The Daily Northwestern

Man arrested for injuring two officers, damaging police car

Ashley Capoot, Reporter

January 15, 2019

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was charged with aggravated battery to a police officer after he crashed into a police car and injured two officers. Detectives from the Evanston police tactical unit stopped a white Chevy Malibu on Friday when...

Blotter: Man maced and robbed of phone

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

November 4, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of a robbery behind the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center in northwest Evanston on Thursday evening. A male Evanston resident met a woman he knew behind the building,...

Blotter: Chicago man points gun at Skokie man behind library

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 22, 2018

Filed under City, Police

Evanston Police Department officers responded to a report of a Chicago man threatening a Skokie man with a gun behind the Evanston Public Library on Saturday night. The Skokie man made plans to meet his girlfriend, an 18-year-old...

Blotter: Headphones, socks stolen from Target in downtown Evanston

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 16, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Evanston Police Department officers on Monday afternoon responded to another report of a theft at the 1616 Sherman Ave. Target in downtown Evanston. A man entered the store, took two pairs of headphones and a package of Hanes...

Blotter: man arrested for August battery

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 14, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

Evanston Police Department officers arrested an Evanston man on Thursday after he admitted to a charge of battery that took place on August 23. The man who was assaulted, a 57-year-old male resident of Wheeling, was sitting...