On 4/18/15 a resident from Fairdale reported to the Sheriffs Department that a Richard Burtch, DOB 4/21/70, from Stillman Valley, had been seen several times, loading his vehicle with donated items for the victims of the tornado. A deputy spoke with Mr. Burtch and Mr. Burtch unloaded a stroller...
Sycamore Police have been investigating several incidents of someone cutting down trees on Park District Property around Larson Park and Rotary Park. This would be South of Larson St. and North of North Cross St. If you have any information about who is responsible please call the Sycamore Police at...
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...
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...
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...
Updated 5/20/14 On April 23, 2014, the DeKalb Police Department responded to 507 East Taylor Street in regards to a baby who was not breathing. The DeKalb Police Department and the DeKalb Fire Department responded to the scene. The baby was not breathing and did not have a pulse. The...
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...
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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...
Over the past couple of weeks, the DeKalb Police Department has investigated vehicle burglaries. The burglaries were reported at various locations within the city. The weather is warming up which brings more foot traffic to both the downtown area and residential areas. The DeKalb Police Department Recommends the Following Vehicle...
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...
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...
On March 12, 2015, the DeKalb Police Department was notified that a teacher’s aide at Huntley Middle School, in DeKalb, had inappropriately touched two separate students. The minor victims are under the age of thirteen years old and attended the early childhood program at Huntley Middle School. A witness...