A 10-year-old boy who was a fourth-grader at Tyler Elementary School in DeKalb has died after being shot Saturday afternoon in South Harvey, IL. Ezra Hill Jr., who is also known as "E.J." was in a vehicle with his father in the 14600 block of Des Plaines Street in South...
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,...
On 8/14/14, DeKalb Police Officers responded to a report of drug activity in the 800 block of Regent Dr. The caller gave detailed information about the suspected drug activity and officers were able to locate approximately four grams of crack-cocaine and a firearm inside the suspect vehicle. Officers spoke with...
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...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding a string of catalytic converter thefts in DeKalb. Sometime during the early morning hours of 6/07/16, five victims reported that the catalytic converter was cut from their vehicles. The thefts occurred at the following locations; 800 block of Edgebrook Dr., 800 block of...
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...
CRIME STOPPERS “CRIME OF THE WEEK” FOR RELEASE THE WEEK OF March 31, 2014 Crime Stoppers is seeking information about a Burglary that occurred in the 14000 block of Pine Road in rural Somonauk, Illinois. The Burglary is believed to have occurred sometime between March 14th & March 18th, 2014. Taken from 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...
On 9/6/14, officers from the DeKalb Police Department, NIU Police Department, and the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department responded for a large fight in the 900 block of Greenbrier Rd. During that fight, multiple victims required medical assistance for serious head and facial injuries. The investigation showed that a large...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information reference a Residential Burglary that occurred in rural Malta, Illinois. The burglary occurred sometime over the night time hours of July 19th, 2014 at the Country Side West Apartments. Taken were two Sony Playstations, a small amount of loose jewelry, and a small metal...
On February 25, 2016, the DeKalb Police Department conducted a search warrant in the 400 block of Colonial Drive, DeKalb Illinois. The search of the residence was conducted in reference to a child pornography investigation. An officer working with the Illinois Crimes against Children (ICAC) Task Force learned that child pornography was being...
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...