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Police Blotter: In south Evanston, 4 caught in car keys theft

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 9, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Three juveniles and one man were charged with disobedience to the police in a public place after trying to run away from officers Tuesday night, police said. At about 6:30 p.m., six young men entered Zen Shiatsu Chicago in...

Police Blotter: Man charged with theft after fight with ex-girlfriend

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 7, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Officers were dispatched to a residence near downtown Evanston at about 4 p.m. on Saturday after receiving a domestic disturbance complaint, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. A 37-year-old Evanston man told officers...

Police Blotter: Man charged with domestic battery

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 2, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A couple got into a physical altercation after seeing a movie at Cinemark Century theaters, 1715 Maple Ave. at around 12:53 a.m. Tuesday. A 22-year-old Evanston woman told police she wanted to go home after the movie, but ...

Police Blotter: Northwestern student charged with retail theft

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

October 31, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A Northwestern student was caught stealing a hooded jacket from The North Face on Sherman Avenue on Wednesday. The woman went into a dressing room with three items, but only came out with two, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Duga...

Police Blotter: Woman charged with battery at Evanston Hospital

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

September 27, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston Police charged a woman with misdemeanor battery and trespassing on Monday, police said. At about 5 p.m, Evanston police received reports of a disturbance involving a female in Evanston hospital. Hospital staff called...

Police Blotter: Woman hits others with car following verbal altercation

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

September 22, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A woman was reported to have hit two women with the rear of her car following a verbal altercation, police said. Officers were dispatched to a residence in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue, where two women, both 22, were injured...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with two residential burglaries in one morning

Nora Shelly, City Editor

September 18, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston police arrested a man Thursday after he entered someone’s garage through an unlocked door, later discovering he had burglarized a different residence earlier than morning. The resident of the property in the 1900...

Police Blotter: Man reports stolen van

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

April 24, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A man reported his van full of contractor tools stolen Saturday morning. The 41-year-old Evanston resident found his van missing at 8 a.m. Saturday from his home in the 1000 block of Austin Street when he was leaving for work,...

Police Blotter: Burglar breaks into three apartments, steals computers, money

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 21, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A burglar broke into three apartments in the 1800 block of Ridge Avenue on Thursday and stole more than $3,000 worth of electronics and money, police said. A 58-year-old tenant reported to police her door was forced open and...

Police Blotter: March 31

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

March 31, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston resident arrested in connection with unlawful use of a weapon Police charged a 19-year-old Evanston man Thursday with unlawful use of weapon by felon, officials said. The man was arrested in the 200 block of Cal...