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Blotter: April 12

S.K. Dachowitz

April 10, 2010

Filed under Crime

Laptop stolen from D65 elementary classroomSomeone stole a laptop from an unattended elementary school classroom Tuesday, police said.A teacher from Oakton Elementary School, 436 Ridge Ave., discovered at 8 a.m. Wednesday that a laptop...

Police Blotter: March 3

Grace Johnson

March 1, 2010

Filed under Crime

Students involved in head-on collisionTwo Northwestern students bumped heads Saturday evening at Norris University Center, 1999 Campus Dr., University Police said.One of the students, a male, had a cut above his left eye from...

Blotter: March 2

Grace Johnson

February 27, 2010

Filed under Crime

Police raided an Evanston home early Thursday morning and seized more than $14,000 worth of marijuana, police said.The Neighborhood Enforcement Team of the Evanston Police Department seized more than three pounds of marijuana...

Blotter: Feb. 24

Grace Johnson

February 21, 2010

Filed under Crime

NU employee finds gas missing from University car after checking it Friday An NU employee discovered gasoline was missing from the tank of an NU vehicle Monday evening, University Police said.The employee, who works in the Bursar...

Blotter: Feb. 15

Grace Johnson

February 13, 2010

Filed under Crime

NU student refuses police request to shut down partyA female Northwestern student resisted University Police efforts to shut down her off-campus party early Sunday morning, a police official said.Police went to the residence, 621 Garnet...

Blotter: Feb. 12

Rebecca Cohen

February 9, 2010

Filed under Crime

CTA bus windows found brokenSomeone broke two windows of a Chicago Transit Authority bus Wednesday, police said.The bus driver said he heard a loud noise at the intersection of Greenwood Street and Dodge Avenue, Evanston Police...

Know your rights: What Northwestern students can do when dealing with police

Ali Elkin

February 8, 2010

Filed under Crime

Instead of a ticket for a fake ID or for public urination, one Medill junior received a citation earlier this year from University Police for emitting "a heavy sigh."The student, who asked to remain anonymous due to "ongoing ...

Blotter: Feb. 10

Grace Johnson

February 8, 2010

Filed under Crime

Female student collapses in Tech, refuses treatmentA female Northwestern student suffered severe abdominal cramps Monday afternoon in the Technological Institute, 2145 Sheridan Rd., police said.The student became disoriented and fe...

Blotter: Jan. 19

Grace Johnson

January 16, 2010

Filed under Crime

Trespasser plagues NU basketball gameA man repeatedly trespassed at the Northwestern-Purdue basketball game Saturday evening, police said.The suspect, Colin Ryan, an Evanston resident, was in the Northeast corner of Welsh-Ryan Arena...

Blotter 1/12

Grace Johnson

January 11, 2010

Filed under Crime

Police pull over man with bloody nose at traffic stopNorthwestern police pulled over a Chicago resident early Monday morning in Evanston for a traffic violation and discovered he had been involved in a domestic fight, police said....

Blotter: Jan. 14

Rebecca Cohen

January 11, 2010

Filed under City, Crime

Person throws cinderblock through fraternity windowAn unknown individual threw a cinderblock through the window of the Pi Kappa Alpha house Tuesday, University Police said.The fraternity's president said he was watching a movie in t...