The Daily Northwestern

Evanston’s demand for camera funding nearly doubles

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

April 1, 2014

City officials confirmed Monday night that they have requested almost double the federal funding to install security cameras along streets leading to Evanston Township High School. At Monday's City Council meeting, Ald. Delores...

City Council approves surveillance cameras for high school routes at heated meeting

Kelly Gonsalves, Reporter

January 28, 2014

Despite loud disapproval from citizens in attendance, Evanston aldermen approved Monday a controversial plan to install surveillance cameras along the streets leading to Evanston Township High School. The decision came after weeks of ...

Surveillance proposal for ETHS routes sparks heated debate

Kelly Gonsalves, Reporter

December 11, 2013

An Evanston community meeting Tuesday night escalated from a tense debate to a shouting match regarding Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl’s  proposal to place surveillance cameras on the streets leading to Evanston Township High School. Tisdahl...

Blotter: Oct. 28

October 27, 2013

Laptop stolen from World of Beer A laptop was stolen Thursday morning from World of Beer in downtown Evanston, according to police. Between 6 and 6:20 a.m., the computer as well as an iPad were taken from the kitchen insi...