The Daily Northwestern

Four plead not guilty in shooting death of Skokie high school student

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 11, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The four men arrested in connection with the September shooting of two Skokie high school students pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of first degree murder and attempted murder. The four men, all 19, are charged with the...

Cook County jail nears capacity

Ciara McCarthy, Assistant City Editor

April 21, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, State

As the Cook County Department of Corrections nears 100 percent capacity, county officials are trying to raise public awareness of the issue and its potential consequences. The high jail population is particularly worrisome...

Blotter: Feb. 7

Tanner Maxwell, Design Editor

February 6, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Chicago man breaks into home, threatens to kill resident Evanston Police arrested a 24-year-old man early Tuesday morning in connection with a home invasion and aggravated assault on a 28-year-old Chicago woman, according...