The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man charged with DUI while driving to liquor store

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 68-year-old Evanston man was arrested Monday afternoon for driving under the influence after the alcohol levels in his bloodstream registered two times over the legal limit, according to an Evanston Police Department tweet. The man received se...

Blotter: Intoxicated Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested in connection with domestic assault Friday evening following a violent altercation with his wife. The 43-year-old man returned to his residence in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue at about 6 p.m....

Blotter: Burglary reported in west Evanston

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

March 5, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Officers found a cash register missing from a gas station after its window was broken by a brick in west Evanston on Monday morning. A patrol officer observed a broken window at the Road Ready in the 2400 block of Dempster...

Blotter: Window broken, items stolen from Evanston woman’s car

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 25, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police alerted an Evanston woman that her car had a broken window Thursday morning. Officers observed a car with a broken-out window parked in the 700 block of South Boulevard at 5:30 a.m. Thursday. They alerted the...

Blotter: Chicago resident charged with driving with expired license

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

September 25, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 26-year-old Chicago resident was charged Monday with driving with an expired license in south Evanston. Officers ran the man’s license plate while the car was stopped at a red light in the 900 block of Howard Street, Evanston...

Police Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with bicycle burglary

Benjamin Din, Copy Editor

May 26, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 48-year-old man was arrested Monday morning in connection with stealing a bicycle from an apartment complex in the 900 block of Hinman Avenue. The man, a Chicago resident, took a blue-and-silver Schwinn women’s bicycle,...

Police Blotter: Evanston resident stabbed, hit Tuesday in south Evanston

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

May 11, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 27-year-old man was attacked Tuesday morning in south Evanston. The Evanston resident told police he was at the intersection of Howard Street and Callan Avenue at 1:30 a.m. when a man began to fight him, Evanston police Cmd...

Police Blotter: Evanston man arrested for attempting to steal alcohol from Jewel-Osco

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 24, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 29-year-old Evanston man was arrested for attempting to steal $1,175 worth of alcohol from Jewel-Osco, 2485 Howard St., on Saturday afternoon, police said. The man was spotted by the store’s loss prevention manager wal...

Police Blotter: Former Officemax employee charged with forgery

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 23, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 39-year-old former OfficeMax employee who reportedly stole $7,400 from the store over a three-month period was charged with forgery Monday, police said. The loss prevention manager of the store, 2255 Howard St., reported the th...

Police Blotter: Sept. 28

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 28, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Man arrested after locking police out of apartment A 30-year-old man was arrested early Friday morning in connection with obstructing justice and violating a restraining order after taking several measures to keep police o...