The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Evanston man charged with felony for lying about identity during arrest for theft

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

May 10, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

An 18-year-old Evanston resident was charged with a felony for obstruction of justice after lying about his name and age during an arrest for stealing office equipment. Police were dispatched after a 36-year-old Evanston woman observ...

Police Blotter: Evanston Hospital physician turns himself in after stealing $65,000 ultrasound machine

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

May 4, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston physician turned himself in Monday to the Evanston Police Department for the theft of a $65,000 ultrasound machine. Vinay Rawlani was an employee at Evanston Hospital, 2650 Ridge Ave., where he stole the machine,...

Police Blotter: Women rob American Apparel of an estimated $2,000

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

April 25, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Two young women stole an estimated $2,000 worth of goods from American Apparel on Sunday night, before escaping into a black vehicle and driving away. The store manager reported that the women entered the store, 950 Church St...

Police Blotter: Almost $1,000 worth of jewelry stolen from Evanston residence

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

April 20, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 54-year-old woman reported $950 worth of jewelry stolen Tuesday from her home in northern Evanston. The Evanston resident reported that some time between leaving her house in the 3300 block of Grant Street at 8 a.m. and retu...