The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man charged with assaulting hospital nurses

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 13, 2019

Police charged a Rock Island, Illinois man with assault Saturday evening after a hospital visit became violent. Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said at 9:30 p.m., the 41-year-old man attacked nurses at Presence Saint Franc...

Blotter: Laptop stolen from Evanston church

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 5, 2019

Police received report Thursday of a laptop stolen from a church in the 1500 block of Ridge Avenue. A Dell laptop valued at $500 was stolen from Interfaith Action of Evanston’s Hospitality Center for the Homeless, Evanston p...

Blotter: Bicycle stolen from Evanston apartment building

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

April 2, 2019

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of theft in the 2200 block of Ridge Avenue Monday morning. The 21-year-old male resident told officers that his bike, a navy blue Schwinn Sporterra valued at $300,...

Woman escapes after attempting to steal from Jewel-Osco

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 12, 2019

A woman who attempted to steal from the Jewel-Osco in Evanston escaped before police could reach the scene. A store employee said he saw the woman try to steal $250 worth of various items, but he managed to stop her. The employee...