The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Feb. 25

Ciara McCarthy, Editor in Chief

February 24, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

University Police arrest student in connection with domestic battery  University Police arrested a student earlier this month in connection with repeatedly slapping another student in McCulloch Hall. The students, both male, were previou...

Police: 26 citations, no arrests on Dillo Day

Marshall Cohen and Patrick Svitek

June 3, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Dillo Day 2014, Latest Stories

There were no Dillo Day arrests this year, but 26 people received citations, police said. Northwestern students received 18 of the citations, a typical amount compared to that of recent years. Evanston and University police...

Northwestern denies University Police officer’s claims of sexual harassment, gender discrimination

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

April 2, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern denied Tuesday any wrongdoing in response to a University Police officer's allegations of sexual harassment and gender discrimination. In a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court, Sgt. Haydee Martinez alleges...

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,...

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...

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 19, 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...

Off-campus revelry brings headaches to aldermen, residents

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 24, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Every year, Evanston aldermen face the all-too-familiar ritual of handling dozens of residents' complaints about rambunctious Northwestern students swarming off-campus neighborhoods during Wildcat Welcome. Except this year,...