The Daily Northwestern

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...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested after fighting brother

Cameron Cook, Reporter

October 11, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of domestic battery in west Evanston on Wednesday afternoon. A 32-year-old Evanston man was arrested on the 700 block of Grey Avenue after a physical altercation with...

Blotter: Liquor and stereo equipment stolen from Target

Cameron Cook, Reporter

October 10, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of two burglaries from Target at 1616 Sherman Ave. in downtown Evanston on Tuesday evening. On Monday, a 20-year-old male Evanston resident placed two bottles of liquor...

Blotter: $1,000 of copper wire stolen

Cameron Cook, Reporter

October 9, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of a burglary at 729 Howard St. in South Evanston on Monday. An Evanston facilities supervisor reported the burglary in the vacant storefront when he discovered approximately...

Blotter: Evanston man hit outside apartment building

Cameron Cook, Reporter

October 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a delayed report of aggravated battery at Presence Saint Francis Hospital Sunday afternoon. A 49-year-old Evanston resident awoke early Sunday morning to the sounds of someone...

Blotter: Bike stolen from backyard

Cameron Cook, Reporter

October 7, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a theft report at 1519 Wilder St. in west Evanston on Thursday morning. The theft took place between Wednesday at 7 p.m. and Thursday at 6 a.m., and police were alerted when...