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Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with fraudulent ticket sales

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday in north Evanston in connection with a theft in Chicago. The original incident occurred Monday when the man sold tickets for the State Farm Champions Classic to an Evanston resident,...

Blotter: Chicago man charged with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday in connection with a domestic battery incident that occurred in west Evanston on Thursday. Officers responded to Presence Saint Francis Hospital for a woman being treated for swelling...

Blotter: Chicago woman arrested after sideswiping occupied vehicle

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago woman was arrested Friday in connection with multiple traffic violations in downtown Evanston. Officers were dispatched to a traffic accident at Church Street and Orrington Avenue, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan...

Blotter: Chicago resident arrested in connection with handgun recovery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 1, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago man was arrested Friday in connection with a handgun recovery in south Evanston. Detectives observed two men walking in the area of Jonquil Terrace and Ashland Avenue in Chicago on Thursday when they recognized one...

Closson: When athletes kneel during national anthem, understand greater significance

Troy Closson, Opinion Editor

September 25, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

As almost everyone’s heard by now, President Donald Trump lashed out this weekend after Stephen Curry said he’d vote against a Warriors team visit to the White House — which erupted into a large-scale ordeal as NFL athletes...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with retail theft

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 2, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Thursday afternoon in connection with retail theft in south Evanston. An employee from the CVS in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue called police after she observed the man putting items in his ...

Blotter: Chicago man charged in connection with attempted murder

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 26, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested last Tuesday night in connection with an attempted first-degree murder in north Evanston. The incident took place at an apartment building in the 2300 block of Noyes Court — one block north of the...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with forgery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 12, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man was arrested in connection with forgery in north Evanston on Thursday, though the crime was initially reported by an Evanston woman on Feb. 17. A 62-year-old woman noticed that multiple personal checks were missing f...