Good morning, everyone, it's 12am. I'm monitoring 25 today from now until 4:16am, then I'm going to go until 8:03. At 8:03, I will return to monitor until 4:03pm. Not sure how my monitoring schedule shall be this weekend into early next week, but I do plan on monitoring. With that, here's crime for portions of this morning and afternoon.
2:23am - Disturbance. 24XX N Hamlin. Someone yelling in front, they've been there for a while.
2:35am - Beat car 2524Robert is coding it a 5Boy.
4:16am - I'm going to go until 8:03. I'll be back. Have a good start to your morning, everyone!
8:03am - I'm back. Good morning, everyone.
8:28am - Criminal damage. Schubert and Kildare. Three male Hispanics, one with a Bulls jacket on, just tagged a few garages in the area. They're headed towards Diversey on Kildare.
8:31am - Beat car 2524 is riding down the 4300 block of W Schubert and says a few garages on this block were tagged from the 8:28am job. A slow down is being given.
8:35am - 2524 just saw a graffiti removers' truck in the area and flagged them down. They're going to remove the graffiti now from these garages. Good thing they're in the area, because according to the officer, the graffiti is gang-related.
8:44am - EMS run. 36XX W Dickens.
8:47am - EMS run. 21XX N Keystone. Combative patient.
8:55am - Beat cars 2521 and 2534 are going to Norwegian with the ambulance from the 8:47am job. The person was loaded into the ambulance when she took a swing at the paramedics.
9:02am - Beat 2575 is detailed to Kelvyn Park High School today.
9:25am - Burglar alarm. 20XX N Lawndale.
9:30am - An update just came on the 9:25am job. Caller's friend accidentally set off the alarm as they were leaving.
10:08am - As it turns out, I have to go do something important. I should be back in a couple of hours. See you all later.
12:43pm - I'm back. Good afternoon, everyone. I'll be monitoring the time I missed tomorrow.
12:51pm - Shots Fired. Springfield and Diversey. Four gunshots fired, four male Hispanics last seen fleeing on Springfield towards George. The one with the gun has on a puffy jacket, green shirt and brown pants.
12:57pm - Beat 2563Adam is giving a slow down on the 12:51pm job. They're talking to a couple of citizens, who say they haven't heard anything.
1:06pm - 2563A is coding out the 12:51pm job as a 19Boy.
1:44pm - Landlord/tenant dispute. 44XX W Barry. Problem with the landlord.
2:17pm - Backlog in 25 at 14:17 hours.
2:37pm - Beat car 2524 is asking for a call back on the 1:44pm job.
2:40pm - The 1:44pm complainant is throwing their keys down to 2524 from their window because they are very elderly and cannot come down the stairs.
3:28pm - 10-1. 10-1. Race and Parkside. Citizen is calling. Six people are beating up an officer. This is from a fight that's going on over by Douglass High School and he's been the only officer at this intersection where the fight is at. All officers in 15 as well as in 25 are being advised to go. Oh my God....
3:29pm - Beat 1560 says there's no 10-1 at Race/Parkside. Dispatch is checking to see if all officers are okay and accounted for. She's concerned because she's trying to see what's going on on the nearest POD camera, but there's trees in the way.
3:30pm - A disregard is being given on the 10-1. Everyone's okay and 1560 is talking to the call-taker who initially took the 10-1 call. Back to regular neighborhood coverage....
3:32pm - Beat car 2523 is going over to ASPIRA High School over at 3986 W Barry. He's being sent their per Beat 2599, the Watch Commander. He has to be there from now until 4:15. I guess they're expecting problems over there for their dismissal. Oh boy.
3:34pm - 1) Gang disturbance. 3121 N Pulaski Rd. At the alternative school. Twenty kids flashing gang signs. 2) Burglar alarm. 37XX W Cortland.
3:36pm - Battery in progress. 4000 W Barry. Large fight on the street. Probably the ASPIRA kids.
3:37pm - 2523 is giving a slow down on the 3:36pm job. There's a big group but they're not fighting at the moment.
3:38pm - 2523 says there's about 75 to 100 kids at Pulaski and Barry. Another car needed. Beat car 2525 is headed over.
3:44pm - 1) Battery in progress. Barry/Pulaski. Couple of calls for a large on-going fight. 2) Check the well being. Milwaukee and Belmont. Two male Blacks in a U-Haul truck headed east towards Avers on Belmont have someone in the back screaming for help, banging on the truck.
3:49pm - Battery in progress. Wellington and Pulaski Rd.
3:50pm - Currently, there are approximately 30 calls coming in for Wellington/Pulaski about this fight. This is INSANE.
3:53pm - A group of males that were involved in the fight at Wellington/Pulaski fled west towards Karlov on Wellington in a blue van. Dispatch has 40 or so calls on this now. I'm at a lost for words.....
3:54pm - Battery in progress. Pulaski and Diversey. Group fighting.
3:57pm - The crowd's starting to disperse on Pulaski but 2523's going to stay over there for a little bit because there is still a group on scene.
4:13pm - Parker. On 2523's Beat.
4:16pm - Now that things have officially calmed down at ASPIRA and everything, I'm going to go for today. I'll be back tomorrow. Have a good night, everyone!