe repaired / No injuries reported Closed C00773
Criminal Trespass to Land 5757 S. University (Construction Site) 7/23/13 1:21 PM 7/20/13 2:00 PM Unknown male was observed trespassing on construction site in violation of posted notices / Suspect fled when confronted by construction worker Closed C00774
Traffic Violations 5400 S. Drexel 7/23/13 9:11 PM 7/23/13 9:11 PM UCPD officers arrested a motorist for committing several traffic violations and eluding police Arrest C00775