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Police Blotter: Woman charged with child endangerment

Nora Shelly, City Editor

November 20, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 32-year-old Evanston woman in connection with child endangerment Tuesday morning. The woman was taken by ambulance to Evanston Hospital at about 2:15 p.m. on Monday due to high levels of intoxication, Evans...

Police Blotter: Woman charged with possession of ammunition, alcohol

Erica Snow, Assistant City Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 20-year-old Skokie woman was arrested Wednesday in connection with possessing alcohol and ammunition without a license. Officers stopped a vehicle in south Evanston after officers on patrol noticed the car did not have a...

Man wanted in connection with Evanston homicide taken into custody

Nora Shelly, City Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Illinois man sought in connection with the January murder of Benjamin "Bo" Bradford-Mandujano has been taken into custody in Texas, police said. Ronald Kyle III, of Country Club Hills, Illinois, was arrested on Nov. 3 at...

Police Blotter: Parking meters stolen from Oak Avenue

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 16, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Six parking meters were taken from Oak Avenue on Tuesday afternoon. Officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of Oak Avenue at about 12:25 p.m. after a city employee reported the missing meters, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph...

Police Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with home repair fraud

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 16, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston contractor was arrested yesterday in connection with neglecting a client since February. The client, a 74-year-old Evanston man, hired the 48-year-old contractor in October 2015 to renovate his residence in th...

Evanston teens arrested in connection with motor vehicle thefts

Nora Shelly, City Editor

November 15, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police arrested three juveniles in two separate motor vehicle thefts that occurred this weekend. In the first incident, a pizza delivery driver left his car running in southwest Evanston to deliver a pizza to a residence at...

Police Blotter: Jewelry stolen from north Evanston residence

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 14, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Jewelry was stolen from a north Evanston on Thursday afternoon, police said. Officers were dispatched to the 3300 block of Grant Street at about 6:45 p.m. after an Evanston resident reported that jewelry was stolen from her...

Police Blotter: Properties in Evanston defaced by graffiti

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 13, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Police are investigating two instances of criminal defacement to property that occurred Thursday. A 73-year-old Evanston woman reported that an unknown person visited her residence in west Evanston between 12:30 a.m. and 6...

Police Blotter: Man charged with driving under the influence of marijuana

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 10, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A man from Florida was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of marijuana in Evanston Wednesday night. An officer pulled over the vehicle in the 200 block of South Boulevard after finding it was travelling...

Evanston Police Department makes use of newly-updated nuisance premises ordinance

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 10, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston police are for the first time using measures laid out by the city’s newly-updated nuisance premises ordinance. The department recently identified a rental property that has increasingly been the subject of neighborhood...

Police Blotter: In south Evanston, 4 caught in car keys theft

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 9, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Three juveniles and one man were charged with disobedience to the police in a public place after trying to run away from officers Tuesday night, police said. At about 6:30 p.m., six young men entered Zen Shiatsu Chicago in...

Police Blotter: Man charged with theft after fight with ex-girlfriend

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 7, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Officers were dispatched to a residence near downtown Evanston at about 4 p.m. on Saturday after receiving a domestic disturbance complaint, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. A 37-year-old Evanston man told officers...