The Gazette encourages you to participate in your local C.A.P.S. Programs during 2017. Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy (C.A.P.S.) meetings in the 1st, 2nd, 9th, 10th, and 12th districts, areas covered by the Gazette, include:

JANUARY 2017

1st District: Meetings and times to be determined. Call (312) 745-4381.

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

9th District: Meetings and times to be determined. Call (312) 747-3501.

10th District: Meetings and times to be determined. Call (312) 747-7190.

12th District: Beat 1211, Tues., Jan. 24, 1044 N. Francisco Ave., Norwegian Hospital, 7 p.m.; Beat 1213, Wed., Jan. 18, 1012 N. Noble St., Northwest Settlement, 7 p.m.; Beat 1215, Thurs., Jan. 12, 1615 W. Chicago Ave., Goldblatt’s Building, 7 p.m.; Beat 1223, Tues., Jan. 17, 1939 W. Lake St., Westhaven Park community room, 7 p.m.; Beat 1231, Wed., Jan. 11, 318 S. Throop St., Academy Square, 6 p.m.; Beat 1233, Tues., Jan. 10, 1412 S. Blue Island Ave., 12th District Station community room, 6 p.m.; Beat 1235, Wed., Jan. 25, 1611 S. Racine Ave., Las Americas, 6 p.m.; Beat 1224, Wed., Feb. 1, 1300 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago Police Academy, 6 p.m. Call (312) 746-8306.

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

http://home.chicagopolice.org/ tab: CAPS, events, then select a district by number.