The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Vintage jewelry stolen from west Evanston home

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

January 29, 2017

Jewelry was stolen from a 93-year-old woman’s home in west Evanston on Thursday, police said. The woman said she left her house at about 10 a.m. on Thursday before returning at noon to find the jewelry missing, Evanston Police...

Police: Shell casings found after shots fired call in west Evanston

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

May 17, 2014

Police found shell casings in west Evanston after responding to a shots fired call Saturday morning, authorities said. Officers responded to the call at 11:55 a.m. in the 1900 block of Emerson Street, Evanston Police Cmdr....

Police tie man slain in Chicago to Evanston shooting

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 20, 2013

Police believe a man who was killed in May in Chicago was involved in another slaying six months earlier in Evanston. The issue came to light at a City Council meeting last week in which Carolyn Murray, the mother of slain ...

Blotter: Nov. 19

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 18, 2013

Man shot at in car in west Evanston A 27-year-old man was shot at in a car on Saturday evening in west Evanston, according to police. The man was sitting in a car with several other people shortly before 5:15 p.m. in th...

Blotter: Nov. 15

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 14, 2013

Lawn equipment stolen from west Evanston garage Lawn equipment was taken this week from a garage in west Evanston, according to police. The equipment went missing between 7 p.m. Sunday and 11 a.m. Wednesday from the buildi...