Recent Reports

Schwinn mountain bike

Location

Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
820 s damen
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 4:15pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Mountain Bike
Serial No.: 
NA
Size: 
Medium
Color: 
Red
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
It was an older model, had some rust. Gears on both handles.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Cable w/ Integrated Key Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Sidewalk in front of an open business.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through both wheels and frame to object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
8 hours
Incident Description: 
Parked right outside of Jesse Brown VA, locked to one of the bike locks.

Liv

Location

W Warner Ave
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 2:30pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Hybrid Bike
Color: 
Blue
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
2 child seats

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Not locked.
Lock Type: 
No Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Other situation, please describe below.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Not locked.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
Na
Incident Description: 
Blue bike with two child seats taken from garage

Trek 7.3

Location

Jewel Osco
87th Dan Ryan
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 6:00pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Hybrid Bike
Serial No.: 
N/A
Size: 
Large. 700c tires
Color: 
Body black. With the letters “TREK” being white
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Didn’t finish changing tires so the back tire is new and the old tire is thinner with less grip. Also the back tire has a puncture resistant tire. There might be a red lock attached to the handle bar.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock was opened, and left unharmed at the scene.
Lock Type: 
Cable w/ Integrated Key Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Bike was locked only to itself.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Sidewalk in front of an open business.
How was the bike locked?: 
Only the frame was locked a solid object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
30 minutes
Incident Description: 
Happened in front of the jewels on 87th by the Dan Ryan.

Schwinn Kempo

Location

X-sport Fitness
230 W North Ave
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 5:30pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Hybrid Bike
Size: 
700cc
Color: 
Red
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
The bike was basically new it had a red frame with a silver 3D printed portable phone holder where the water bottle normally is. It also had a blue 3D printed rear light mount.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Combination Cable Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1 hour
Incident Description: 
I went into the Xsports at 230 W North Ave. at 5PM July 13, 2021 and came back out an hour later and my bike was gone.

Cannondale Warrior 400R

Location

Addison and Lake Shore Drive
W Addison St
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 5:00pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Size: 
Small/48cm
Color: 
White
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Drop handlebars, have smartphone holder attached to it when it was last seen.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Newer U-Lock w/ Flat Key
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to street sign.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Front of building in residential area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
3 days

Trek 820

Location

Lincoln Park near Benjamin Franklin Statue
40w Stockton
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Saturday, July 10, 2021 - 11:45am

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Mountain Bike
Serial No.: 
Wtu170lk0713
Size: 
Large
Color: 
Black matte, with baby blue lettering
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
New, less than a year old. The bike is a Trek 820 Matte in color with baby blue lettering, and a baby blue drink holder. The vertical bar Underneath the seat has some wear and tear on the metal from my bike carrier, the silver metal is shining through in this one spot.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Cable w/ Integrated Key Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to street sign.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
15 minutes
Incident Description: 
I was in Lincoln Park right off of Stockton, just North of Lasalle in the morning waiting on a friend to arrive around 11:30-11:40. I locked my bike up to a street sign right near a cross walk and across from a public parking lot, the area was heavily populated when this occured. I went across the street momentarily (10-15 min at most) when I came back it was gone. The chain was not left behind

2019 Trek

Location

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
675 N St Clair street Galter Pavilliok
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Sunday, July 11, 2021 - 3:45pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Fixed Gear / Track Bike
Size: 
Adult
Color: 
Black with white and purple paint lines
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Almost brand new. Black spiral bike lock around it. Bike lock also missing when bike was stolen.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Cable w/ Padlock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Front of building in residential area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
13 hours
Incident Description: 
I locked my bike up outside of northwestern Memorial hospital before I went in to work my 13 hour shift. It was locked on the bike rack outside of Galter pavilion on st Clair street. On the bike rack closest to Beatrix. I came out of work to go home and my bike was gone off the Nike rack along with the bike lock.

2019 Trek

Location

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
675 N St Clair street Galter Pavilliok
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Sunday, July 11, 2021 - 3:45pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Fixed Gear / Track Bike
Size: 
Adult
Color: 
Black with white and purple paint lines
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Almost brand new. Black spiral bike lock around it. Bike lock also missing when bike was stolen.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Cable w/ Padlock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Front of building in residential area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
13 hours
Incident Description: 
I locked my bike up outside of northwestern Memorial hospital before I went in to work my 13 hour shift. It was locked on the bike rack outside of Galter pavilion on st Clair street. On the bike rack closest to Beatrix. I came out of work to go home and my bike was gone off the Nike rack along with the bike lock.

Trek Lexa

Location

838 N. Winchester Ave
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Sunday, July 4, 2021 - 12:00am

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Serial No.: 
WTU168C1725F
Color: 
White
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Good condition - the tape on the right handle was coming undone and needed to be replaced.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
Lock Type: 
Other
What was the bike locked to?: 
Other situation, please describe below.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
15 months
Incident Description: 
The bike was inside of a locked wooden storage cabinet inside of our garage. The garage was broken into and the hinge/door of the cabinet was removed and the bike was taken from inside.

Trek Madone 3.1C

Location

Garage
910 N. Richmond St.
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 6:30am

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Serial No.: 
WTU346XD5443G
Color: 
Black/Blue/White
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Like new condition/triathlon bike with arrow bars and look petals

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Not locked.
Lock Type: 
Other
What was the bike locked to?: 
Other situation, please describe below.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
4 years
Incident Description: 
Bike was in a locked garage and burglar forced himself into the garage and stole the bike

Retrospec Mantra Single Speed

Location

WITHIN MY APARTMENT COMPLEX LOCKED DOORS
775 W Diversey Pkwy
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 12:15pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Serial No.: 
additional big comfort seat on the bike
Size: 
M?
Color: 
Black With a RED Box Logo Supreme Sticker on it
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Black With a RED Box Logo Supreme Sticker on it and a new seat that i put on myself its huge and looks like it did not come with the bike.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Not locked.
Lock Type: 
No Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Bike not locked.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Bike was in a locked apartment or residence.
How was the bike locked?: 
Not locked.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
Overnight
Incident Description: 
I LOCK MY BICYCLE IN THE COURTYARD DAILY BECAUSE I USE IT AS MY PRIMARY MODE OF TRANSPORTATION. AL OTHER BIKES THERE ARE USED MAYBE A FEW TIMES PER MONTH. MY BIKE GETS USE DAILY MULTIPLE TIMES, SO I DON'T ALWAYS LOCK IT. LAST NIGHT I DID NOT LOCK IT AS NORMAL. I WENT TO MY BICYCLE THIS AFTERNOON TO RUN AN ERRAND AND IT WAS GONE OUT OF MY LOCKED PROPERTY ON DIVERSEY AND HALSTED. THERE WERE EVEN CONSTRUCTION WORKERS HERE ALL DAY AND DID NOT SEE ANYONE TAKE IT, YET MY BIKE IS MISSING AND LOCK WHICH I KEEP ON MY HANDLEBARS IS STILL THERE.

Bianchi Volpe

Location

5525 N. Spaulding Ave
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 4:00pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Serial No.: 
WBK860429M
Size: 
57CM
Color: 
Celeste green
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Relatively new (2018) Volpe in Bianchi Celeste green color. Black fenders on the front and rear wheels as well as a rear rack. There was a brass bell attached to the handle bar stem. There was a yellow Ortlieb bag stolen as well.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Not locked.
Lock Type: 
No Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Bike not locked.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Not locked.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
unlocked
Incident Description: 
was stolen sometime between 2:30-7:00pm

Raleigh SC7

Location

Home
4825 N. Leavitt St.
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Monday, July 5, 2021 - 12:00pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Hybrid Bike
Size: 
18” frame 26” wheels
Color: 
Grey
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Bike is in great condition with little wear. It has a new rear black rack and a orange and grey child seat (or it did when it was stolen. It also has a Schwinn phone mount on the handlebars.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Not locked.
Lock Type: 
No Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Bike not locked.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Porch or yard.
How was the bike locked?: 
Not locked.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
A month! It was under a rain cover in our fenced backyard.
Incident Description: 
Bike was in our backyard the evening of July 4th and was not there the afternoon of the 5th.

SCWINN MET SGTX 3 HYBRID BIKE

Location

N HERMITAGE AVE
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 7:30pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Hybrid Bike
Size: 
20 INCHES
Color: 
MATTE RED
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
About 2 years old,

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Combination Cable Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Other situation, please describe below.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How was the bike locked?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1 year

SCHWINN SIGNATURE WOMEN'S FREMONT HYBRID BIKE

Location

N HERMITAVE AVE
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 7:15pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Hybrid Bike
Size: 
14 INCHES
Color: 
LIGHT BLUE
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Almost brand new, the bike does have a gold basket that I had on it.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Combination Cable Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Other situation, please describe below.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Storage room.
How was the bike locked?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1 year

Lemond Poprad

Location

345 Building
345 W Fullerton Pkwy
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 5:45pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Serial No.: 
N/A
Size: 
55/56cm
Color: 
White w/red panels
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Really Good. Sram Red shifters/Brakes, SRAM Apex RD & FD, SRAM crank w/Praxis rings, Ritchey bars, Easton stem, silver Thomson seatpost, Sella Italia saddle, DT Swiss wheels w/Challenge tires.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Newer U-Lock w/ Flat Key
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Front of building in residential area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Only the frame was locked a solid object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1/2 hour
Incident Description: 
Review build security video. Person walked past bike 2 times b4 heisting it. Male with bleached hair and backpack.

Specialized Diverge

Location

Wicker Park
1223 N Honore St
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 12:30pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Other (describe in detail below)
Serial No.: 
WSBC014062683P
Size: 
Men's bike
Color: 
Forrest green with orange accents
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Gravel bike in dark forrest green with bright orange accents.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Not locked.
Lock Type: 
No Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Other situation, please describe below.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1 year
Incident Description: 
Bike was stolen was locked private garage

Specialized Epic

Location

Wicker Park
1223 N Honore St
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 12:30pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Mountain Bike
Serial No.: 
WSBC604240796N
Size: 
Men's bike
Color: 
Black with red lettering
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Black bike with red lettering

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Not locked.
Lock Type: 
No Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Other situation, please describe below.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1 year
Incident Description: 
Bike was taken from locked private garage

6KU

Location

LA Fitness
55 E Randolph St
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Saturday, July 3, 2021 - 2:30pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Color: 
White
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
White frame. All black tires. Dirty from rain. Had a flexible bike lock attached to bike.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Combination Cable Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Sidewalk in front of an open business.
How was the bike locked?: 
Only the frame was locked a solid object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1 hour
Incident Description: 
I went to the LA fitness located in the loop. Bike was locked up to the bike racks directly outside the 5/3 bank. Only in there for an hour or so. Came back outside in the middle of the day and the bike was gone with the lock.

Trek Verve 3 Disc

Location

Echelon
353 N Desplaines St
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Monday, July 5, 2021 - 8:00pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Hybrid Bike
Serial No.: 
WTU219C5066R
Size: 
Medium
Color: 
Silver
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Very new bike (purchased in April), black Stamp pedals, Black Bontrager rear rack, kickstand

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Newer U-Lock w/ Flat Key
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
a week