The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: EPD continuously works to improve, recognizes body cameras aren’t sweeping solution

February 17, 2018

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

The Evanston Police Department thanks the Daily Northwestern Editorial Board for its Feb. 11 commentary regarding body cameras’ role in resolving Evanston police issues and racial bias. Focusing attention upon a perceived problem is essential to its resolution. The edi...

Blotter: Woman charged with battery pulled out knife during argument

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

January 10, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police arrested a 35-year-old woman after they say she got in an argument with another woman and cut her with a knife on Saturday. The Evanston woman was drinking alcohol with a 37-year-old male and a 48-year-old female in...

Blotter: Man arrested in south Evanston in connection with aggravated battery

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 35-year-old Chicago man was arrested Thursday in south Evanston in connection with aggravated battery. The man, who was a patient at St. Francis Hospital, had attempted to leave while still attached to an IV, Evanston police...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with DUI, multiple traffic offenses

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston resident was arrested Thursday in west Evanston in connection with driving under the influence of alcohol, as well as four traffic citations. Officers first observed the 59-year-old man speeding on Church Street...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with criminal trespass at EPL

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident was arrested Wednesday in connection with criminal trespass in downtown Evanston. Officers were dispatched to the Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave., for a disturbance, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with fraudulent ticket sales

Sophie Mann, Reporter

November 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday in north Evanston in connection with a theft in Chicago. The original incident occurred Monday when the man sold tickets for the State Farm Champions Classic to an Evanston resident,...