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Oct 19, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces New Buy-Back Program to Get Guns Off the Street

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All Emergencies: CALL 911 (TTY 911)

Anti-Gun Enforcement Telephone: 877.CPD.GUNS (877.273.4867)

Bomb & Arson Hotline Telephone: 773.533.FIRE (773.533.3473)

CAPS Implementation Office Telephone:  312.745.5900

Drug Hotline Telephone: 800.CRACK44 (800.272.2544); TTY: 312.747.3673

Gang Hotline Telephone: 312.746.GANG (312.746.4264) ; TTY: 312.746.4276

Non-Emergencies Telephone: 311; TTY: 311

Superintendent's Hotline / Report Narcotics Activity Telephone: 773.533.6272

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Department Main Office


  • Phone: 312-746-6000 (Non-Emergency Only)
  • 3510 South Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60653   
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