The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man charged with harassment by electronic communication

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 20, 2018

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...

Police Blotter: Man charged with battery to police officer, resisting arrest

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

May 19, 2016

A man was charged with battery to a police officer, as well as resisting arrest and driving on a suspended license Wednesday. Around 7:30 p.m. officers observed a car sitting in the middle of an alley while patrolling the 1800...

Child hit by car near Evanston elementary school

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 12, 2014

A child was hit by a car Wednesday near an Evanston elementary school, police said. According to a tweet from the Evanston Police Department’s account at about 4 p.m., a vehicle struck a pedestrian near the intersection of Lee Street and Ashland Ave...