The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Men pose as home repair company in residential burglary, police say

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 11, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An elderly couple reported missing costume jewelry at their home Wednesday after two men visited, posing as employees of a home repair company, police said. The couple was distracted in the backyard of their home in the 2700...

Police Blotter: Woman charged with battery after hitting officer with urine-soaked paper towels

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 14, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 29-year-old woman was charged with battery Friday afternoon after causing a disturbance in the police station after her arrest, including kicking urine-soaked paper towels at an officer. The woman was taken into custody at about 1 p.m. in the 60...

Police Blotter: Burglar charged with felony after turning himself in to police

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 7, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 20-year-old man admitted Friday that he perpetrated an unsolved burglary case from the end of June. The man was arrested Thursday in connection with trespassing in central Evanston, which led him to return to the police...

Blotter: May 12

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

May 11, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrest man in connection with residential burglary Evanston police arrested a man Thursday in connection with attempted residential burglary. Officers responded to a suspicious person call Thursday afternoon in the...

Blotter: April 25

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

April 24, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Burglars steal from west Evanston home Burglars stole numerous household items from a house in west Evanston on Tuesday afternoon, police said. Police responded to a burglar alarm from a home in the 1800 block of Lemar ...

Police arrest man trying to break into apartment building

Manuel Rapada, Breaking News Editor

June 10, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

Evanston police arrested a 46-year-old man this morning as he tried to break into a Dempster Street apartment. Officers found Evanston resident Bobbie Clark trying to enter through a window in the 800 block of Dempster Street, police said. Clark, of th...