A lock and latch were torn off by burglars who stole several bags of dog food from the city’s animal shelter on Oakton Street. This among the stories in today’s crime bulletin from Evanston police.


2300 Oakton

Burglars tore off a lock and latch to enter the city’s animal shelter in the 2300 block of Oakton Street, where they stole several bags of dog food between 7 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m. yesterday.

600 Dempster

Cash was taken from an unlocked 2010 Cadillac parked on the street in the 600 block of Dempster Street between 3:30 p.m. Saturday and 11:08 a.m. yesterday.

700 Clinton

Photo equipment was stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 700 block of Clinton Place between 5 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Monday.


817 Davis

Christopher Scott, 41, of 1710 Orrington Ave., was arrested at 817 Davis St. at 10:36 p.m. yesterday and charged with trespass to land.


1300 Sherman

Graffiti was discovered on Chicago Transit Authority property in the 1300 block of Sherman Avenue at 9:56 a.m. yesterday.


1400 Howard

Tools that had been delivered to an apartment common area in the 1400 block of Howard Street were stolen around noon Sunday.

600 Lake

Clothing items that had been delivered to an apartment common area in the 600 block of Lake Street were stolen between 11:30 a.m. and 12:07 p.m. yesterday.

1800 Main

An unsecured Fixie bicycle was stolen from a playground in the 1800 block of Main Street around 8:30 p.m. Monday.

1300 Central

License plates were stolen off a 2012 Chevrolet while parked in the 1300 block of Central Street between Sept. 1 and 1:22 p.m. yesterday.

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.  

Related Document:

Crime Bulletin (09Sep20)SEPTEMBER_9-20DR

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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