The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with retail theft at Walgreens

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A man was arrested in connection with misdemeanor retail theft in south Evanston on Friday afternoon. The 47-year-old man filled up a black bag at the Walgreens on the 600 block of Chicago Avenue and left the store without paying, Evanston police...

Blotter: Des Plaines man arrested in connection with felony aggravated battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Des Plaines resident was arrested Wednesday night in connection with aggravated battery after inappropriately touching a woman in south Evanston. The woman called the police after the man tried touching her arm and speaking...

Blotter: Chicago woman arrested in connection with DUI in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 17, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Monday in connection with driving under the influence of alcohol in south Evanston. A traffic officer observed the woman remaining stationary after the light changed from red to green at the...

Police Blotter: Canoe stolen in south Evanston

Nora Shelly, City Editor

October 5, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston Police Department officers are investigating a stolen canoe. A 69-year-old Evanston resident reported to the police Tuesday she had noticed her 17-foot canoe missing from her backyard in south Evanston on Sunday,...