The Daily Northwestern

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: Evanston man turns self in, charged in connection with 2 counts of aggravated battery

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 15, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man turned himself in to Evanston police Tuesday afternoon for a battery investigation. The 47-year-old man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and aggravated...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with hit-and-run

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 3, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston woman was arrested on Sunday in connection with a hit-and-run incident. Police received calls reporting the incident at the intersection of Emerson Street and Dodge Avenue on Saturday at 8:55 p.m., Evanston police...

Holtzman: The Women’s March should be more than a once-a-year commitment

Rachel Holtzman, Op-Ed Contributor

January 22, 2018

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

According to recent estimates, more than 1 million people in Los Angeles, New York City and Chicago alone attended the second annual Women’s March this Saturday, with hundreds of thousands more rallying in cities around the...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in Skokie in connection with Evanston thefts

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 24-year-old Chicago man was arrested Thursday in Skokie in connection with multiple thefts that took place in Evanston earlier this year. An Evanston resident first called police on May 27 to report unauthorized transactions...

Blotter: Chicago woman charged with DUI in downtown Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 33-year-old woman was arrested early Tuesday morning in connection with driving under the influence in downtown Evanston. Officers spotted the Chicago resident driving without headlights or taillights in the 1000 block of...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with aggravated fleeing, eluding

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 21, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested in connection with aggravated fleeing and eluding after turning himself in on Wednesday in Skokie. The original incident occurred Aug. 24 when officers noticed the man driving, Evanston police Cmdr....

Blotter: Woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 19, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Police

On Wednesday, a Skokie resident was arrested in connection with domestic battery in south Evanston. A 33-year-old woman was involved in a verbal dispute with her brother and his girlfriend — the Skokie resident — after...