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...
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...
Here is the most recent press release from the Genoa Police Department about the body found in Genoa, IL this morning.
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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...
The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office has received complaints from citizens about a phone call they received stating their Debit Master Card has been locked. The voice is a recording asking to press #1 to unlock the debit card. The number that is calling is 888-503-0711. THIS IS A SCAM. If...
The DeKalb Police Department is looking for your help to locate Rodrick D. Smith. Rodrick is 25 years of age, from Berkeley, Illinois and is currently wanted in reference to two separate violent incidents that occurred in DeKalb. On February 24th, 2019, DeKalb Police investigated a domestic dispute which occurred...
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...
On July 22, 2016 at approximately 4:12PM, the DeKalb Police Department received a 911 call from the 5/3 Bank in DeKalb reporting that the bank was robbed by a male wearing a mask. 5/3 Bank is located in the 2700 block of Sycamore Road. Officers from the DeKalb Police Department immediately responded...
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...
DeKalb County Sheriff's Office are investigating a hit and run accident that happened today, 12/5/14 around noon. Both vehicles were westbound on Rt 30 before vehicle one, which was described as a freightliner flatbed, signaled to make a right turn onto Howison Rd.. As vehicle one was slowing to...
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...
Sentences were imposed today in the below mentioned cases filed in relation to the death of David Bogenberger, on November 2, 2012, following a hazing ritual at the Northern Illinois University Chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha. The five fraternity officers charged with felonies were convicted of Reckless Conduct and sentenced...