The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Watch, money stolen from residence

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 30, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A 61-year-old Evanston man reported Wednesday that belongings were stolen from his residence in the 200 block of Ridge Avenue. The man told Evanston Police Department officers that he woke up Wednesday morning and found personal...

Blotter: Man reports attempted break in, being shot with BB gun

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

November 28, 2018

Filed under City, Police

Evanston Police Department officers on Monday night responded to a report of a man with a gun in the 1900 block of Jackson Avenue in west Evanston. A 52-year-old Evanston resident told officers that someone was trying to get...

Blotter: Burglary reported in northwest Evanston

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 27, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

Around 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, the Evanston Police Department responded to a call regarding a stolen bicycle in the 2500 block of McDaniel Avenue in northwest Evanston. Responding officers talked to the 67-year-old man who is...

EPD investigates home invasion

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 27, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

At around 11:50 a.m. Tuesday, the Evanston Police Department responded to a call regarding a burglary in the 100 block of Burnham Place in south Evanston. According to an EPD news release, the 82-year-old woman whose house...

Blotter: Woman arrested for slapping employee at Jewel

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

November 26, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of battery at the 1128 Chicago Ave. Jewel-Osco in central Evanston on Saturday night. A 64-year-old Jewel cashier told officers he was assaulted by a woman while at...

Man stabs dog in downtown Evanston

Kristina Karisch, City Editor

November 24, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Uncategorized

Evanston Police Department officers are searching for a man who stabbed a dog in front of its owners in downtown Evanston. An older couple was walking their dog past the Evanston First Bank & Trust, 820 Church St., at approximately...

Man arrested for setting fire in Chicago Avenue apartment building

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

November 19, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

The Evanston Fire Department responded to a fire at an apartment building on the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue in downtown Evanston at around 3:30 a.m. on Monday. A man located in the area “made statements implicating himself”...

Blotter: Man asks to call mother, arrested for spitting on EPD officer

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

November 18, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers arrested a man Friday in the 400 block of Sheridan Road in south Evanston after he resisted arrest and spat on an officer. The man, a 24-year-old Evanston resident was walking along Sheridan...

Blotter: Man arrested for criminal sexual assault

Amelia Langas, Development and Recruitment Editor

November 15, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 41-year-old Evanston man was arrested for criminal sexual assault and home invasion Sunday in the 1400 block of Chicago Avenue. At 9:10 p.m. on the date, the Evanston woman who reported the incident told responding officers...