The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with forgery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 13, 2017

A man was arrested in connection with forgery in north Evanston on Thursday, though the crime was initially reported by an Evanston woman on Feb. 17. A 62-year-old woman noticed that multiple personal checks were missing f...

Police Blotter: Man charged with forging check for $208,000

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 11, 2015

A 50-year-old man was arrested Wednesday morning in connection with attempting to deposit a fraudulent check at a bank in south Evanston. The man tried to deposit a check for $208,000 from a New York resident at Wells Fargo...

Blotter: Sept. 30

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 29, 2013

Police: Chicago resident had fake prescription at Evanston CVS A Chicago resident was arrested Wednesday night after trying to buy a pain killer with a fake prescription at a drug store near the Evanston border, accordin...

Police: Robbery suspect’s driver swiped stolen credit card

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 19, 2013

Evanston police said they caught a robbery suspect Tuesday night after his driver used a stolen credit card at a gas station. At about 11:40 p.m., officers responded to a robbery near the intersection of Mulford Street and...

Blotter: May 9

Ciara McCarthy, Assistant City Editor

May 8, 2013

Chicago woman arrested in connection with forgery The Evanston Police Department arrested a Chicago woman Monday in connection with forgery and possession of marijuana. The woman, 21, attempted to purchase a Bose SoundLink...