On Friday, October 6, 2017, at approximately 2:03 p.m., DeKalb and NIU Police responded to the 800 block of Oak Street regarding an off-campus shooting. The two suspects involved are described as follows: Dark-skin male wearing all black clothing Dark-skin male wearing all black clothing possibly carrying a weapon (sword) The suspects...
UPDATE 9/15/17: On September 14th , 2017, the DeKalb County Coroner’s Office conducted the autopsy of Jeremy Jacobson. At this time, the cause of death has not been determined. Due to decomposition, further testing and analysis of the evidence is needed to determine the cause and manner of death. We will continue...
On September 12, 2017, DeKalb County Sheriff's Deputies and Investigators responded to a residence in the 6100 block of Duffy Rd. after receiving a call from the homeowner who reported that a burglary had just occurred to the residence. Police learned that while returning home, the homeowner observed a...
UPDATE: 9/13/17 18.19: On the morning of September 13th, 2017, the DeKalb Police Department assisted the Sycamore Police Department in the search for Jeremy J. Jacobson, a 47 year old male, who was reported missing to the Sycamore Police Department on September 6th, 2017. A citizen, familiar with the...
Crime Stoppers and the Sycamore Police Department are seeking information in reference to a Port-a-Potty arson that occurred between the night of Monday August 14th at 9:00pm and Tuesday morning August 15th at 8:45am at the Sycamore Rotary Park on North Cross St. in Sycamore. Anyone with information should...
Update 5:28pm: On Monday, August 7th , 2017, at approximately 12:45 pm, an adult female was walking south in the 100 block of South 7th Street in DeKalb when she was attacked from behind. An unknown male grabbed the victim in a sexually explicit manner. The male then fled on...
The DeKalb County Health Department, in conjunction with the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department, and State's Attorney's Office are investigating a situation involving the Wyngate Animal Clinic, located on Maple Park Road, within DeKalb County. On Saturday, July 29th at approximately 2:45pm the Sheriff's office received a report of an unsecured...
Update 7/25/17 7:10am During the on-scene investigation of the armed robbery, Sycamore Police gathered suspect and vehicle descriptions and issued a radio broadcast on the Illinois State Police Emergency Radio Network to surrounding law enforcement agencies. At approximately 1:15 am Sycamore Police learned the Elmhurst Police Department spotted a vehicle...
Over the past 12 hours the DeKalb Police Department has investigated the report of one robbery and one theft from person. The robbery occurred last night, at approximately 11:30PM, in the 600 block of S. 1st Street. The theft from person occurred today, at approximately 11:30AM, in the 100...
According to a Sycamore Police Department news release Lidia J. Juarez, 37, of DeKalb was found shot to death inside her car about 2:05pm in the parking lot at the Illinois Department of Human Services building located at 1629 Afton Road in the Sycamore Prairie business park. After police investigation...
On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017, at approximately 2:00 p.m., the DeKalb Police Department received a 911 call of a subject armed with a handgun at an apartment located in the 800 block of Edgebrook Dr. The victim told officers he invited a suspect into his apartment. Upon coming inside,...
On March 21, 2017, the DeKalb’s Police Department executed search warrants at 131 South 7th Street and at 131 ½ South 7th Street in DeKalb. The search warrants were issued after several months of investigating the illegal sale of narcotics at this location. The search of the residences resulted in...