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Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with driving under influence, child endangerment

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Officers arrested an Evanston man Monday night after he allegedly crashed into a parked car in west Evanston while driving under the influence. At approximately 8:00 p.m., officers responded to the incident in the 1700 block...

Blotter: Highland Park man issued citation for using cell phone while driving, suspended license

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 30, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Highland Park man was issued a citation Tuesday for using his cell phone while driving and having a suspended license. An officer observed the driver between Dodge Avenue and Davis Street talking on his cell phone Tuesday...

Blotter: Chicago man charged with disorderly conduct after harassing minor

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 28, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Chicago man was charged Wednesday with disorderly conduct after allegedly following a 16-year-old girl who was walking in west Evanston and asking for her number. On April 21 at about 5:00 p.m., the 16-year-old was walking...

Blotter: Evanston man’s car scratched, tires damaged in front of his home

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 26, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 72-year-old Evanston resident found his tires flattened and a scratch across the passenger side door of his 2004 Nissan on Tuesday morning. The vehicle was parked in front of his home on the 1400 block of Brummel Street...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested after fleeing police

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 25, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police said a car ignored a stop sign in west Evanston on Sunday evening and drove away when an officer turned on the squad car lights. The officer did not follow the vehicle but continued driving around. The officer...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested after damaging woman’s car in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 66-year-old man was charged with criminal damage to property, a misdemeanor, on Friday, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. Dugan said the man damaged a woman’s car in the parking lot of the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston...

Blotter: Tennessee man transported back to Evanston, charged with aggravated use of weapon

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 23, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

On Tuesday, a 21-year-old man from Nashville, Tennessee was transported back to Evanston by police after the Nashville Police Department arrested him based on an active warrant, according to a news release. The warrant was...

Blotter: Mount Prospect woman charged with driving under influence in Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Mount Prospect woman was pulled over in west Evanston early Thursday morning and arrested in connection with driving under the influence. At 2:00 a.m., the 32-year-old woman was stopped in the 2000 block of Emerson Street...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with retail theft from Jewel in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 22-year-old Evanston man was arrested at the Jewel-Osco in southwest Evanston on Monday afternoon in connection with a theft around 2:30 p.m. An employee at the Jewel-Osco, 2485 Howard St., noticed the Evanston resident put...

Blotter: Two men arrested for handgun possession in Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Morton Grove resident and a Palatine resident were arrested for handgun possession in Evanston on Friday, according to a police news release. The first arrest occurred around 6:45 p.m. when Evanston Police Department’s...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested after long-term narcotics investigation

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston man was arrested Friday morning in connection with a long-term narcotics investigation by the Evanston Police Department special operations group, according to a news release. The investigation began in 2015 in...