The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Jan. 28

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

January 27, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Sexual assault reported on North Campus A female Northwestern student reported a case of sexual assault in a North Campus residence hall, University Police said. The woman reported the incident to a campus security admini...

Evanston, University police: Protocols in place for Northwestern in case of shooting

Paige Leskin, Reporter

January 24, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

In light of recent campus shootings, University Police and the Evanston Police Department officials said they have adequate training and procedures in place to respond to incidents on Northwestern's campus. Unlike other schools,...

Northwestern creates emergency response team

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

January 15, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, On Campus

A new community safety initiative will train volunteers to serve on an emergency response team, Northwestern announced Tuesday. NU will join a national emergency preparedness program called the Community Emergency Response...

Swastika scratched on student’s car

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

January 14, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A vandal scratched a swastika Saturday on a student’s car in what University Police have labeled a hate crime. A Northwestern employee reported the property damage to police Saturday before 2 p.m. The car was parked in the...

Blotter: Nov. 26

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 26, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Northwestern student's cell phone taken at fraternity house A Northwestern student's cell phone was stolen Friday while she was helping prepare for a party at a fraternity house, according to police. While at Phi Kappa Psi...

University Police recognized for emergency planning

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

November 24, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

University Police received an award last week from the Illinois Law Enforcement Alarm System for "superior planning and preparedness by a local law enforcement agency," according to a Northwestern new release. ILEAS, a statewide...

Blotter: Nov. 25

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 24, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Former significant other harasses Northwestern staff member A person who a Northwestern staff member once dated has been harassing the staff member for at least four months, according to police. Since the staff member and...

Blotter: Nov. 22

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 21, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Bike stolen near Tech A Northwestern student's bike was stolen Tuesday near Technological Institute, according to police. Between 11:20 a.m. and 8 p.m., the dual-suspension mountain bike was taken from a rack on the east...

Blotter: Nov. 21

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 20, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police locate student after friends express concern Police said they found a Northwestern student Tuesday afternoon after his friends became concerned that they had not seen him for several days. The student had been sick an...

Blotter: Nov. 20

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 20, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Northwestern student's cell phone taken at Sargent Hall A Northwestern student's cell phone was stolen Monday afternoon at Sargent Hall, according to police. At about 4:10 p.m., the student arrived at the Sargent dining h...