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University Police launches first 30-day trial of body-worn cameras

Allyson Chiu, Campus Editor

June 7, 2017

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories

University Police officers began a 30-day trial period of wearing body cameras Wednesday, deputy chief of police Gloria Graham said. Chief of Police Bruce Lewis announced in an email Tuesday that five UP officers will participate...

Evanston Police Department announces ‘significant arrests’

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 22, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The Evanston Police Department announced three "significant arrests" from the past week in a Monday news release. The first arrest occurred Wednesday afternoon, as members of EPD’s Neighborhood Enforcement Team were patrolling...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with dog bite, battery case

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 47-year-old Evanston resident was arrested Thursday in connection with a battery and dog bite case in south Evanston, according to a news release. A 65-year-old Chicago resident was making a right turn onto Forest Avenue...

Blotter: Man charged with domestic battery

Syd Stone, Assistant City Editor

May 4, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested and charged with domestic battery in north Evanston on Thursday morning. The 27-year-old man’s wife called the police to their shared residence in the 1500 block of Emerson Street at 12:53 a.m....

Blotter: Woman reports windshield broken, fender dented

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 12, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A Winthrop Harbor resident reported damage to her vehicle Tuesday afternoon. The 48-year-old female reported that the front windshield of her 2013 Ford had been broken and the fender dented while it was parked on the 700 block...

Blotter: $200 worth of frozen seafood stolen from freezer

Syd Stone, Assistant City Editor

April 9, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A Northwestern employee reported that $200 worth of frozen fish and shrimp had been stolen from Sheil Catholic Center. The suspect — a 60-year-old woman with dark curly hair, a gold tooth and a green hat — was observed...

Blotter: Woman charged with battery

Syd Stone, Assistant City Editor

April 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A woman filed a battery report last month at her workplace in downtown Evanston. The 56-year-old Evanston resident told officers she had an altercation March 18 with a 65-year-old female coworker with whom she shares office...