Officer Jefferson Has an Affinity for Her New Assignment 

  Officer Karen Jefferson is a Beverly/Morgan Park neighbor and a 21-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department. A member of the 22nd District since 2012, until recently Officer Jefferson served as the student resource officer at Morgan […]

Say Hello to Your 22nd District CAPS Officer 

By Gary Jenkins  BAPA Safety Liaison  Meet the 22nd District’s Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy Officer, Kurrin Beamon. Officer Beamon has been at this position for four years. Part of her responsibilities include but, not are limited to, […]

22nd District Beat Meetings Change Format 

  Last month the 22nd District Police CAPS Office held its first Beat meeting under the new COVID-19 State of Illinois and City of Chicago guidelines.  The meeting was held in–person at the District Office. The Aug. and Sept.  meetings will be held via […]

22nd District CAPS Profile: Officer James Connell 

By Gary Jenkins  BAPA Community Safety Liaison  Officer James Connell is the Chicago Police Departments Abandoned Buildings Officer for the 22nd District, and he has been in that role for the past six years. […]

CAPS Meetings

All area residents are encouraged to get involved in CAPS meetings. For information, call the 22nd District CAPS office, 312-745-0620, email at, or stop by the 22nd District Police Station, 1900 W. Monterey. Court […]

Surveillance Systems Protect Homes and Businesses

By Kristin Boza Video surveillance systems offer homeowners and businesses an affordable way to monitor their property, according to Tom Rezetko, owner of Enterprise Network Services in Evergreen Park.ENS offers […]

Holiday Safety Tips

By Kristin Boza Many holiday safety tips are common sense: don’t forget to blow out your candles each night, remember to lock your car, and make sure your holiday lights […]