The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man charged for eight counts of burglary

Emma Yarger, Copy Chief

May 21, 2020

An Evanston man was arrested and charged for eight counts of burglary and one count of possession of a controlled substance on Wednesday. Evanston police Cmdr. Brian Henry said the offender allegedly stole over $13,000 worth...

Blotter: Man arrested for failure to register as a sex offender, literature stolen

Molly Burke, Reporter

May 21, 2020

A 55-year-old Evanston man was arrested Sunday evening for failing to register as a sex offender. Evanston Police Department responded to a call to 901 Maple Ave. and discovered the suspect on scene had not registered as a sex...

Blotter: Woman arrested for stolen automobile

Emma Yarger, Copy Chief

May 19, 2020

A 35-year-old Skokie woman was arrested Friday for forgery and possession of a stolen automobile. Forgery On March 17, the woman used a counterfeit $100 bill to pay for food delivery on the 1800 block of Lemar Ave. A...

Blotter: Stolen headphones, purse

Emma Yarger, Copy Chief

May 17, 2020

Employees caught the theft on security cameras and contacted the police. The Skullcandy-branded headphones were valued at $300, Evanston Police Cmdr. Brian Henry said. The Evanston Police Department has no suspects at this...

Blotter: Wallet, bicycle stolen

Emma Yarger, Copy Chief

May 14, 2020

A Chicago woman reported her wallet stolen while she was grocery shopping. At about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, the woman was shopping at Jewel-Osco, 2485 Howard St., when she realized her wallet was no longer in the cart. She then...