The Daily Northwestern

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: Microphone system, label maker stolen from unlocked vehicle in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

September 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A wireless microphone system and a label maker were stolen between Monday night and Tuesday morning from a vehicle in south Evanston. The vehicle’s owner, an Evanston resident, called police after she noticed her car —...

Summer resurfacing work to affect traffic on four street segments

David Fishman, Summer Assistant Editor

June 20, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Summertime marks a period of improvement for many, and Evanston is no exception. Beginning the week of June 27, the city will contract resurfacing work on four street segments, affecting traffic along portions of Brown Avenue,...

Police Blotter: Eight burglaries to vehicles in the past week

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 8, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Eight vehicles in the same area of south Evanston were broken into in the past week. All burglaries occurred between Tuesday at about 6 p.m. and Wednesday at about 11 p.m. All of the vehicles were unlocked except one, which...

Police arrest teenager in connection with armed robbery

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 8, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

A 15-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday in connection with the armed robbery of a teenager in Evanston, police said. The 15-year-old approached the teenager in an alley in the 1300 block of Dewey Avenue and showed a gun, p...