Crime Stoppers is seeking information concerning an individual wanted on a DeKalb County Felony Arrest Warrant. Michael Rowland is wanted for felony Retail Theft in an investigation involving the theft of gas from the Casey's General Store in Kingston. He is believed to be residing in DeKalb at an...
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,...
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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...
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...
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The DeKalb Police Targeted Response Unit (TRU), with the assistance of the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, has been proactively investigating narcotics trafficking in our city. Many of the violent crimes committed in 2016 were directly related to or associated with illicit drug sales. These investigations led TRU in the...
DeKalb Police Department Press Release 8/5/14 On 08-02-2014, DeKalb Police responded to a complaint of Illegal Dumping. Multiple garbage bags were illegally dumped into the dumpster of a multiunit building. DeKalb Police determined the garbage bags contained the remnants of a cannabis grow operation. Through investigation, DeKalb Police determined the...
On May 18, 2016 at approximately 6:52 AM, the DeKalb Police Department responded to the 137 ½ East Lincoln Highway in reference to a Residential Burglary. The victim reported that when she returned to her apartment, she discovered the front door to the building was damaged and that someone then forced entry...
On October 6, 2015 at 10:02 p.m. DeKalb Police Officers responded to 817 Pleasant Street in DeKalb in reference to a shooting. Upon officers’ arrival police located a male victim with a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim was transported to Kishwaukee Community Hospital and was pronounced dead...
On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014, at approximately 1:30 p.m. DeKalb Police received a 911 call from someone who advised he was attacked while on the walking path near the DeKalb County Health Department. He advised the suspect was a male/white subject wearing a black coat and blue jeans. The...
On August 26, 2015, the DeKalb Police Department received a 911 call in regards to an armed robbery in progress at the T-Mobile Store, which is located at 2587 Sycamore Road in DeKalb. Upon officer’s arrival at the T-Mobile store, three suspects were observed exiting the rear door of the...
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...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding a vehicle that was stolen from Tom Sparks Auto, in DeKalb sometime between 5/2/15 and 5/5/15. The Dodge van was later located by the Illinois State Police, abandoned on I-88 near I-294. Crime Stoppers is also seeking information on a wanted individual, Eric T....