City & Services

Fire News

Claim of no smoke detectors and possible illegal utility connections in Humboldt Park apartment fire

Date: 
08/31/2018
3226Augusta

There were no working smoke detectors and there were illegal gas and electric connections in the three-story apartment building at 3226 W.

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Police News

EvilOlive voluntarily closes for two nights

Date: 
08/29/2018
PodEvil

EvilOlive, 1551 W. Division, voluntarily agreed to close on August 29 and 30 nights as a result of this morning's shooting, says Chicago Police Department's 12th District Commander Stephen Chung. 

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EvilOlive nightclub bouncer shot at Division and Ashland

Date: 
08/29/2018
EvilOlive

Only a few towels on the sidewalk at Ashland and Division and a police tape on Division remain as evidence of the 3:44 a.m. shooting, around the corner from a local nightclub. 

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District Stations

12th District -- Near West

Date: 
12/06/2009

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The 12th Police District Station, opened in 2013, is located at 1412 S. Blue Island, 312.746.8396. The Commander is Melissa Staples.

Crime Stats may be searched via the Police Department's ClearPath site for a date or up to a 2-week date range by one of the following:

14th District -- Shakespeare Station

Date: 
07/25/2010
14th District CPD

The 14th Police District is located at 2150 N. California Ave. in a building opened in 1984.  With a parking lot accessed from Shakespeare Ave.,  this district's location is staffed by 320 people which includes 300 officers who cover the area in three shifts each 24 hours, seven days a week.

Transportation

CTA service changes for bus and rail

Date: 
08/31/2018
BusRail

As the summer season ends, the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) announces some bus route and Blue Line rail changes as well as holiday changes.

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Wards

1st

Date: 
05/05/2010
AldrmnMoreno

Alderman Proco "Joe" Moreno's 1st Ward service office is located at 2058 N. Western Ave. The phone number is 773.278.0101. Service office hours are Monday thru Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. In addition to regular service hours, Alderman Moreno hosts "Ward Night" every Tuesday night from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.