The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Evanston man charged with harassment by electronic communication

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

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

Filed under City, Crime

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

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

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...