Signs supporting the Black Lives Matter movement were taken from the yards of homes on Ridge Avenue, Ridge Court, and Wilder Street. These were among the stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


2700 Ridge

A Black Lives Matter sign was removed from the yard of a home in the 2700 block of Ridge Avenue between noon Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday.

900 Ridge

A Black Lives Matter sign was removed from the yard of a home in the 900 block of Ridge Court between 8 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. yesterday.

1300 Wilder

A Black Lives Matter sign was removed from the yard of a home in the 1300 block of Wilder Street between 7 p.m. Sunday and 3 p.m. Monday.

1600 Sherman

Alcoholic products were stolen from the Target store in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue around 5 p.m. Monday.

1400 Chicago

A bicycle secured to a bike rack was stolen from the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue between 3:04 p.m. Sunday and 11 a.m. yesterday.

2000 Ashland

An unsecured bicycle was taken from the yard of a home in the 2000 block of Ashland Avenue around 3 p.m. Monday.


635 Chicago

Ryan O. Bailey, 37, of 1458 Chicago Ave., was arrested at 635 Chicago Ave. at 11:03 p.m. Monday and charged with assault. He is due in court on Oct. 5 at 9:30 a.m.


100 Callan

Samuel L. Kitchen, 28, of 1116 S. Holman Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 100 Callan Ave. at 3:14 p.m. Monday and charged with domestic battery.


1800 Monroe

Someone scratched the passenger door of a 2001 Toyota in the 1800 block of Monroe Street around 10:30 a.m. Monday.

400 Howard

An apartment window was damaged in the 400 block of Howard Street around 8 p.m. Monday.


800 Lake

Graffiti was discovered on an office building in the 800 block of Lake Street at 10:29 a.m. Monday.

3200 Central

Graffiti was discovered at Bent Park, in the 3200 block of Central Street, at 1:18 p.m. Monday.


1700 Howard

Rachel Dowrey Dicken, 26, of 1342 W. Howard St., Chicago, was arrested at 1700 Howard St. at 8:11 a.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation.

Incidents listed appear among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. An arrest does not constitute an assumption of guilt, which can only be determined by a court of law. Court appearances take place in Cook County 2nd District Circuit Court in Skokie.  

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A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio...

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