The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Tip jar stolen from Bagel Art Cafe

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 6, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are investigating two suspects who stole a tip jar from Bagel Art Cafe on Sunday morning. Two men entered the cafe at 615 Dempster St. around 11 a.m. and lingered near the register, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said....

Blotter: Burglary reported in west Evanston

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

March 5, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Officers found a cash register missing from a gas station after its window was broken by a brick in west Evanston on Monday morning. A patrol officer observed a broken window at the Road Ready in the 2400 block of Dempster...

Blotter: Chicago man’s life threatened at McDonald’s

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 4, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A 49-year-old Chicago man reported to police Thursday his life was threatened by a boy with a gun at a south Evanston McDonald’s. The man and his 7-year-old daughter were eating at a McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard...

Blotter: Laptop stolen from car near downtown Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 1, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 21-year-old Evanston resident reported to police Wednesday that her laptop was stolen from her unlocked vehicle. The woman left her car parked at the intersection of Lyons Street and Asbury Avenue overnight, Evanston police...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in cell phone theft

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 26, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police charged a 23-year-old Evanston man in connection with theft in south Evanston on Friday. An Evanston resident was walking and talking on his cell phone in the 400 block of Sherman Avenue when another man walked up, knocked...

Blotter: Window broken, items stolen from Evanston woman’s car

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 25, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police alerted an Evanston woman that her car had a broken window Thursday morning. Officers observed a car with a broken-out window parked in the 700 block of South Boulevard at 5:30 a.m. Thursday. They alerted the...

Blotter: $10 worth of quarters stolen from car

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 60-year-old Evanston man reported a theft from his car Tuesday morning. The resident said he left his car parked in the 800 block of Madison Street at 10 p.m. Monday and returned 9 a.m. Tuesday to find his car unlocked and...

Blotter: Evanston resident’s car tires taken from driveway

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 21, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

A 57-year-old Evanston man said he found his car sitting on pavers, missing its tires and wheels Tuesday morning. The man said he saw the car in his driveway in the 700 block of Wesley Avenue with the tires at 11 p.m. Monday...

Evanston to host community forum on gun violence Thursday

Ben Pope, Managing Editor

February 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Mayor Steve Hagerty will host a community forum to discuss Evanston residents’ concerns about gun violence on Thursday. The event, which will be held at 7 p.m. at the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, is intended to gathe...

Blotter: Items stolen from car in south Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Police

A 52-year-old man reported items were stolen from his car in south Evanston between 10:45 p.m. on Sunday and 10:15 a.m. on Monday. The man, a resident of La Grange Highlands, Illinois, left his vehicle unlocked on the fifth ...

EPD charges two men in connection with three robberies

Amelia Langas, Copy Chief

February 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local, Police

Evanston Police Department charged two men on Feb.16 and Feb. 19 in connection with three robberies from early February. Nineteen-year-old Mario Rucker and 26-year-old Daniel Jones, both Evanston residents, were charged se...