The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Wallet, cash reported stolen on Emerson Street

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

February 8, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 66-year-old Evanston woman reported Thursday that her wallet containing $180 in cash was stolen from her apartment in the 1600 block of Emerson Street, police said. The woman said she believes the burglar entered her apartment...

Social media campaign launches in Evanston to limit violence

Nora Shelly, Reporter

February 7, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Local residents and community organizers launched last week a social media campaign designed to give Evanston residents a platform to voice their thoughts on violence in the city. Leadership Evanston, a program created by th...

Police Blotter: Evanston man arrested for pawning stolen watch

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 7, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A 32-year-old Evanston man was arrested Wednesday for pawning a watch stolen from a house in the 1400 block of Lincoln Street in August, police said. The Evanston resident had to be physically restrained while in jail because...

Police Blotter: Paintings reported stolen from Evanston apartment

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 4, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Two paintings were reported stolen from an apartment complex in the 2200 block of Central Street on Wednesday afternoon, police said. A 51-year-old male who was doing floor maintenance on the apartment building told police...

Police Blotter: Evanston man left unharmed after shots fired at him

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 3, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 24-year-old Evanston man reported an unidentified person shot at him in the 2000 block of Emerson Street on Monday night, police said. Police responded to several shots fired calls at approximately 8:20 p.m., Evanston Police...