The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Window broken, items stolen from Evanston woman’s car

Julia Esparza, Assistant City Editor

February 25, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Police

Evanston Police alerted an Evanston woman that her car had a broken window Thursday morning. Officers observed a car with a broken-out window parked in the 700 block of South Boulevard at 5:30 a.m. Thursday. They alerted the...

Blotter: Evanston woman arrested in connection with domestic battery

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 17, 2018

Filed under City, Crime

Police arrested a 43-year-old Evanston woman Tuesday night and charged her with domestic battery and aggravated assault following an altercation with her fiancé, Evanston police said. The woman and her 62-year-old fiancé were ar...

Blotter: Man charged with retail theft in south Evanston

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 44-year-old Chicago man was charged Saturday in south Evanston with retail theft. An employee at a Walgreens in the 600 block of Chicago Avenue noticed a man in a gray coat and Chicago Bears hat take several cosmetics items...

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with retail theft at Walgreens

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A man was arrested in connection with misdemeanor retail theft in south Evanston on Friday afternoon. The 47-year-old man filled up a black bag at the Walgreens on the 600 block of Chicago Avenue and left the store without paying, Evanston police...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested after driving car into a tree

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested in connection with driving while under the influence on Thursday morning in south Evanston. After the 44-year-old struck an oak tree, the vehicle came to rest against a building on Sheridan Road near...

Blotter: Chicago woman arrested in connection with DUI in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 17, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Monday in connection with driving under the influence of alcohol in south Evanston. A traffic officer observed the woman remaining stationary after the light changed from red to green at the...

Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with hit and run

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

March 3, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A man was arrested in connection with a hit and run accident early Wednesday morning in south Evanston, police said. No one was injured in the hit and run involving two vehicles, which occurred on Feb. 18 at 1:30 p.m. in the...

Police Blotter: Woman found with marijuana stuffed in underwear

Joanne Lee, Reporter

November 4, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

A 25-year-old woman was arrested Monday in connection with marijuana found hidden in her underwear during a police search. Police pulled the woman’s car over in the 1800 block of Simpson Street just after 4 p.m. for failure t...

Police Blotter: May 22

Julian Gerez, Reporter

May 21, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston man arrested in connection with retail theft A 24-year-old Evanston man was arrested in connection with retail theft Wednesday evening, police said. A security guard at Jewel-Osco, 2485 Howard St., said he saw the ...

Police Blotter: April 21

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 20, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman robbed Sunday near Evanston-Chicago border A Chicago woman was robbed Sunday after getting into an argument with two of her acquaintances, police said. Officers responded to the 900 block of South Boulevard around...