The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Feb. 19

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

February 18, 2013

Filed under City, Crime

Alleged altercation in front of Jewel leads to double-arrest Evanston Police responded to a call of battery in progress in front of Jewel-Osco, 1128 Chicago Ave., Saturday evening. A conflict arose between a 60-year-old Chica...

Blotter: Feb. 15

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

February 14, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

High school student robbed of phone in front of school  An 18-year-old Evanston Township High School student had his iPhone 5 taken as he was about to make a call while standing in front of the school. The boy was approach...

Blotter: Feb. 14

Tanner Maxwell, Design Editor

February 14, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Burglar takes more than $10,000 worth of items Someone allegedly broke into a 37-year-old woman's home in the 1900 block of Brummel Street on Monday. The woman's neighbor contacted the police after noticing the the bac...

Retired officer’s report alleges EPD wrongdoing in Greenwell case

Jia You, Assistant City Editor

February 14, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

An expert report produced by a retired Chicago police sergeant alleges Evanston police committed misconduct in the mistaken handcuffing of 13-year-old Diwani Greenwell, the son of Medill Prof. Ava Greenwell. Evanston Police...

Blotter: Feb. 13

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

February 12, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

More than $7,000 in goods taken from Evanston garage A 54-year-old Evanston resident reported that his locked garage in the 2200 block of Emerson Street was ransacked sometime between 3 and 6 a.m. Monday. With no signs of forc...

Blotter: Feb. 12

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

February 11, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman arrested in connection with stealing groceries Evanston Police arrested a Harwood Heights, Ill., woman Saturday in connection with a case of retail theft at Whole Foods, 1111 Chicago Ave. Store security reported that th...

Blotter: Feb. 8

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

February 8, 2013

Filed under City, Crime

Thief steals Coach wallet, backpack from car A 39-year-old Evanston resident discovered someone broke into her 2009 Nissan parked in the 800 block of Case Street, possibly overnight between 8 p.m. Tuesday and 7:45 a.m. Wednes...

Blotter: Feb. 7

Tanner Maxwell, Design Editor

February 6, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Chicago man breaks into home, threatens to kill resident Evanston Police arrested a 24-year-old man early Tuesday morning in connection with a home invasion and aggravated assault on a 28-year-old Chicago woman, according...

Blotter: Feb. 6

Ina Yang, Reporter

February 5, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston resident robbed after attending a party  An Evanston teen was involved in a strong arm robbery last Friday as he left a party in the 2300 block of Central Park Avenue. The 17-year-old was approached by four 16- to 1...