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Police Blotter: Burglar steals $9,500 in cash, jewelry from Dodge Avenue home

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 15, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A burglar made off with $8,000 in cash and $1,500 worth of jewelry from a house in the 800 block of Dodge Avenue on Saturday night, police said. The burglar broke in through the front door between 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. and ransacked...

Police Blotter: Police increase patrolling around area of suspected gang activity

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

January 14, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

An anonymous source texted the Evanston Police Department tip line early Thursday morning to report a sighting of several suspected gang members, of which one or more were allegedly armed, police said. Police officers checke...

Police Blotter: Man robbed in downtown Evanston while looking for food shelter

Joanne Lee, Reporter

November 19, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

A 20-year-old man was robbed Wednesday morning in downtown Evanston. The Evanston man told police he was walking in an alley in the 1700 block of Sherman Avenue at about 7:30 a.m. when he asked two men for directions to a nearby...