The Daily Northwestern

Evanston man threatened with knife

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 3, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 50-year-old man was threatened with a knife on Thursday after a verbal altercation at his residence at the McGaw YMCA near the 1000 block of Grove Street. The man said he had an argument with another man at around 8 p.m....

Blotter: Items stolen from Target

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

January 28, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 30-year-old woman tried to pass the checkout counter at Target with items she had not paid for. Evanston Police Department Cmdr. Ryan Glew said a 24-year-old Target employee reported Thursday that items were stolen from the...

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: Two athletic club thefts occur at roughly same time

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 6, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Two people reported theft Thursday afternoon, one at the LA Fitness at 1618 Sherman Ave. and the other at the McGaw YMCA at 1000 Grove St. At about 2:35 p.m., a 50-year-old Chicago man reported six keys and a $150 fitbit were...

Blotter: Evanston man turns self in, charged in connection with 2 counts of aggravated battery

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 15, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man turned himself in to Evanston police Tuesday afternoon for a battery investigation. The 47-year-old man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and aggravated...

Police blotter: Clothes, food and cosmetics stolen from CVS Pharmacy

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

October 12, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Police investigated a case of retail theft at CVS Pharmacy in south Evanston on Tuesday. Officers were dispatched at approximately 12:30 p.m. after a security guard at the store saw a woman place food, clothes and cosmetics...

Police Blotter: Evanston man reports stolen bike

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

October 6, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston police are investigating a bicycle burglary that occurred between Tuesday at 10 p.m. and Wednesday at 10 a.m. in south Evanston. The victim, a 64-year-old man, told police the suspect entered late at night through...

Police Blotter: Contents of two packages stolen from apartment complex

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

January 28, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

The contents of two packages were stolen Wednesday from the common room of an apartment complex in the 1100 block of Davis Street, police said. One package, delivered to a 23-year-old male resident of the apartment complex, con...

Police Blotter: Oct. 2

Marissa Mizroch, Reporter

October 1, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Television taken from Evanston home Someone burglarized an Evanston residence Monday, stealing a television, police said. The 46-inch LED HD television was stolen from the living room on the first floor, Evanston police ...

Blotter: Nov. 5

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 4, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Witness reports too many shots to count in west Evanston A report of gunfire Sunday night in west Evanston led police to a witness who told them he lost count of the shots. When officers responded to the report at about ...