The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man steals merchandise from Home Depot

Kristina Karisch, City Editor

October 5, 2018

More than $500 worth of merchandise was stolen from Home Depot in southwest Evanston on Wednesday evening. At 6:24 p.m., a 61-year-old male Evanston resident removed merchandise from the store, at 2201 Oakton St., and passed...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested after fleeing police

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 25, 2017

Evanston Police said a car ignored a stop sign in west Evanston on Sunday evening and drove away when an officer turned on the squad car lights. The officer did not follow the vehicle but continued driving around. The officer...

Police Blotter: Two Skokie residents arrested for attempted theft

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

March 2, 2016

Two Skokie residents were arrested Tuesday after attempting to steal $200 worth of electrical switches from a Home Depot located in the 2200 block of Oakton Street, police said. Loss Prevention agents reported the incident...

Police Blotter: Paintings reported stolen from Evanston apartment

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 4, 2016

Two paintings were reported stolen from an apartment complex in the 2200 block of Central Street on Wednesday afternoon, police said. A 51-year-old male who was doing floor maintenance on the apartment building told police...