The Daily Northwestern

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...

Blotter: Evanston man charged with possession of controlled substance

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 17, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 25-year-old man was arrested Monday in west Evanston in connection with possession of a controlled substance. Officers were patrolling the area around the intersection of Dodge Avenue and Main Street when they saw a car take...

Blotter: Skokie man charged in west Evanston with driving under the influence

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 10, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 29-year-old Skokie man was arrested Monday in west Evanston in connection with driving under the influence. Officers observed a vehicle driving with tinted windows near the intersection of Emerson Street and Dodge Avenue,...

Blotter: Three arrested after driving without valid driver’s licenses

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago woman was arrested Thursday evening after police found her driving without a valid driver’s license in west Evanston. An officer assigned to investigate a traffic accident at Main Street and Dodge Avenue found that...