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Blotter: Assault charge for man who allegedly wielded knife

Joshua Irvine, Reporter

June 21, 2020

Evanston Police Department charged a man who allegedly brandished  a knife on a city sidewalk Friday morning. Officers responded to the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue at 5:40 a.m. after a caller reported a man wielding a knife and...

Blotter: Man charged with DUI, multiple traffic violations

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 9, 2018

Police arrested a 26-year-old Franklin Park man in connection with driving under the influence at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in west Evanston. The man was driving north on Crawford Avenue when an officer observed his vehicle turn...

Police Blotter: Evanston woman suspected to have been robbed by tenants

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

February 1, 2016

A 28-year-old Evanston woman reported multiple thefts from her apartment on the 700 block of Reba Place around 5 p.m. Tuesday evening, police said. She said she had rented a room in her apartment to two acquaintances, a white...

Police Blotter: April 16

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 15, 2015

Chicago man charged with reckless conduct, criminal damage to property Police arrested a 36-year-old man Monday at his home in Chicago in connection with a fire started at an Evanston apartment building in early April. Evanston police and fire...

Blotter: May 1

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

April 30, 2014

More than $6K worth of goods stolen from LA Fitness Someone stole more than $6,000 worth of items from an LA Fitness in downtown Evanston on Tuesday afternoon. A 28-year-old Evanston resident, who owns a Northwestern identific...