The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Police respond to car burglary

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 24, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Top City Stories

A 68-year-old Evanston man reported a car burglary to police Wednesday in northwest Evanston. The man’s vehicle was parked in his garage in the 2800 block of Hartzell Street from 3 p.m. to 7:40 p.m. Wednesday, Evanston police...

Blotter: Police investigating burglary valued at $400

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 3, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are investigating a burglary that took place Wednesday night in the 2200 block of Ridge Avenue. A 21-year-old Evanston woman reported to police her backpack was missing from her bedroom when she came home, Evanston...

Blotter: North Chicago man charged with cannabis possession

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 12, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Monday in connection with cannabis possession. Police stopped the 28-year-old man near the intersection of Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue for driving with an expired registration, Evanston police...

Blotter: Lincolnwood man charged with domestic battery outside Harold’s Chicken

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 7, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A 23-year-old Lincolnwood man was arrested Tuesday in connection with domestic battery outside Harold’s Chicken. The man and his ex-girlfriend drove to the restaurant at 337 Howard St. from her house at about 4:30 p.m., Evanston...

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: 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: 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 ...

Blotter: Stolen storage unit property valued at $500

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 11, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Police

A 66-year-old Evanston man reported to police Thursday that his storage unit had been burglarized. The man found the hinges removed from the door of his unit in the 700 block of Oakton Street at 11:30 a.m., Evanston police...

Blotter: Police investigate weekend burglary at Cleaners Plus

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department are investigating a burglary reported Monday morning at Cleaners Plus on Dodge Avenue. During the burglary, which occurred between 6 p.m. Saturday and 5 a.m. Monday, a laptop valued at $600, a coat...

Blotter: Man charged with retail theft in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 44-year-old Chicago man was charged Saturday in south Evanston with retail theft. An employee at a Walgreens in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue noticed a man in a gray coat and Chicago Bears hat take several cosmetics items...