2 People In Custody After Jeep Flees Area Where Shots Were Fired In EvanstonEvanston police said Wednesday afternoon they have two persons of interest in custody after they were searching for occupants of a silver Jeep that was seen fleeing an area where shots were fired.
Gage Park Man Charged With Murdering Romantic Rival In EvanstonA Chicago man has been charged with murder for killing another man who was also romantically involved with his girlfriend, Evanston police said.
Evanston Township High School Employee Under Investigation For Alleged Inappropriate ContactOfficials at Evanston Township High School didn't return calls for comment on Friday but said in a statement that "an employee is under investigation for inappropriate contact with students" adding that it does not involve "a teacher, coach or counselor."
Neighbors Of Elderly Evanston Home Invasion Victim Say She Was TargetedA man posed as a maintenance worker who was working on a broken sewer next door to the home of an 82-year-old woman who became the victim of a home invasion Tuesday, according to neighbors.
Evanston Theater-Goers Shocked When Police Show Up With Guns DrawnAn Evanston movie theater went from showcasing thrillers to becoming its own scary movie when the film suddenly stopped and police appeared.
Lip Sync Challenge Sweeps Evanston, Lincolnwood, Niles and Skokie Police DepartmentsThere's an epidemic sweeping police departments in the northern suburbs--but it's not the usual run-of-the-mill crime. Cops in Evanston, Niles, Lincolnwood and Skokie just can't seem to stop singing and dancing along to the music.
Busy Evanston Intersection The Scene Of An Afternoon ShootingAt least three people were shot in Evanston Thursday afternoon before a man crashed an SUV and tried to take refuge in a Popeye's restaurant near Howard and Damen.
Man Arrested For Stealing From Senior Care BusinessPolice in Evanston have arrested a man suspected of breaking into an in-home senior care agency and stealing a credit card and other items.
Felon Arrested With Handgun22-year-old Dakane Masters was on parole and authorities were making a compliance check when he was found with a gun.
Northwestern Swatting Investigation ContinuesEvanston Police say no one is in custody.
Chicago Man Killed During Fight In EvanstonAnyone with information about the fatal shooting should call Evanston police at (847) 866-5040
Man Injured After Shots Fired At Vehicle In EvanstonThe bullet struck and shattered the victim’s driver’s side window. He was struck in the face by glass fragments and taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Two Charged With Evanston ShootingA 22-year-old man was driving through an alley at 2:38 p.m. in the 400 block of Custer Avenue when a vehicle driven by Bruno A. Aguilar pulled in front of him, according to a statement from Evanston police.
Evanston Police Sued For False Arrest, Dash Video ReleasedAn Evanston man is suing the north suburb’s police department for excessive use of force and false arrest stemming from a 2015 traffic stop.
Evanston Police Warn Unauthorized Flier Could Be ScamThe flier, titled Operation Safe Home, says it is for an organization that will paint a home’s address on the curb in exchange for a $20 donation.