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Blotter: Wallet stolen from Sketchbook Brewing Co. in Evanston

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

March 6, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident reported that her wallet had been stolen from her coat pocket while she was at Sketchbook Brewing Company, 821 Chicago Ave., Tuesday evening. The woman received a notification from her bank that her account...

Chicago man arrested for driving with a suspended license

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 10, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 49-year-old Chicago man for a series of traffic violations on Thursday after he ran a red light and failed to produce a valid license. Evanston Police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said an Evanston Police Department officer...

Blotter: Kohl’s packages stolen from front porch

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

February 7, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Two Kohl’s packages were stolen Wednesday from a woman’s porch in the 1800 block of Dodge Ave. The resident had a camera set up on her porch, Evanston Police Department Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. She saw on camera that UPS...

Two men arrested for possession of cannabis, loaded handgun

Kristina Karisch, Digital Projects Editor

January 15, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers found two men in possession of cannabis, cash and a handgun on Jan 11 during a check for a speeding violation. According to a department news release, an officer observed a silver Chrysler...

Blotter: Man charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Following a foot chase, police arrested a Skokie man Saturday night in connection with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon. An officer pulled over a vehicle at about 8:45 p.m. after it ran through a red light in the...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with 2 felony charges, misdemeanor

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 16, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 42-year-old Evanston woman early Sunday morning in connection with two felony charges and a misdemeanor. Officers responded to a report of domestic disturbance at 1567 Dodge Ave. around 1 a.m. on Sunday....

Blotter: North Chicago man charged with cannabis possession

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 12, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Monday in connection with cannabis possession. Police stopped the 28-year-old man near the intersection of Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue for driving with an expired registration, Evanston police...

Blotter: Police investigate weekend burglary at Cleaners Plus

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department are investigating a burglary reported Monday morning at Cleaners Plus on Dodge Avenue. During the burglary, which occurred between 6 p.m. Saturday and 5 a.m. Monday, a laptop valued at $600, a coat...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with DUI, multiple traffic offenses

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston resident was arrested Thursday in west Evanston in connection with driving under the influence of alcohol, as well as four traffic citations. Officers first observed the 59-year-old man speeding on Church Street...

Officers respond to, investigate shots fired incident

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

October 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

Officers responded to a shots fired incident Thursday night in south Evanston. At approximately 10:04 p.m., police arrived in the area of Howard Street and Dodge Avenue, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said in a Friday news...