The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Shots fired reported near Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

May 15, 2016

Officers investigated a report of shots fired a block from the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center, 1655 Foster St., on Thursday. An anonymous citizen called police at about 10:10 p.m. with the report, said Evanston police Cmdr....

Police Blotter: More than $2,500 worth of items stolen from Evanston apartment

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

February 17, 2016

An Evanston resident reported a burglary Tuesday after noticing multiple items missing from her apartment on the 1100 block of Dewey Avenue, police said. The 48-year-old woman believes the theft occurred between Feb. 8 and Feb...

Police Blotter: Anonymous caller reports man with gun on Dewey Avenue

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

January 27, 2016

An anonymous caller reported a man with a handgun in the 1100 block of Dewey Avenue around noon Tuesday, police said. The man, described to officers as a black male in his late teens, allegedly pulled up to the corner of Dewey...

Police recover two handguns in separate incidents hours apart

Joanne Lee, Reporter

November 4, 2015

Police recovered two handguns Tuesday night after two Evanston residents were arrested in connection with separate incidents involving unlawful weapon use. Evanston police pulled over a 25-year-old male driver in the 400 block of Dewey...