The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Pizza delivery man robbed at gunpoint

Nikki Baim, Reporter

February 7, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Local, Police

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Panino’s Pizza delivery man Tuesday. A 47-year-old Chicago man arrived at an empty home in the 2100 block of Foster Street to deliver a pizza, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with fleeing, eluding police after traffic accident

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 12, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested Friday night after a five-vehicle traffic accident in downtown Evanston. Officers were near the intersection of Foster Street and Ashland Avenue when they noticed a vehicle fail to stop at a stop...

Police Blotter: Two vehicles stolen from dealership

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

January 11, 2017

Filed under City

Two cars were stolen from a garage in south Evanston on Monday. One of the cars is still missing. At about 7:20 p.m. on Jan. 9, a car pulled up to the Autobarn garage, 1000 Chicago Ave., with five people in it, Evanston Police...

Northwestern student reports robbery near campus

Matthew Choi, Campus Editor

December 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A Northwestern student was robbed at the intersection of Foster Street and Maple Avenue on Sunday night, according to an email sent to students by University Police Chief Bruce Lewis. The robbery occurred at about 7 p.m., when...

Police Blotter: Woman arrested in connection with trespassing at Evanston Public Library

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

May 25, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police charged a 47-year-old woman with criminal trespass at Evanston Public Library on Monday afternoon. Officers were dispatched to the library, 1703 Orrington Ave. at about 4:15 p.m. after receiving a call requesting as...

Police Blotter: Man arrested after traffic dispute with police

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

April 20, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 22-year-old Evanston man was arrested Sunday night in connection with battery to a police officer, resisting arrest and traffic offenses. Officers stopped a vehicle with a broken headlight in the 100 block of Custer Ave at...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with February shooting

Evelyn Metric, Reporter

April 14, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 29-year-old Chicago resident was arrested Monday in connection with an Evanston shooting that took place in February. A 45-year-old man was sitting in his car in the 900 block of Howard Street on Feb. 10 when the Chicago...

Police Blotter: Armed robbery reported at Davis Street Metra station

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 22, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 43-year-old Chicago resident reported that he was robbed at knifepoint at the Davis Street Metra station Saturday morning, police said. The man told police he was exiting the Metra station, 901 Davis St., at approximately...