The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested for criminal sexual assault

Amelia Langas, Development and Recruitment Editor

November 15, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 41-year-old Evanston man was arrested for criminal sexual assault and home invasion Sunday in the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue. At 9:10 p.m. on the date, the Evanston woman who reported the incident told responding officers...

Blotter: Tip jar taken from Starbucks

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 13, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

Between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Monday, the tip jar from the Starbucks at 1901 Dempster St. was stolen. At around 1:20 p.m., a Starbucks employee called the Evanston Police Department to report the theft of the tip jar, containing...

Blotter: Retail theft reported from Gigi Bottega

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a call regarding a theft at Gigi Bottega in the 600 block of Davis Street at 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday. The 35-year-old store manager, an Evanston resident, reported the incident,...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested for possession of cannabis

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 6, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

An Evanston man was arrested Monday in the 1300 block of Wilder Street for possession of marijuana. An Evanston Police Department officer was running speed enforcement at Crain Street and Ridge Avenue around 3:37 p.m. Monday...

Blotter: Woman arrested, charged with DUI among other charges

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

October 25, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A 62-year-old woman was arrested south of downtown Evanston Wednesday after she crashed her car in the 1500 block of Dempster Street. At 10:20 p.m. on Wednesday, the Evanston Police Department responded to a car crash. The...

Blotter: Theft reported at YMCA

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

October 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

At around 5:35 p.m. Monday, the Evanston Police Department received a call about a theft at the McGaw YMCA in the 1000 block of Grove Street. Officers responded to the call and met with the 35-year-old woman Evanston resident...

Blotter: Items stolen from AT&T store, Uncle Dan’s

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

September 27, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Chicago resident stole a product from the AT&T store in the 1600 block of Chicago Avenue Wednesday evening. The Evanston Police Department received a call from an AT&T store employee shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday, Evanston...

Evanston resident charged with assault

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

September 26, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

An Evanston resident was arrested and charged with assault at around 10 a.m. Tuesday. The Evanston Police Department responded to a call of a disturbance in the 2100 block of Darrow Avenue in west Evanston at 9:43 a.m. Tuesday,...

Blotter: iPhone 8 reported stolen

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

September 25, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

An iPhone 8 was reported stolen on Friday from an Evanston Township High School sporting event. The Evanston Police Department dispatched an officer at 8:30 p.m. Friday to the 2200 block of Church Street to speak with the juvenile...

Blotter: Evanston man charged with DUI while driving to liquor store

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 68-year-old Evanston man was arrested Monday afternoon for driving under the influence after the alcohol levels in his bloodstream registered two times over the legal limit, according to an Evanston Police Department tweet. The man received se...

Blotter: Man charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Following a foot chase, police arrested a Skokie man Saturday night in connection with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon. An officer pulled over a vehicle at about 8:45 p.m. after it ran through a red light in the...

Blotter: Evanston man charged with harassment by electronic communication

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 24-year-old man was charged Wednesday afternoon with harassment by electronic communication. The Evanston man was arrested for sending a text message that expressed an intent to harm a 23-year-old Skokie woman, Evanston police...