On March 13, 2017, at approximately 8:45AM an unknown individual walked behind an apartment building in the 800 block of Kimberly Drive and shot several times at an apartment window. No one was home in the apartment at the time of the shooting. The tenant returned home around 1:30PM...
DeKalb County Deputies were preparing inmates to be shipped to another county for housing due to jail overcrowding at 2:30pm on Tuesday, 2/21/17. Inmate Levon Ozier, D.O.B. 4/3/94 from DeKalb, was refusing to be transported. To impede deputies from transporting him, Ozier removed all of his clothes and covered...
The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office has received numerous complaints regarding phone solicitation conducted by the Metropolitan Alliance for Police (a police union). The solicitation infers that the funds raised goes directly or helps your local sheriff's office. Than information in not accurate. The individuals doing the solicitation are not...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information into a burglary that occurred in Sycamore. On 1/8/17, a vehicle was burglarized in the 1300 block of Camden Court, Sycamore. A wallet containing several credit cards was taken. The cards were used for fraudulent purchases in DeKalb and Rochelle. The Sycamore Police Department...
DeKalb County Deputy stopped a vehicle at 722 N. Annie Glidden Rd. in DeKalb, Il. for an expired registration. During contact with the occupants the Deputy smelled cannabis coming from the vehicle and asked the passenger for identification. The passenger Marcus McGill, DOB 1/21/86, address, 917 Pearl St. in Aurora,...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding a retail theft from Walgreens located on DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore on12/3/16. Taken was toilet paper and a bottle of Maker's Mark whiskey. If you have any information about this crime, items taken, or person(s) involved please contact DeKalb County Crime Stoppers at 815-895-3272...
Over the past few 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 various delivery agencies. The thefts occurred on the east side of DeKalb. At this time the...
On December 7 th , 2016 Joseph R. Hannon, a 21 year old resident of the 1700 block of DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore was taken into custody and charged with crimes related to inappropriate contact with a 9 year old girl. The incident occurred on November 25 th when...
On November 2, 2016 at approximately 4:30AM, DeKalb Police Officers responded to the 1600 block of East Dresser Road in reference to a fight call. The responding Officers located two residents detaining a seventeen year old juvenile. A subsequent investigation revealed that the juvenile was committing a burglary when he...
On Thursday, October 6th, 2016 at 10:29 pm, the DeKalb Police Department responded to a multi-unit apartment complex at 810 Kimberly Drive regarding a person being shot. Several 911 calls were received reporting a shooting in the parking lot of the apartment complex. DeKalb and Northern Illinois University Police responded to the...
On September 7, 2016, the DeKalb Police responded to the 700 Block of Regent Drive in reference to an Armed Robbery. The victim reported that two individuals entered his residence with the intent to purchase cannabis. The suspects, while armed with a gun, robbed the victim(s) of their cell phones and cannabis. The...
Over the past two weeks the DeKalb Police Department has investigated the report of several Home Invasions and Armed Robberies. The crimes are potentially linked to one another. At this time the suspects have not been apprehended. The investigations into these crimes are ongoing. One suspect is described as a Black male,...