The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Stolen bike valued at $400

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 4, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 21-year-old Evanston resident reported Thursday that his bike was stolen in the 2100 block of Ridge Avenue. The man left his bike locked to a light post between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. When...

Woman robbed by two men near Chicago campus

Yvonne Kim, Managing Editor

January 30, 2018

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety

A woman was the victim of a robbery near Northwestern’s Chicago campus on Monday night, according to an email to students from Chief of Police Bruce Lewis. The woman — who is unaffiliated with NU — fell when she was “approached...

Blotter: Evanston man, juvenile arrested in connection with robbery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 6, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man and a 16-year-old Evanston resident were arrested Sunday in connection with a robbery in south Evanston. Officers were dispatched to Brummel Street and Ridge Avenue after a report of a fight involving two male...

12-year-old robbed in south Evanston

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

March 10, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 12-year-old boy was robbed on Wednesday in south Evanston, police said. The boy was in an alley on Mulford Street at about 5 p.m. when three men approached him, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The boy told police...

Blotter: Nearly $800 stolen from local Enterprise Rent-A-Car

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 5, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Police responded Thursday to a robbery at Enterprise Rent-A-Car in north Evanston, police said. At about 11:45 p.m., officers were dispatched to the business, 2636 Green Bay Rd., for an alarm, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan...

Northwestern student reports robbery near campus

Matthew Choi, Campus Editor

December 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A Northwestern student was robbed at the intersection of Foster Street and Maple Avenue on Sunday night, according to an email sent to students by University Police Chief Bruce Lewis. The robbery occurred at about 7 p.m., when...

Juvenile arrested in connection with robbery of Northwestern student

Nora Shelly, City Editor

October 26, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 17-year-old Chicago resident was charged Monday in connection with an early morning robbery of a Northwestern student near a CTA station last month, police said. On Oct. 7, the student was approached by three people near...

Northwestern students report robbery, harassment near CTA stations

Yvonne Kim, Assistant Campus Editor

October 7, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Two Northwestern students reported separate incidents of robbery and harassment near the CTA Purple Line early Friday morning, said an email from University Police sent to students on Friday. The email said one male student...

Police arrest three in connection with armed robbery

David Fishman, Reporter

September 1, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston police arrested three people on Tuesday night in an attempted armed robbery near an ATM in south Evanston. Police received a 911 call at about 9:10 p.m. regarding a possible robbery near an ATM at the Bank of America...

Police Blotter: Man robbed over missing drug payment

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 1, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 57-year-old man was robbed early Wednesday morning in central Evanston over an alleged narcotics debt. The Evanston resident was standing with a 25-year-old acquaintance at the corner of Brown Avenue and Lake Street at...