The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Jan. 17

Tanner Maxwell, Design Editor

January 16, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman arrested at Evanston Public Library Police arrested a 43-year-old woman at the Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave., on Monday afternoon for trespassing on state property, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said...

Blotter: Jan. 16

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

January 16, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Elderly woman robbed while walking on Main Street An 80-year-old Evanston woman was robbed after leaving a bank Tuesday morning. At around 11:15 a.m., the woman had left the Charter One Bank at the intersection of Main Street a...

Blotter: Jan. 15

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

January 14, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Mother and son arrested in connection with drug charges The Evanston Police Special Operations Group executed a search warrant Thursday to arrest a mother and her son in connection with drug charges. The EPD, with assistance ...

Blotter: Jan. 14

Tanner Maxwell, Design Editor

January 13, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Chicago resident robbed near Church and Ridge Three boys robbed an 18-year-old Chicago resident near the corner of Church Street and Ridge Avenue on Wednesday evening, Evanston Police Department Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. The Chicago man was wa...

Blotter: Jan. 11

Manuel Rapada, City Editor

January 10, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Chicago resident arrested after music CD theft A 19-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after allegedly stealing two music CDs from an electronics store. Evanston police responded at about 7 p.m. Wednesday to Best Buy, 230...

Blotter: Jan. 9

Ina Yang, Reporter

January 8, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston church ransacked A church in the 1900 block of Darrow Avenue was broken into between 2:22 a.m. and 3:18 a.m. Sunday. The church received two phone calls from its alarm company around 2:20 in the morning but did ...

Blotter: Jan. 8

Ina Yang, Reporter

January 7, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston resident robbed by known man and woman Acquaintances of an Evanston resident allegedly robbed him Thursday morning. The man was in his backyard in the 1200 block of Pitner Avenue when a man and woman he knew appr...

While you were on break: the local, state and national news you missed

Edward Cox, Manuel Rapada, and Jia You

January 7, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local, National, Politics, State

Dec. 15: Evanston hosts gun buyback program Evanston residents turned in 45 firearms during a gun buyback program Dec. 15, the day after the Newtown, Conn., school shooting. The program came weeks after its chief organizer,...

Blotter: Jan. 7

Joseph Diebold and Manuel Rapada

January 6, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Glenview man arrested in connection to April home invasion Evanston Police charged a 51-year-old Glenview resident Dec. 19 with one count of home invasion in the theft of artwork worth up to $200,000. On April 13, 2012, ...