Glencoe, News

Police Reports: Jet skis stolen from boat ramp for second time in a week; bicycle theft and arrest

These reports were pulled from the latest police summaries provided by departments in our coverage area (Wilmette, Winnetka, Highland Park, Northfield, Kenilworth and Glencoe).


May 11

• A bicycle reportedly was stolen from Homer’s Ice Cream in the 1200 block of Green Bay Road. Police arrested an individual for the theft a short time later in Northfield.

May 10

• A bank account reportedly was created using a resident’s personal information and $12,000 was withdrawn.

May 9

• A credit card reportedly was stolen from a car in the 3200 block of Lake Avenue.

May 8

• A driver’s license and credit card reportedly were stolen overnight from a car in the 300 block of 4th Street.

May 6

• A tablet and wallet reportedly were stolen from an unlocked car in the 800 block of Ridge Road.

• A resident reportedly was scammed out of $400 in gift cards after responding to a text message from someone purporting to be the resident’s boss and requesting the gift card information.

• More than $2,000 worth of cosmetics reportedly were stolen from CVS, 1515 Sheridan Road.


May 10

• More than $500 in items reportedly were stolen from The Grand Food Center, 606 Green Bay Road.


May 2

• A window reportedly was smashed out in a car at Mini of Glencoe North Shore, 2100 Frontage Road.


May 11

• An unlocked car reportedly was stolen from the 1800 block of Cavell Avenue. The car reportedly had a spare key inside.

• A credit card and charging cable reportedly were stolen from a car between May 9-11 in the 300 block of University Avenue.

May 8

• Cosmetics reportedly were stolen from Walgreens, 632 Roger Williams Avenue.

May 1

• Two jet skis and a trailer reportedly were stolen from a gated area at the Park Avenue Boating Ramp, 31 Park Ave. It is the second incident in one week, as two jet skis and a trailer reportedly were stolen from the same location on April 27.


No reported incidents that meet The Record’s standards for publication.


No reported incidents that meet The Record’s standards for publication.

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 and named in preliminary reports unless the incident is a matter of public safety or has significant community implications. All arrestees are innocent until proven guilty.


This article was developed using publicly available information, such as press releases, municipal records and social media posts.

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