The Daily Northwestern

EPD investigating shots fired at Emerson and Maple

Nora Shelly, Editor in Chief

March 14, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Update: Reports of man with gun on campus determined to be hoax, “swatting incident” Evanston Police officers are responding to reports of shots fired at Emerson Street and Maple Avenue, the department tweeted Wednesday afternoon. Evansto...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in Skokie in connection with Evanston thefts

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 24-year-old Chicago man was arrested Thursday in Skokie in connection with multiple thefts that took place in Evanston earlier this year. An Evanston resident first called police on May 27 to report unauthorized transactions...

Blotter: Chicago woman charged with DUI in downtown Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 33-year-old woman was arrested early Tuesday morning in connection with driving under the influence in downtown Evanston. Officers spotted the Chicago resident driving without headlights or taillights in the 1000 block of...

Blotter: Man charged in connection with consumption of alcohol by a minor

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 29, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 19-year-old Evanston man was charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor after a hit-and-run car crash early Sunday morning in south Evanston, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. Officers received a call around 3...

Man killed in Chicago Avenue shooting, suspect still at large

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

August 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

A Chicago man was shot and killed at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Howard Street in Evanston at about 2:45 a.m. Monday morning, according to a Evanston Police Department news release. The suspect in the homicide, described...

Blotter: Man charged with battery after grabbing officer’s arm

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Officers were dispatched early Sunday morning to Bar Louie, 1520 Sherman Ave., after the establishment refused to allow two intoxicated people entry. After the officers arrived at 12:30 a.m., the subjects caught a cab and he...