The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Watch, money stolen from residence

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 30, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police

A 61-year-old Evanston man reported Wednesday that belongings were stolen from his residence in the 200 block of Ridge Avenue. The man told Evanston Police Department officers that he woke up Wednesday morning and found personal...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in connection with aggravated battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

April 19, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 26-year-old Evanston man was arrested Tuesday in connection with aggravated battery. The man turned himself in to police after detectives identified him as the suspect in a gas station assault, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan...

Blotter: Evanston man charged with possession of controlled substance

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 17, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 25-year-old man was arrested Monday in west Evanston in connection with possession of a controlled substance. Officers were patrolling the area around the intersection of Dodge Avenue and Main Street when they saw a car take...

Blotter: Man charged with DUI in downtown Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 3, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago man was arrested Sunday in downtown Evanston in connection with driving under the influence. Around 3:30 p.m., the Evanston Police Department received a call about a disturbance at the intersection of Church Street...

Blotter: Three arrested after driving without valid driver’s licenses

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago woman was arrested Thursday evening after police found her driving without a valid driver’s license in west Evanston. An officer assigned to investigate a traffic accident at Main Street and Dodge Avenue found that...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with criminal damage to property

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 23, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident was arrested Monday in connection with criminal damage to property after breaking a windshield of a 2000 Lexus in downtown Evanston. The man ran into his ex-girlfriend and began arguing, Evanston police...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with disorderly conduct outside Jewel-Osco

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 8, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A manager at the Jewel-Osco in south Evanston filed a complaint on Sunday against a man who aggressively asked an employee for money. At roughly 11:15 a.m., a manager at Jewel-Osco — 1128 Chicago Ave. — flagged down an...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested after long-term narcotics investigation

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston man was arrested Friday morning in connection with a long-term narcotics investigation by the Evanston Police Department special operations group, according to a news release. The investigation began in 2015 in...

Police Blotter: Tires slashed in south Evanston

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

September 28, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston police are investigating an act of damage to a vehicle in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue that occurred at some point between 7:30 p.m. on Monday and 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday. The owner of a black 2009 Honda got into...