The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Items stolen from Target

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

January 29, 2019

A 30-year-old woman tried to pass the checkout counter at Target with items she had not paid for. Evanston Police Department Cmdr. Ryan Glew said a 24-year-old Target employee reported Thursday that items were stolen from the...

Blotter: Evanston man charged with theft from Target

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

January 27, 2019

A 27-year-old Target employee reported Thursday that an item was stolen from the Target on the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue. He said that a man entered the store and took a vacuum cleaner valued at $80 and fled in a Cadillac...

Man arrested for injuring two officers, damaging police car

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

January 15, 2019

An Evanston man was charged with aggravated battery to a police officer after he crashed into a police car and injured two officers. Detectives from the Evanston police tactical unit stopped a white Chevy Malibu on Friday when...

Blotter: Man maced and robbed of phone

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

November 4, 2018

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: Chicago man points gun at Skokie man behind library

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 22, 2018

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...