Pembrook Oaks and Prairie Oaks Neighborhood Watch Meeting - 5/8/14

Area: 
Pembrook Oaks and Prairie Oaks
Recording: 

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The Pembrook Oaks area (beat 49) and the Prairie Oaks area (beat 64) had their most recent neighborhood watch meeting on 05/08/14. The meeting was facilitated by Tom Agos and Officers Dan Ruth and Kelly Hansen. Officer Chris Lindahl also attended. A link to the audio recording is above.

The next regularly scheduled neighborhood watch meeting for the area is currently slated for November 6th, 2014, sooner should the need arise. An official notice will be circulated when the date is closer.

Police Activity and Crime Summary:

Pembrook Oaks area:

283 police calls for service were generated during all of 2013 in the patrol beat (49). Historically, the average is 293 per year.

19 of the calls received during all of 2013 were for Illinois Uniform Crime Report (IUCR) crimes. The rest of the police calls are considered quasi-criminal, traffic, and service-related.

Since January 2008, 1755 calls for service have been responded to in the beat; 108 of them Illinois Uniform Crime Report (IUCR) crimes. The calls for service to IUCR crime ratio in the area is 6.12%.

Prairie Oaks area:

600 police calls for service were generated during all of 2013 in the patrol beat (64). Historically, the average is 547 per year.

61 of the calls received from the beat during all of 2013 were for Illinois Uniform Crime Report (IUCR) crimes. The rest of the police calls are considered quasi-criminal, traffic, and service-related.

Since January 2008, 3279 calls for service have been responded to in the beat; 283 of them Illinois Uniform Crime Report (IUCR) crimes. The calls for service to IUCR crime ratio in the area is 8.55%.

Training:

Officers Kelly Hansen and Dan Ruth gave the group a presentation on the myths and realities of sex offender registration laws.

Odds and Ends:

Again, the next meeting for the neighborhoods is scheduled for November 6th, 2014 or sooner should the need arise.

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