The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Woman arrested, charged with DUI among other charges

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

October 25, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A 62-year-old woman was arrested south of downtown Evanston Wednesday after she crashed her car in the 1500 block of Dempster Street. At 10:20 p.m. on Wednesday, the Evanston Police Department responded to a car crash. The...

Blotter: Man arrested for liquor theft

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 24, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local, Top City Stories

Evanston Police Department officers on Tuesday afternoon responded to a report of retail theft at Jewel-Osco, located at 1128 Chicago Ave.. The theft was reported by a 43-year-old man “who listed his address as the Jewel,”...

Blotter: Theft reported at YMCA

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

October 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

At around 5:35 p.m. Monday, the Evanston Police Department received a call about a theft at the McGaw YMCA in the 1000 block of Grove Street. Officers responded to the call and met with the 35-year-old woman Evanston resident...

Blotter: Chicago man points gun at Skokie man behind library

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 22, 2018

Filed under City, Police

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of a Chicago man threatening a Skokie man with a gun behind the Evanston Public Library on Saturday night. The Skokie man made plans to meet his girlfriend, an 18-year-old...

Blotter: Parking lot argument turns violent

Cameron Cook, Assistant City Editor

October 21, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

Evanston Police Department officers on Thursday evening responded to a report of battery in the parking lot on 2400 Main St. in southwest Evanston. A 61-year-old man from Chicago backed his car out of a parking spot out in...

Items missing after man moves them to Evanston

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 18, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police Department officers at 10:48 a.m. on Wednesday responded to a report of a theft in the 100 block of Clyde Avenue in south Evanston. An Evanston resident hired a moving company to transport items from San Francisco...

Blotter: Compost bin stolen from Evanston resident’s front porch

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of an Amazon package stolen from a front porch in downtown Evanston. A 38-year-old Evanston resident ordered a black Minuteman International rotating compost bin. The...

Blotter: Headphones, socks stolen from Target in downtown Evanston

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 16, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers on Monday afternoon responded to another report of a theft at the 1616 Sherman Ave. Target in downtown Evanston. A man entered the store, took two pairs of headphones and a package of Hanes...

Teen robbed in Ridge Avenue alley

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 15, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded Sunday evening to a report of robbery in an alley on the 2600 block of Ridge Avenue in north Evanston. A 15-year-old Evanston resident stepped outside into the alley to sell an...

Blotter: man arrested for August battery

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 14, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

Evanston Police Department officers arrested an Evanston man on Thursday after he admitted to a charge of battery that took place on August 23. The man who was assaulted, a 57-year-old male resident of Wheeling, was sitting...