The Gazette encourages you to participate in your local C.A.P.S. Programs during 2016. Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy (C.A.P.S.) meetings in the 1st, 2nd, 9th, 10th, and 12th districts, areas covered by the Gazette, include:

DECEMBER 2016

1st District: No beat meetings for the month of December. Call (312) 745-4381.

2nd District: No beat meetings for the month of December. Call (312) 747-8366.

9th District: Beats 911/921, Wed., Dec. 7, 3050 W. 39 th St., Davis School Annex, 6 p.m.; Beat 912, Wed., Dec. 14, 3625 S. Hoyne Ave., St. Maurice Church Hall, 7 p.m.; Beats 913/915, Tues., Dec. 13, 3120 S. Halsted St., 9th District Station, 6:30 p.m.; Beats 924/931/933, Tues., Dec. 6, 4707 S. Marshfield Ave., New City Supportive Living, 6 p.m. Call (312) 747-3501.

10th District: No beat meetings for the month of December. Call (312) 747-7190.

12th District: Beat 1214, Thurs., Dec. 8, 1412 S. Blue Island Ave., 12 th District Station, 6 p.m.; Beat 1222, Tues., Dec. 13, 2942 W. Lake St., Above and Beyond Family Recovery Center, 7 p.m.; Beat 1224, Wed., Dec. 7, 1300 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago Police Academy, 6 p.m.; Beat 1232, Tues., Dec. 27, 1412 S. Blue Island Ave., 12 th District Station, 6 p.m.; Beat 1221, Wed., Jan. 4, 2526 W. Grand Ave., Smith Park, 7 p.m.; Beat 1225, Tues., Jan. 3, 2108 W. Ogden Ave., Chicago Hope Academy, 7 p.m. Call (312) 746-8306.

To learn more about C.A.P.S. programs, visit the Chicago Police Districts website:

www.portal.chicagopolice.org, tab: CAPS, events, then select a district by number.