Loyola University Chicago

Campus Safety

Crime Alert - Police Activity at 6815 N. Sheridan Road

March 19, 2018

Loyola Community, 

Campus Safety is writing to notify you of police activity inside an apartment building at 6815 N. Sheridan Road.

Preliminary information indicates a person is barricaded in an apartment. Chicago Police have stopped all traffic on North Sheridan Road between West Pratt Boulevard and West Morse Avenue. At this time, there are no connections to Loyola-affiliated individuals. Please avoid the area.

Campus Safety is working closely with the Chicago Police Department on the investigation. If anyone has information on the incident, please call Campus Safety at 773.508.SAFE or the Chicago Police Department via 9-1-1 or 312.744.8263. The Chicago Police Department also continues to investigate leads related to other recent violent incidents in the district, and any new updates will be posted to the 24th District Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy (CAPS) and CLEARMAP websites.


Thomas K. Murray
Director of Campus Safety and Chief of Police