The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Nov. 13

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 12, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Homeless man grabs woman’s arm Friday An Evanston woman reported to police that a homeless man grabbed her arm Friday as she passed him on the street, authorities said. The 55-year-old woman was walking in the 1300 block ...

Police: Latest shooting near Evanston-Chicago border gang-related

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

May 8, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Evanston police are calling a shooting early Saturday morning near the Howard Street CTA station the latest result of gang activity near the Chicago-Evanston border. A 20-year-old man was walking just after 1 a.m. in the 7700 ...

Blotter: Nov. 11

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 10, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

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...

Blotter: Oct. 28

October 27, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Laptop stolen from World of Beer A laptop was stolen Thursday morning from World of Beer in downtown Evanston, according to police. Between 6 and 6:20 a.m., the computer as well as an iPad were taken from the kitchen insi...

Blotter: Oct. 25

Tanner Maxwell and Patrick Svitek

October 25, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Northwestern student punched in face at party A Northwestern student punched another student early Saturday morning at an off-campus party, according to police. The students, who appear to be friends, were drinking at a pa...