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Blotter: Chicago man charged with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday in connection with a domestic battery incident that occurred in west Evanston on Thursday. Officers responded to Presence Saint Francis Hospital for a woman being treated for swelling...

Blotter: Chicago woman charged with DUI in downtown Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 33-year-old woman was arrested early Tuesday morning in connection with driving under the influence in downtown Evanston. Officers spotted the Chicago resident driving without headlights or taillights in the 1000 block of...

Blotter: Local man charged with traffic violations in southwest Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 6, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 23-year-old man was charged Sunday with traffic violations in southwest Evanston. Officers observed a vehicle going southbound on Dodge Avenue. The driver switched his headlights off when turning east on Monroe Street, Evanston...

Blotter: Juvenile charged with robbery

Sophie Mann and Amelia Langas

November 5, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 14-year-old juvenile was arrested and charged last Tuesday evening in connection with a robbery at Comix Revolution. At 7:26 p.m., a 33-year-old male clerk at Comix Revolution in the 600 block of Davis Street observed a group...

Blotter: Officers respond to 3 local graffiti incidents

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 2, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Three separate graffiti incidents were reported in Evanston on Wednesday and Thursday mornings, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. On Wednesday morning, a 71-year-old Evanston resident said she found red and gold spray...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with multiple traffic offenses

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 1, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Friday in connection with multiple traffic offenses, including one felony, near downtown Evanston. The man was originally pulled over in the 1400 block of Oak Avenue after he disregarded traffic...

Blotter: Man charged with retail theft in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 44-year-old Chicago man was charged Saturday in south Evanston with retail theft. An employee at a Walgreens in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue noticed a man in a gray coat and Chicago Bears hat take several cosmetics items...

Blotter: Local man charged with domestic battery in central Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 30, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 36-year-old local man was arrested Sunday in central Evanston in connection with domestic battery. The man’s wife, a 35-year-old Evanston resident, called police from their home in the 2000 block of Pratt Court, at about...

Officers respond to, investigate shots fired incident

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

October 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Officers responded to a shots fired incident Thursday night in south Evanston. At approximately 10:04 p.m., police arrived in the area of Howard Street and Dodge Avenue, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said in a Friday news...

Blotter: Cell phone, money stolen in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 30-year-old Chicago woman’s cell phone and money were stolen Monday in south Evanston. The woman, who called police around 12:30 p.m. from the McDonald’s in the 1100 block of Howard Street, said she left her backpack...