The Daily Northwestern

Evanston Police mistakenly detain Northwestern professor’s son, 13, after burglary

Susan Du, City Editor

September 23, 2012

An Evanston Police officer is under investigation this week after he handcuffed and detained the 13-year-old son of a longtime Northwestern professor while searching for a nearby burglar. Medill Prof. Ava Thompson Greenwell...

Evanston Police release 911 call that led to handcuffing of Northwestern prof’s son

Susan Du, City Editor

September 9, 2012

The Evanston Police Department released Friday an audio recording of the 911 call that led officers to mistakenly detain the 13-year-old son of a Northwestern journalism professor. Earlier this week, officers handcuffed Diwani...