The Community Crime Impact Team (CCIT) is a specialized team consisting of a Sergeant who is the team leader, 2 police officers and a Community Service Officer who assists the team in areas related to crime prevention and reduction.
Duties of the CCIT are significant and cover a wide variety of tasks including:
Screen police calls for service and investigations in assigned patrol sectors.
Identify neighborhood concerns and facilitate responsive problem solving.
Participate in community events and meetings.
Engage and liaison with business owners, public and private organizations, criminal justice entities and individuals to effectively problem solve.
Organize and promote community based crime prevention programs including Neighborhood Watch, Eyes on the South Side and the Citizen's Police Academy.
Monitor and participate in community events that have significant attendance like "Summertime By George".
Assist in the monitoring of predatory offenders and participate in all predatory offender meetings.