The Daily Northwestern

Recent gun violence prompts Evanston Police Department to heighten patrolling, social media efforts

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 18, 2016

In response to a recent string of gun violence, Evanston police Chief Richard Eddington announced plans to beef up police patrolling in specific areas with the hope of deterring such crimes. Eddington detailed the plan, which...

Evanston Police Department initiatives recover 41 guns in the city

Marissa Page, City Editor

January 8, 2016

The Evanston Police Department announced Thursday that its violence reduction initiative resulted in the recovery of 25 firearms from September to December of 2015. The violence reduction strategy was conceptualized last Septembe...