A purse and a computer were stolen from an unlocked BMW in the 1200 block of Judson Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


1200 Judson

A purse and a laptop computer were among items taken from an unlocked 2013 BMW in the 1200 block of Judson Avenue between 10 p.m.  Saturday and noon Sunday.

1400 Elmwood

A burglar was unsuccessful at entering an apartment in the 1400 block of Elmwood, but damaged the latch off the wall during the attempt, which occurred between 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. yesterday.

100 Clyde

A burglar forced the door open to an apartment in the 100 block of Clyde Avenue between 1 p.m. yesterday and 12:30 a.m. today and stole cash and a laptop computer.


1434 Hartrey

Anthony C. D. Needham, 24, of 1326 Dewey Ave., was arrested at 1434 Hartrey Ave. at 8:38 p.m. Sunday and was charged with possession of cannabis.


900 Chicago

Someone took cash from the tip jar at a restaurant in the 900 block of Chicago Avenue at about 2:40 p.m. yesterday.

700 Austin

Tools were stolen from the yard of a home in the 700 block of Austin Street between noon on July 2 and 7 p.m. yesterday.


2400 Main

Dejah A. Baker, 24, of 818 N. Leamington Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 2400 Main St. at 7:28 p.m. Friday and charged with a traffic violation. A court date has been set for Aug. 16 at 10:30 a.m.

Incidents listed appear among the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. An arrest does not constitute a finding 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. 

Charles Bartling

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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