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...
On 3/31/18 at around 2:57 am, the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office responded to 1305 N. Annie Glidden Rd. for report of shots fired. Upon arrival, numerous subjects were leaving the area near building #5 and Sheriff's Deputies along with DeKalb and NIU Police spoke to several subjects that may...
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...
On January 30th, at approximately 5:43pm, the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office was called to 8365 Twombly Rd. by a repossession company that was reporting the vehicle owner had pulled a shotgun on them and pointed it at them. They still removed the vehicle from the residence and were waiting...
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...
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 11/20/17 Waterman Police assisted the DeKalb county Sheriff's Department with serving an arrest warrant on Trenton J. Kwaitek (22) of the 2300 block of Laurel Lane is Sycamore. Kwaitek, who is on the Illinois Murderer and Violent Offender Against youth Registry, was wanted on a warrant for failing...
On November 10th , 2017, at approximately 7:20 p.m., the DeKalb Police Department was notified by Kishwaukee Community Hospital staff, that a two year old child had sustained a severe brain injury under suspicious circumstances and that the child had been transferred to Lurie Hospital in Chicago. The DeKalb Police...
On Monday, November 13th , 2017 at approximately 12:30 p.m., the DeKalb Police Department responded to Wal-Mart, located in the 2300 block of Sycamore Road, regarding a person having been battered. Upon arriving at the scene, Officers spoke with the victim who relayed that while shopping, a male subject...
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...
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...
Stacia Hollinshead, 30, of Sycamore, IL was shot and killed in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Hollinshead served as a prosecutor for the DeKalb County State's Attorney's Office. The alleged shooter is Ulisses W. Medina Espinosa, Hollinshead's ex-husband. He is in custody at the Dodge County (WI) Detention...