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Two men arrested for possession of cannabis, loaded handgun

Kristina Karisch, Digital Projects Editor

January 15, 2019

Evanston Police Department officers found two men in possession of cannabis, cash and a handgun on Jan 11 during a check for a speeding violation. According to a department news release, an officer observed a silver Chrysler...

Police blotter: Criminal damage to vehicle on Lake Street

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 1, 2016

Officers are investigating a case of criminal damage to a vehicle in west Evanston that occurred between Sunday evening and Monday morning.   A 65-year-old Evanston woman parked a gray Chrysler sedan in front of her residence ...

Blotter: Nov. 11

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 10, 2013

Man takes woman's wallet at CTA station A man struck up a conversation with a woman and then stole her wallet Thursday evening at the Main Street CTA station, according to police. While the woman was waiting on the El platfo...

4 years, hundreds of stories: Best of blotter

The Daily Northwestern

June 19, 2013

Oct. 27, 2009: 6 painted men streak past Tech, one vomits Six men ran without any clothes past the Technological Institute on Friday afternoon, police said. Officers on patrol saw the six men, five of whom were Northwester...

Blotter: May 20

Jia You, City Editor

May 19, 2013

Youngsters jump on cars on Asbury Avenue  A group of young people Wednesday damaged five cars parked on Asbury Avenue, Evanston police said. Witnesses reported a group of people who appeared to be in their late teens, possi...