The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: EPD responds to burglaries at Best Buy

Sneha Dey, City Editor

June 2, 2020

EPD will maintain increased presence in local business districts overnight on Monday, according to a news release. Since Sunday evening, Evanston Police Department has responded to three reports of burglary. Twelve suspects...

Blotter: $500 of cosmetics stolen from Walgreens, stolen packages recovered

Molly Burke, Reporter

February 7, 2020

A man and a woman took over $500 of cosmetics from Walgreens on Wednesday, police said. The retail theft took place at around 11:23 a.m. in the 600 block of Custer Avenue. Employees saw the man and woman with the cosmetics,...

Blotter: Woman arrested for battery at Walgreens, candy and technology stolen from Elmwood apartment

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 8, 2020

A 29-year-old Evanston woman was arrested and charged with battery after a fight broke out at the Walgreens on Chicago Avenue. Officers responded to a verbal altercation at the store that escalated on Tuesday, Jan. 7 at around...

Blotter: Vodka taken from Walgreens, graffiti found at Shell Station

Samantha Handler, City Editor

November 13, 2019

A Walgreens employee reported a bottle of vodka taken from the store Monday, Evanston police said. The employee reported the theft at around 8:30 p.m., and officers arrived to the Walgreens, 635 Chicago Ave., shortly after,...

Blotter: Nexium stolen from Walgreens

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

April 7, 2019

Evanston police responded Thursday evening to a report of a burglary at a Walgreens in the 2100 block of Green Bay Road. CCTV footage captured two men entering the store around 8:54 p.m., said Evanston Police Department Cmdr....