The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with aggravated assault

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 7, 2017

Officers arrested a man in connection with a verbal dispute on Thursday in west Evanston. Officers were called to the 1700 block of Dodge Avenue around 10:45 a.m. to respond to a reported verbal dispute between a 30-year-old...

Police Blotter: Man arrested after lunging at officer

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 25, 2015

A 22-year-old man was arrested Saturday evening after continuing to advance toward a police officer despite warnings to step back. Police were called to the 1800 block of Lyons Street at about 7:30 p.m. for a disturbance in...

Police Blotter: Officers arrest four vehicle burglars amid pattern of incidents

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 20, 2015

Four people were arrested in connection with two unrelated vehicle burglaries in south Evanston Thursday and Friday during a time when the crime is occurring more frequently in the city. Officers found two of those arrested...

Police Blotter: Woman shot near south Evanston home

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

June 24, 2015

An 18-year-old woman was shot Friday evening while walking near her home in south Evanston, suffering a non-fatal wound to her chest. The Evanston resident told police she heard two gunshots near Howard Street and Custer Avenue...

Police Blotter: May 28

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 27, 2015

Three arrested in connection with fight near Evanston Township High School Police arrested three men last week in connection with a fight in the front yard of an Evanston home, officials said. The two men who were involv...