The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston residents charged in connection with cannabis, MDMA possession

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Police

An Evanston man and woman were arrested last week in connection with possession of cannabis and ecstasy. On April 16 at about 8 p.m., police pulled over a gray Chevrolet sedan driving westbound on Howard Street for an improperly...

Blotter: Police recover stolen handgun during traffic stop

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 27, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Police recovered a stolen handgun Monday during a traffic stop in south Evanston. At about 1 a.m., patrol officers stopped a vehicle for an expired registration at the intersection of Howard Street and Western Avenue, Evanston...

Police Blotter: April 21

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 20, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman robbed Sunday near Evanston-Chicago border A Chicago woman was robbed Sunday after getting into an argument with two of her acquaintances, police said. Officers responded to the 900 block of South Boulevard around...

Police: ETHS student lied about gun threat

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 23, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Police said Tuesday an Evanston Township High School student lied to them about a man threatening him with a gun. "EPD working with ETHS staff have confirmed that a false report was made by a student last week about a man...