Good morning, everyone, it's 5:59am. It's a clear but chilly morning with temps in the mid 50s. Today's going to be sunny with temps in the lower 70s. Monitoring 25 this morning, then I'm headed out to Wheaton for an outing with some people from my church. I should be back at about 2pm or 3pm, but we'll see. This morning, until I have to leave, I'm monitoring 25. This evening, I intend on monitoring 14 for the three hours of last night I didn't get. Sorry guys, I've been going through some things lately, but I'll try to blog to a satisfactory point this weekend. But after Monday, I'm going to really have to start cutting back on blogging. I'll talk about that more tomorrow. Here's crime for portions of today.
6:14am - Prostitution. North and Springfield. Six of them out there.
6:57am - Person Shot. 29XX N Ridgeway. Man shot a female. This was one of the gang houses on the block a month or two ago...
7:11am - Beat car 2521 needs Beat 2510 to come over with some crime scene tape. He's on the way over.
7:23am - An RD number has been pulled from the shooting. It's HV466465 with the event number of 04022. Also, 2521 is giving particulars on the shooting. 30 year old female has been shot four times by a male Hispanic who she opened the door to after he knocked. Offender's not known to her. She's being transported to Masonic in serious condition.
7:41am - News Affairs and Operations Command need 2521 to give them a call.
8:18am - Citywide 7 comes over Zone 12's air to say that 2521 needs to give News Affair a call ASAP.
8:27am - Beat 2582Frank is taking one of the witnesses from the shooting to Area North.
8:28am - Beat 5756Adam is taking one in from 36XX W Dickens from a street stop. Console time is 08:28.
9:21am - Vicious animal. 40XX W Oakdale. Large dog outside the front door, barking. Couple of calls on it.
9:44am - I'm going to go. I'll be back later. See you all.
12:26pm - I'm back. Good afternoon, everyone :).
1:42pm - Beat 2582 is doing segway patrol on Fullerton from Pulaski to Kilbourn. Event number is 09511.
1:55pm - Backlog in 25 at 13:55 hours. Just in time for Third Watch.
2:23pm - Disturbance w/ a mental. 4112 W Armitage.
3:16pm - Disturbance. Central Park and Milwaukee Ave. Male urinating in the parking lot.
3:23pm - Child abuse. 2059 N Pulaski. In the SpinCycle laundromat. Male slapped an 11 year old girl.
3:28pm - Beat car 2523 is doing a post-shooting mission on the 2900 block of N Ridgeway.
3:49pm - Assault in progress. 29XX N Ridgeway. Former tenant is on scene, threatening the caller.
4:20 to 5:40pm - I fell asleep. Sorry guys. I'll monitor this time period tomorrow.
5:44pm - Beat 2520 and Beat car 2524 are doing a business license check at 3701 W. Diversey, Jordan's. Event number is 13774.
5:56pm - 2520 and 2524 are now are doing a business license check at 3635 W. Diversey, Zozo's. Event number is 13993.
6:20pm - Person w/ a gun. Kelvyn Park. Caller had a gun pointed at them by a group of gangbangers.
6:25pm - 2524 is giving a slow down on the 6:20pm call. Five male Hispanics were the offenders, they fled in a white car headed south on Kostner towards Deming.
6:48pm - 1) Loud music disturbance. 30XX N Haussen. 2) Some call on 2523's Beat.
7:07pm - Reckless driver. Belmont and Ridgeway. Black car driving 60 mph down the side streets in the area.
7:44pm - 1) Loud music disturbance. 27XX N Ridgeway. 2) Loud music disturbance. 39XX W Cortland.
8:13pm - Disturbance. 3018 N Milwaukee Ave. Drunk guy causing problems in front of Danny's Liquors.
8:28pm - Gang disturbance. 29XX N Ridgeway. Group in front causing a problem.
9:03pm - I'm here with 14 now, until midnight.
9:36pm - Loud music disturbance. 28XX W Lyndale.
9:37pm - Fireworks. The Kennedy and Belmont. Group of kids in a nearby blowing off fireworks and they're landing on the Expressway.
9:42pm - 1) Suspicious person. Jones and Western. At the storage unit. Male walked into the storage unit with bolt cutters. 2) Commercial alarm. 2704 W North Ave. At New Life Covenant.
9:52pm - 1) Disturbance. 1600 block of N Campbell. Group of people yelling like they're fighting. 2) Commercial alarm. 3039 W Fullerton.
10:02pm - Commercial alarm. 1643 N Damen.
10:03pm - 1) Loud music disturbance. 17XX N Kedzie. Loud party. 2) Loud music disturbance. 17XX N Rockwell.
10:05pm - 1) Parker. On 1413Robert's Beat. 2) Disturbance. 3201 W Diversey. Three guys in front of the JJ Peppers being loud and drinking.
10:16pm - Traffic accident. Elston and Belmont.
10:17pm - 1) Parker. 16XX W Wabansia. Car blocking the handicap spot. 2) Parker. 1800 block of N Hermitage. Permit parking.
10:22pm - Open door. 18XX N Wilmont.
10:23pm - A unit has an unavoidable traffic stop at Wabansia and St. Louis.
10:34pm - Beat 1481David is doing a park check at Fireman. Event number is 19437.
10:37pm - Loud music disturbance. Damen and Charleston. From one of the area restaurants.
10:45pm - Disturbance. 24XX N Bernard. Male in the alley screaming at the top of his lungs.
10:50pm - Suspicious person. Dickens and Wolcott.
10:55pm - Just an FYI to some of you, but there's a big party that the majority of the 14th District officers are on at Honore and Cortland.
11:00pm - I'm sorry to keep cutting off my monitoring of 14 like this, but I haven't had a dinner break today and I'm tired. I'm headed to bed. I'll do this time period tomorrow night. Have a good night, everyone, and stay safe!