The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Couple threatened by man attempting to rob rental car

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor `

November 5, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of an attempted burglary in the 2700 block of Woodbine Ave. in northwest Evanston on Saturday evening. A couple from Oregon was walking to their rental car when they...

Blotter: Man maced and robbed of phone

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

November 4, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of a robbery behind the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center in northwest Evanston on Thursday evening. A male Evanston resident met a woman he knew behind the building,...

Blotter: Woman arrested for reckless conduct

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

November 1, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police Department officers arrested a 20-year-old woman on Wednesday morning after she turned herself in for an accusation of reckless conduct. On Oct. 27, the woman pulled her car up next to an Evanston resident,...

Blotter: Power pudding stolen from porch

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 31, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of a theft in the 1800 block of Lemar Ave. in northwest Evanston on Tuesday evening. A 49-year-old Evanston resident told officers a FedEx package containing two six-can...

Blotter: Tires slashed in north Evanston

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of slashed tires on a gray 2007 Ford Escape in the 1400 block of Foster Street in west Evanston on Monday morning. A 25-year-old Evanston resident called the police...

Cat food stolen from Evanston apartment

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 29, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police Department officers on Friday evening responded to a report of a theft from the common area of an apartment building in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue in south Evanston. A 24-year-old Evanston resident told...

Blotter: Teens rob Blaze Pizza

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 28, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of a theft at Blaze Pizza in downtown Evanston on Wednesday night. A 23-year-old Evanston resident and employee of Blaze, located at 1737 Sherman Ave., told officers...

Blotter: Woman arrested, charged with DUI among other charges

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

October 25, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A 62-year-old woman was arrested south of downtown Evanston Wednesday after she crashed her car in the 1500 block of Dempster Street. At 10:20 p.m. on Wednesday, the Evanston Police Department responded to a car crash. The...

Blotter: Man arrested for liquor theft

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 24, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local, Top City Stories

Evanston Police Department officers on Tuesday afternoon responded to a report of retail theft at Jewel-Osco, located at 1128 Chicago Ave.. The theft was reported by a 43-year-old man “who listed his address as the Jewel,”...

Blotter: Theft reported at YMCA

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

October 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

At around 5:35 p.m. Monday, the Evanston Police Department received a call about a theft at the McGaw YMCA in the 1000 block of Grove Street. Officers responded to the call and met with the 35-year-old woman Evanston resident...

Blotter: Chicago man points gun at Skokie man behind library

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 22, 2018

Filed under City, Police

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of a Chicago man threatening a Skokie man with a gun behind the Evanston Public Library on Saturday night. The Skokie man made plans to meet his girlfriend, an 18-year-old...