The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Wallet taken from nursing home, vodka taken from Jewel-Osco

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 24, 2019

A 58-year-old Evanston man reported a wallet and purse stolen from his room at a nursing home on Wednesday, Evanston police said. Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said the items were reported missing at 3:20 p.m. but that the...

Evanston Police Department holds public shooter response class

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 21, 2019

The Evanston Police Department offered its first-ever “Active Shooter Response Training Class” on Oct. 5. for the public. EPD has offered similar courses to a variety of local businesses, organizations and faith-based communities...

Blotter: Coats stolen from Uncle Dan’s, $700 of food taken from Whole Foods

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 17, 2019

A Skokie man was arrested Thursday in connection with a burglary at Uncle Dan’s, Evanston police said. Between 1:45 a.m. and 3:30 a.m., witnesses reported a broken window at the store on 1600 Sherman Ave. When officers arrived,...