The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Police arrest Chicago man who attempted to hit boy with car

Julia Esparza, City Editor

April 19, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers arrested a 19-year-old Chicago man Monday in connection with assault. On April 9 around 1:45 p.m., EPD responded to a disturbance in a parking lot near the intersection of Darrow Avenue and...

Blotter: Man reports shattered rear windshield on Colfax Street

Emma Edmund, Assistant Sports Editor

April 18, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 40-year-old Evanston man reported a shattered rear windshield on his vehicle at approximately 3 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16. The man reported that his windshield was shattered sometime between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on April 16,...

Man arrested for unlawful use of a weapon after finding brass knuckle handle attached to knife

Julia Esparza, City Editor

April 16, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police responded Monday afternoon to a report of a person waving a knife around in an alley near the 1800 block of Monroe Street. Evanston Police Department officers responded to the area and found the man based on a description...

Blotter: Door kicked down in apparent attempted burglary

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

April 14, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded Thursday evening to a report of a burglary in the 2000 block of Warren Street.  A 78-year-old Evanston resident called police around 9:10 p.m. after hearing a loud noise and finding ...

Evanston man arrested for damage to property

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

February 19, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested Friday after he damaged property at his apartment complex in the 1400 block of Howard Street. Multiple residents of the complex called the police Friday to report sounds of glass breaking and fighting...