The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with handgun recovery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 11, 2017

A 33-year-old Evanston man was arrested in west Evanston on Monday night in connection with three felonies and a misdemeanor, including one count of unlawful use of a weapon. Officers were dispatched to a home in the 1700 block...

Man arrested for shooting incident outside Tommy Nevin’s Pub

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

May 22, 2016

Evanston Police Department officers arrested a man suspected of discharging a firearm outside Tommy Nevin’s Pub earlier this month after linking fingerprints found on a handgun to the man. The 31-year-old Chicago resident...

Illinois Department of Corrections lawsuit settlement includes changes in mental health programs

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

May 16, 2016

The settlement in a lawsuit between the Illinois Department of Corrections and a prisoner approved by a judge Friday will make changes to the state’s treatment of mentally-ill inmates. State prisoner Ashoor Rasho filed a...