A white hybrid bicycle was taken from the sidewalk in the 1700 block of Benson Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.


600 Florence

The screen and storm window of a home in the 600 block of Florence Avenue were damaged during a burglary between 9:30 a.m. Wednesday and 4:01 p.m. yesterday.

1500 Sherman

Cash was taken from an office building in the 1500 block of Sherman Avenue between 9:30 p.m. Wednesday and 7 a.m. yesterday.

Criminal Damage

100 Callan

Someone damaged the latch on the door of a garage at a home in the 100 block of Callan Avenue around 10:50 a.m. yesterday.


1600 Chicago

Food was taken from a grocery store in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue at about 1:10 p.m. yesterday.

1700 Benson

A white hybrid bicycle was stolen from the sidewalk in the 1700 block of Benson Avenue around 7:27 p.m. yesterday


1010 Church

Brenda Kaye Bell, 28, of 1450 S. 116th St., West Allis, Wis., was arrested at 1010 Church St. at 1:17 p.m. yesterday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on Feb. 14 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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