These reports were pulled from the latest police summaries provided by departments in our coverage area (Wilmette, Winnetka, Northfield, Kenilworth and Glencoe).
• Landscaping equipment reportedly was stolen from a construction trailer in the 100 block of Linden Avenue. Force allegedly was used to enter the trailer.
• A package reportedly was taken from the front porch of a home in the 2100 block of Greenwood Avenue.
• Graffiti, which included a five-pointed star, reportedly was left on the former Imperial Motors building in the 700 block of Green Bay Road.
• A catalytic converter reportedly was stolen from a car in the 3200 block of Old Glenview Road.
• An unknown individual reportedly took retail items without paying for them at Walgreen’s, 3232 Lake Ave.
• A catalytic converter reportedly was stolen from a truck in the 3600 block of Lake Avenue.
• A utility box at Green Bay Road and Oak Street reportedly was vandalized with spray paint. The reported loss is $250.
• A mailed check reportedly was stolen, altered and cashed for an amount that exceeds $5,000.
• A resident reportedly was scammed by a caller purporting to work for Comcast. According to the report, the caller coerced the victim to purchase $2,000 in gift cards and then provide the information from the gift cards to the caller.
Nothing reported between March 28-April 3 that fits The Record’s editorial guidelines for publication.
• An unlocked bicycle reportedly was stolen from the bike rack at Joseph Sears School 542 Abbotsford Road. The reported loss is $300.
• A fraudulent T-mobile account reportedly was opened using a resident’s personal information.
The Record’s police reports are taken from police-activity summaries prepared by local police departments. Police Reports contain public information from preliminary reports and are not a complete listing of all police activity. The Record does not publish the names of individuals arrested for nonviolent crimes in preliminary reports unless the incident is a matter of public safety or has broad community implications. All arrestees are innocent until proven guilty.