The DeKalb Police Department is looking for your help to locate Rodrick D. Smith. Rodrick is 25 years of age, from Berkeley, Illinois and is currently wanted in reference to two separate violent incidents that occurred in DeKalb. On February 24th, 2019, DeKalb Police investigated a domestic dispute which occurred...
Here is the most recent press release from the Genoa Police Department about the body found in Genoa, IL this morning.
It is being reported in multiple news outlets that a male body was found in a ditch in Genoa, IL around 11:00 a.m. this morning. The body was located between Dollar General and Country View Apartments, along Route 72. Preliminary reports are that Genoa Police do not believe there is...
According to a news release by the Sycamore Police Department, the President and Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of DeKalb County, Anthony D. Cvek of Sycamore, IL has been charged with embezzling $10,000 - $100,000 in funds from the non-profit organization. The exact amount was not specified in...
Appropriately enough, on a day when we are celebrating the DeKalb Police Department helping to safely return a missing teen, today is Law Enforcement Appreciation Day across the country. Today is a special day for citizens to L.E.A.D. the way in thanking their local police officers for all that...
Mike Marquardt
Former DeKalb Alderman, Michael Marquardt, is officially facing criminal charges for forgery and theft from his former employer, Kishwaukee Country Club. As first reported by DeKalb County Online, after the City of DeKalb announced Marquardt's resignation as 3rd Ward Alderman on December 6, 2018, it became known that he had...
Porch pirates are looking for your holiday gifts. Online shopping has exploded over the last several years. As avid consumers, we love its convenience, but the increase in package deliveries has given rise to a frustrating crime. Our purchases often rest on our front porches like sitting ducks, easy targets...
Over the past couple weeks the DeKalb Police Department has investigated several theft reports regarding packages that were stolen from the front of homes. The packages were left unattended on the porch by delivery agencies. The thefts were reported at various locations within the city. At this time the...
As a follow-up to the recent Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, the DeKalb Police Department is pleased to announce that we collected 118 pounds of medication at the Drug Take-Back Event held on Saturday, October 27th. Additionally,through the use of our drug collection drop-box in the lobby of our police department,...
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DEKALB POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE, ISSUED AUGUST 16, 2018 Neighborhood Watch The goal of neighborhood watch is to reduce crime by educating the community, increasing reporting and improving communication among neighbors. Communication between each neighborhood and the police department is also a vital element. Residents and neighborhoods that are willing to communicate and interact...
On August 7, 2018, the DeKalb Police Department received calls of possible gun shots being fired around the 800 block of North Annie Glidden Road.  Officers from DeKalb City, DeKalb County, and Northern Illinois University immediately responded to the area.  Officers located several shell casings in a parking lot,...
On July 15th, 2018, the DeKalb Police Department received a 911 call about a shooting that occurred on Greenbrier Road.  Officers from the City of DeKalb and Northern Illinois University Police immediately responded to the area.  Officers located numerous shell casings in the area and two vehicles that were...