The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Officers respond to 3 local graffiti incidents

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 2, 2017

Three separate graffiti incidents were reported in Evanston on Wednesday and Thursday mornings, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. On Wednesday morning, a 71-year-old Evanston resident said she found red and gold spray...

Police Blotter: Evanston Hospital physician turns himself in after stealing $65,000 ultrasound machine

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

May 4, 2016

An Evanston physician turned himself in Monday to the Evanston Police Department for the theft of a $65,000 ultrasound machine. Vinay Rawlani was an employee at Evanston Hospital, 2650 Ridge Ave., where he stole the machine,...

Police Blotter: Two Skokie residents arrested for attempted theft

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

March 2, 2016

Two Skokie residents were arrested Tuesday after attempting to steal $200 worth of electrical switches from a Home Depot located in the 2200 block of Oakton Street, police said. Loss Prevention agents reported the incident...

Police Blotter: Evanston woman resists arrest, flees police

Joanne Lee, Reporter

September 24, 2015

Evanston woman resists arrest, flees police A 24-year-old woman was arrested Tuesday morning in connection with violating a no-contact order and resisting arrest. On Sept. 22 around 10:45 a.m., the Evanston resident alleged...

Police receive two reports of man on bike approaching girls on street

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 25, 2015

Two girls have reported separate incidents of a man on a bicycle approaching them on their way to school, Evanston police said Friday. Detectives in EPD’s Juvenile Bureau are investigating whether the two reports are related...