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ROBBED AT GUNPOINT: Police Search, Gunman Escapes

Image source: Google, Inc Friday3 May 20138:45 PMChicago Police Department Case #HW259236 A local resident was robbed at gunpoint on Cornelia Avenue, one block east of Broadway, last Friday night. The victim’s Samsung Galaxy III phone was stolen in the robbery. While the gunman fled north on Pine Grove Avenue, the victim walked to the

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LIGHTER SIDE: Romance in Shadow of 1000 Liquors

Thursday 9 May 2013 Chicago Police Department Case # See Below We’re wrapping up a sleepy Wednesday night in the neighborhood with only a couple of routine items to report: • Officers responded to a report of 3 to 5 people fighting inside Roscoe’s Tavern shortly before closing time. One offender was arrested for simple

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THE HANGOUT?: Cops Eye Garage In Robbery Crackdown

The garage driveway and staircase entrance at 3224 N. Halsted A cop who works the Wrigleyville and Boystown area thinks his fellow officers should give  a little extra love to the area around a parking garage at 3224 N. Halsted. The garage, which is used for parking by the public as well as residents of

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HEATING UP: "Transient Youth" Snared In Overnight Dragnet

Wednesday 1 May 20131:45 AMChicago Police Department Case #HW255062 Street activity was heavy on the heels of Chicago’s first 80 degree day in 7 months. Things got so “interesting,” the police sergeant responsible for supervising Wrigleyville and Boystown  overnight activated an impromptu robbery mission team at 1:45am. Mutliple street stops were conducted in the neighborhood

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CAUSE AND EFFECT: Manpower Woes Force Police To Rob Peter, Pay Paul

The police department’s Boystown/Wrigleyville robbery mission detail is not comprised of additional police officers brought in to attack the area’s problem. Rather, regularly scheduled beat cars that would ordinarily be patrolling other parts of the 19th District are being pulled out of their usual patrol operations to sit in Wrigleyville and Boystown hot spots. As

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STREET BRAWL: Officer Injured By Pole-Swinging Wildman

Saturday 20 April 20133:46 AMChicago Police Department Case #HW240148 REPORT: Callers reported a huge fight in the street outside of Berlin, 954 West Belmont, in which a white male wearing a dark shirt and white jeans was swinging a pole at the nightclub’s bouncer. RESOLUTION: A female officer was injured in the melee and transported

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KNIFE ATTACK: Victim Knifed At Belmont Subway Sandwich Shop, Thankfully Didn't Have To Eat The Food, Cops Say

Friday29 March 20132:52 AMChicago Police Department Case #HW210728 REPORT: Witnesses heard customers inside the Subway sandwich shop at 901 W. Belmont screaming and yelling “drop the knife” at a black male wearing a black jacket. RESOLUTION: One victim was transported to Illinois Masonic Hospital with knife wounds. There is no indication that the assailant was