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Blotter: Chicago man arrested after damaging woman’s car in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 66-year-old man was charged with criminal damage to property, a misdemeanor, on Friday, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. Dugan said the man damaged a woman’s car in the parking lot of the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston...

Driver in fatal crash charged with DUI

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 29, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

The driver in a car crash that killed an Evanston resident early Sunday morning was found to have been intoxicated at the time of the incident. Evanston police charged the 42-year-old woman who was driving the car at the time ...

Teen charged after car crash

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

February 15, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An 18-year-old Wilmette resident was charged with underage consumption of alcohol and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident after a car crash Friday, police said. The teenager was driving in the 800 block of Brummel...

Driver who collided with school bus charged with aggravated DUI

Sophia Bollag, Managing Editor

January 6, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The driver of a car that collided with a school bus Monday evening in west Evanston has been charged with aggravated driving under the influence, police said. The crash occurred around 6:40 p.m. at the intersection of Central Park Avenue ...

Car driver arrested in connection with DUI after school bus crash

Sophia Bollag, Managing Editor

January 6, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A school bus collided with a car around 6:40 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Central Park Avenue and Golf Road, police said. No children were on the bus, Evanston police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. The driver of the car,...

Police Blotter: Nov. 6

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 5, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston resident charged with marijuana possession, driving with a suspended license Police arrested a 34-year-old man in connection with possession of marijuana after they pulled him over for a traffic stop Sunday night....

Police Blotter: Oct. 24

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 23, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston man arrested after alleged drunk-driving crash Police arrested a 29-year-old man early Tuesday morning after he crashed his car into a tree and hit a building. Authorities believe he was under the influence at...

Szot not enrolled at Northwestern this fall, University says

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

September 19, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The University said Thursday that Michael Szot, a McCormick senior who faces drunk driving charges from a July car crash that killed two, is not currently enrolled at Northwestern. Citing privacy laws, University spokesman...

Preliminary report: Rising McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli died from drowning

Paige Leskin, Tyler Pager, and Rebecca Savransky

July 21, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A preliminary coroner's report indicates that rising McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli died from drowning Saturday morning after the car he was riding in landed in a water-filled quarry in Naperville, Illinois. Rising McCormick...