The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man charged with DUI while driving to liquor store

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 68-year-old Evanston man was arrested Monday afternoon for driving under the influence after the alcohol levels in his bloodstream registered two times over the legal limit, according to an Evanston Police Department tweet. The man received se...

Blotter: Pots, pans taken from Evanston home

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 8, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 54-year-old Evanston resident reported pots, pans and other cooking utensils taken from her condominium earlier this week. The woman said she left her house about 4 p.m. Tuesday and returned Wednesday afternoon to find cooking...

Blotter: Woman reports carjacking near downtown Evanston

Nikki Baim and Julia Esparza

February 1, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local, Police

Two men rear-ended a woman’s car near the corner of Sheridan Road and Davis Street on Thursday afternoon, then fled in it. At 2:05 p.m., an 84-year-old Evanston woman was driving down Sheridan Road when another vehicle str...

Blotter: Local man charged with traffic violations in southwest Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 6, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 23-year-old man was charged Sunday with traffic violations in southwest Evanston. Officers observed a vehicle going southbound on Dodge Avenue. The driver switched his headlights off when turning east on Monroe Street, Evanston...

Blotter: Juvenile charged with robbery

Sophie Mann and Amelia Langas

November 5, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 14-year-old juvenile was arrested and charged last Tuesday evening in connection with a robbery at Comix Revolution. At 7:26 p.m., a 33-year-old male clerk at Comix Revolution in the 600 block of Davis Street observed a group...

Blotter: Local man charged with domestic battery in central Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 30, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 36-year-old local man was arrested Sunday in central Evanston in connection with domestic battery. The man’s wife, a 35-year-old Evanston resident, called police from their home in the 2000 block of Pratt Court, at about...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated assault

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago man was arrested Thursday in downtown Evanston in connection with aggravated assault. After receiving a call about an alleged altercation in the 1600 block of Sherman Avenue, officers met a 28-year-old Evanston man...

Blotter: Woman arrested near downtown Evanston after failing sobriety test

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

September 26, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 56-year-old woman was arrested early Tuesday morning near downtown Evanston in connection with driving under the influence of drugs. Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said the woman, a resident of Round Lake Beach in Lake...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with DUI, transportation of open alcohol

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 1, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with multiple alcohol-related traffic offenses in downtown Evanston. An officer stopped the man when he made a turn from Davis Street to Ridge Avenue and drove across the sidewalk,...