The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man steals merchandise from Home Depot

Kristina Karisch, City Editor

October 5, 2018

More than $500 worth of merchandise was stolen from Home Depot in southwest Evanston on Wednesday evening. At 6:24 p.m., a 61-year-old male Evanston resident removed merchandise from the store, at 2201 Oakton St., and passed...

Blotter: Skokie woman charged with unlawful use of weapon

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 9, 2018

A 20-year-old Skokie woman was charged with unlawful use of a weapon in west Evanston. The woman disobeyed a stop sign at Dempster Street and Fowler Avenue at 5:55 p.m. on Saturday, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. An...

Blotter: Stolen storage unit property valued at $500

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 11, 2018

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: Man charged in connection with consumption of alcohol by a minor

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 29, 2017

A 19-year-old Evanston man was charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor after a hit-and-run car crash early Sunday morning in south Evanston, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. Officers received a call around 3...