The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Police respond to car burglary

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 24, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Top City Stories

A 68-year-old Evanston man reported a car burglary to police Wednesday in northwest Evanston. The man’s vehicle was parked in his garage in the 2800 block of Hartzell Street from 3 p.m. to 7:40 p.m. Wednesday, Evanston police...

Blotter: Man charged with breach of peace

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 24, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Officers arrested a 36-year-old Evanston man early Wednesday morning in connection with breach of peace. An officer on patrol in the 1500 block of Sherman Avenue saw a man yelling profanities in the middle of the street at...

Blotter: Evanston man charged with DUI while driving to liquor store

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 68-year-old Evanston man was arrested Monday afternoon for driving under the influence after the alcohol levels in his bloodstream registered two times over the legal limit, according to an Evanston Police Department tweet. The man received se...

Blotter: Man charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 22, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Following a foot chase, police arrested a Skokie man Saturday night in connection with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon. An officer pulled over a vehicle at about 8:45 p.m. after it ran through a red light in the...

Blotter: Evanston man charged with harassment by electronic communication

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 24-year-old man was charged Wednesday afternoon with harassment by electronic communication. The Evanston man was arrested for sending a text message that expressed an intent to harm a 23-year-old Skokie woman, Evanston police...

Blotter: Police investigate report of man with gun at Bar Louie

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 17, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police responded to a report of a man with a gun at Bar Louie early Thursday morning. An anonymous caller told police a man at the bar on 1520 Sherman Ave. had a gun in his waistband, Glew said. Police arrived at the bar...

Undercover police investigation leads to prostitution arrest

Nikki Baim, Reporter

May 17, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories

A 51-year-old Chicago woman was charged with prostitution Tuesday in north Evanston. Her arrest comes as a result of a long-term undercover investigation of Massage on Central, 2807 Central St., in partnership with the Cook...

Blotter: Man charged with unlawful use of a weapon

Julia Esparza, Copy Chief

May 15, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 25-year-old Evanston man was charged Monday night with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon. A woman called the Evanston Police Department to the 1900 block of Grey Avenue at about 7:30 p.m. after an argument with her boyfriend....