The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: More than $300 worth of alcohol stolen from Jewel-Osco

Syd Stone, Reporter

February 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Skokie man was arrested Monday in connection with stealing more than $300 worth of alcohol from the Jewel-Osco supermarket in southwest Evanston, police said. At 1:10 p.m., a security guard observed the 27-year-old man placing...

Police Blotter: Police investigate string of car part robberies

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

January 10, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are investigating a string of car part robberies that occurred in Evanston over the past week. In three separate incidents, the catalytic converter — a part of the exhaust pipe that is responsible for filtering out...

Police Blotter: Police attempt to find stolen items in residential burglary

Rishika Dugyala, Assistant Summer Editor

August 11, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Police are trying to track down items stolen during a residential burglary that occurred early Tuesday morning. At about 12:30 a.m., police arrived at the 800 block of Gaffield Place after a 65-year-old male resident reported...

Hospital transports up, citations down on Dillo Day

Shane McKeon, Campus Editor

May 23, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment

Police said 28 people were transported to the hospital due to alcohol intoxication during Dillo Day on Saturday, up from 22 people during 2014’s festival. The Evanston Police Department shut down 19 parties, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said, and citations ...

Law school to host symposium on fair policing

Tyler Pager, Managing Editor

November 11, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law will host a day-long symposium Friday on fair policing. The speakers will focus on how police, attorney and community leaders can work toward improving police practices and building safer...

Evanston man shot in head near ETHS

Sophia Bollag, Editor in Chief

September 15, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 45-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in the head Tuesday a block from Evanston Township High School, police said. The Evanston resident and several other individuals were in the backyard of a res...

Evanston boy arrested in connection with burglary, theft

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 21, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 13-year-old boy Wednesday when responding to a burglary in Evanston, officials said. Officers responded Wednesday night to a reported burglary in the 2300 block of Pioneer Road, where the resident whose home was b...