Added May 04 2018
Record a video of loud music and intrusive behavior and text the video to the police: 274637 (CRIMES). Your identity will not be sent to the Chicago Police Department.
It's really easy. First, video record bad behavior. Then:
1. Create a new text message or SMS text on your cellular phone
2. Enter the number 274637 (CRIMES) in the “TO” line
3. In the message box, type the word CPD, a space, and then your crime tip information. Attach the video to the message.
4. Hit “send” to send the text message You will automatically receive a system generated message back on your cell phone acknowledging your tip.
The police needs your videos, phone calls, complaints and photographs so that they can create complaint "tickets" as proof that their actions are necessary and that they need the resources necessary to combat crimes and aggressive behavior in Humboldt Park.
Orderly behavior is important in Humboldt Park so that everyone feel safe and welcome in our park. We live in a wonderful multi-cultural neighborhood and it is important to ensure that everyone can feel safe and comfortable without aggressors and obnoxious behavior. It is important that cultural and racial tension does not develop in our community. Loud and aggressive behavior from one group adventure the fine community we have. So, please, please, please, call the police.