The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: May 8

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

May 7, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Two teenagers attempt to steal from another teenager Two teenagers attempted to steal a phone from a 16-year-old in west Evanston on Monday morning. The high school student was in the front yard of his residence in the 2000 bloc...

Blotter: May 7

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

May 6, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Graffiti found on CTA property Someone spray painted several symbols and phrases on a wall owned by the Chicago Transit Authority near Northwestern on Monday afternoon. Graffiti written in blue and black with phrases includ...

New CTA cameras have led to greater number of graffiti arrests

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

April 23, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The addition of new cameras in the Chicago Transit Authority's security network has led to a greater number of arrests in connection with criminal defacement cases. Along with the cameras, the CTA is filing lawsuits against...

Blotter: May 24

Ciara McCarthy, Assistant City Editor

May 23, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston man arrested in connection with aggravated assault Police arrested an Evanston man Saturday and charged him with aggravated assault. The man pointed a gun at a resident early Saturday afternoon in the 2000 bloc...

Blotter: April 3

Ciara McCarthy, Assistant City Editor

April 2, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Kids set fire to recycling bin An unidentified group of children set fire to an old recycling bin in west Evanston on Saturday. The children allegedly set fire to the bin in the 2300 block of Grey Avenue at 1:20 p.m. Sat...