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,...
The DeKalb Police Department has been investigating several burglaries and criminal damages/defacements that have occurred to several of the grade schools. The first criminal damage was reported on April 11, 2014 at the concession building located at 1514 S. Fourth Street, Huntley School. Since April 11, 2014, Lincoln School,...
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....
On April 30, 2014, the DeKalb Police Department responded to 801 N. First Street for a subject who was not breathing. The victim, David Pierce, was transported to Kishwaukee Community Hospital where he died. Evidence of heroin use was recovered from 801 N. First Street. On May 1, 2014, the...
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...
Over the past couple weeks the DeKalb Police Department has investigated several theft reports regarding packages that were stolen from the front of homes. The packages were left unattended on the porch by delivery agencies. The thefts were reported at various locations within the city. At this time the...
Updated 12/21/14 12:57pm: A two-vehicle crash claims one life in Sandwich, Il. Saturday morning, December 20th, 2014. The incident happened just before noon in Sandwich.  DeKalb County investigators say a Honda Civic was driving east on Pratt Road and stopped at a stop sign.  It then entered the intersection of...
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...
The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office has received numerous complaints regarding phone solicitation conducted by the Metropolitan Alliance for Police (a police union). The solicitation infers that the funds raised goes directly or helps your local sheriff's office. Than information in not accurate. The individuals doing the solicitation are not...
The Sheriff's Office announces the conclusion of a drug investigation that began Oct. 1, 2017. The investigation started Oct. 1 when two County Jail inmates, Angelica Sanders D.O.B. 1/13/88 of Sycamore and Nichole Senatre D.O.B. 6/29/84 of DeKalb, suffered medical related issues from heroin ingestion. Both inmates were transported to...
Crime Stoppers and the Genoa Police Department are seeking information on a residential burglary. On 7/12/14, unknown subjects(s) entered a garage in the 200 block of A Street and took a large amount of walleye and musky fishing equipment. The items taken include tackle boxes, rods, reels and lures. If...
Here is the most recent press release from the Genoa Police Department about the body found in Genoa, IL this morning.