The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Police investigate shots fired

Elizabeth Byrne, Summer Editor

June 25, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers reported two shots fired and recovered one shell casing following the shots Saturday around 6:50 p.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. The officers were in the Darrow Avenue and Lyons...

Blotter: Laptop stolen from car near downtown Evanston

Nikki Baim, Reporter

March 1, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 21-year-old Evanston resident reported to police Wednesday that her laptop was stolen from her unlocked vehicle. The woman left her car parked at the intersection of Lyons Street and Asbury Avenue overnight, Evanston police...

Blotter: Woman, teenager arrested in connection with battery incidents

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 28, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston woman and a teenager were arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with battery in west Evanston. A 13-year-old boy hit a 12-year-old girl and fled, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The girl had some facial...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with failure to register as a convicted sex offender

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident was arrested Saturday in connection with being an unregistered convicted sex offender. Though the man was originally arrested in the 1700 block of Lyons Street for a separate offense, officers at the...

Three shot in Evanston overnight

Rishika Dugyala, Summer Assistant Editor

June 20, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston detectives are currently investigating a shooting that occurred early Monday morning and resulted in three gunshot victims, police said. Officers on a deployment patrol near Lyons Street and Dodge Avenue heard several...

16-year-old Evanston resident shot in chest

Khadrice Rollins, Summer Editor

June 18, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 16-year-old boy was shot late Saturday afternoon in central Evanston, police said. Officers discovered the Evanston teen with a gunshot wound to his chest at about 4:40 p.m. near Lyons Street and Ashland Avenue — about...

Police Blotter: Man arrested after lunging at officer

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 25, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 22-year-old man was arrested Saturday evening after continuing to advance toward a police officer despite warnings to step back. Police were called to the 1800 block of Lyons Street at about 7:30 p.m. for a disturbance in...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in battery case from weeks ago

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 30, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 46-year-old man was arrested Tuesday morning in connection with hitting a female acquaintance and throwing a cup filled with alcohol at her on a central Evanston street in mid-July. The woman, a 23-year-old Evanston resident,...

Police Blotter: May 28

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 27, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Three arrested in connection with fight near Evanston Township High School Police arrested three men last week in connection with a fight in the front yard of an Evanston home, officials said. The two men who were involv...

Police Blotter: Nov. 11

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 10, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Puppy stolen Saturday from Evanston yard An unknown person took a puppy from a yard near Evanston Township High School on Saturday afternoon, police said. The puppy was stolen from a 55-year-old woman at a residence in the 1700 block of ...

Street resurfacing runs through next 3 weeks

Susan Du, City Editor

October 9, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Evanston will conduct road resurfacing work for the next three weeks on three streets: Lyons Street from Dodge Avenue to the dead end, Lee Street from Hinman Avenue to Judson Avenue, and Washington Street from Asbury Avenue to...