Within the 20th Ward's boundaries are the 2nd, 3rd, 7th and 9th CPD Districts. Alderman Cochran is determined to keep the streets of this ward safe and livable, and is in constant contact with the individual CPD District Commanders to ensure that crime is driven down as low as possible.
Police Districts in the 20th Ward
Commander Larry Watson
1438 W. 63rd St.
Chicago, IL 60636
The 20th Ward has issued a list of resources you can contact if you are experiencing gang violence in your neighborhood.
If you would like to draw the attention of the Police Department's Troubled Buildings Unit to a vacant or troubled building in your neighborhood, report such activity with this form.
To find out your CPD District, Beat Number and the date of your next Beat Meeting, visit CAPSure, a Chicago Police community meetings calendar.
Refer to this Google map to find out what Beat you are located in, and what the boundaries of the individual Beats are. You can also access the date and location of your next Beat Meeting through this map.
The 20th Ward has achieved notable successes in crime reduction. To have a clearer idea of how exactly we have made our streets safer, view an interactive analysis of Crime in Chicago.
The CPD's Graphic Crime Mapping system allows users to enter their address and retrieve a history of police reports and incidents within a 1 mile range of their home.
Seniors over the age of 60 can contact their local Chicago Police Department to get an emergency identification bracelet for $7, which will have all your vital information in case of a sudden health emergency.