On February 9th, 2016, the DeKalb Police Department began investigating a report of a robbery that occurred on February 8th, 2016 at 1517 Elmwood Avenue in DeKalb. This victim did not sustain any physical injuries. On February 10th, 2016, the DeKalb Police Department began investigating another report of a robbery that was reported...
DeKalb County Police Report: 6:20PM 11/13/14 DeKalb County Sheriff's Police responded to a well-being check in the area of DeKalb Packaging (20098 Webster Rd., DeKalb) for an individual walking along the train tracks. A short time later, police learned that an individual had been struck by a train in that area....
The DeKalb Police Department received information that methamphetamine was being sold and used at a hotel room in DeKalb. DeKalb Police, assisted by the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and Northern Illinois University Police, initiated an investigation and established surveillance at the hotel. Officers observed a vehicle leave the hotel and...
Richard Schmack, DeKalb County State’s Attorney, announced that a DeKalb County jury yesterday returned verdicts of guilty on all twelve counts of Predatory Criminal Sexual of a Child against Ival Miles. The victim, now an adult, is a female child previously known to the defendant, and was under the age...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information into a series of car burglaries that occurred in DeKalb. Sometime between Sunday night, 11/12/17 and Monday afternoon, 11/13/17, twelve vehicles were burglarized. The burglaries occurred in the area of the following locations, the 500 block of Kendall Ln., 300 block of Pond St.,...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding the theft of two tractors, stolen from a residence in the 27000 block of Annie Glidden Rd. in rural DeKalb. Some time in the last two weeks, two tractors were taken from a barn located on the property. The tractors were described as...
The DeKalb Police Department has been investigating complaints of disruptive behavior, drug use and drug sales from the address of 132 Home Drive. On May 15,2014, the DeKalb Police Department executed a court authorized search warrant and searched the residence located at 132 Home Drive. The search warrant was...
On May 14, 2015 the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and Genoa Police responded to 31000 block of Madison Street in Genoa for a domestic related incident that led to the death of Jene M. Burno (D.O.B. 12/3/70) inside the residence. The other individual involved in this domestic situation was Mr....
On Wednesday April 30th, 2014 at approximately 5:30pm, the DeKalb Police Department responded to an area adjacent to 801 N. First St. to check the well-being of a male subject lying next to a fence.  The subject was found to be unresponsive with no pulse.  Members of the DeKalb...
On March 13, 2017, at approximately 8:45AM an unknown individual walked behind an apartment building in the 800 block of Kimberly Drive and shot several times at an apartment window. No one was home in the apartment at the time of the shooting. The tenant returned home around 1:30PM...
On Tuesday 11/04/14 the DeKalb Police Department responded to WalMart, located at 2300 Sycamore Road, for a report of a subject that was in possession of a gun inside the store. The reporting party advised they believed this suspect approached a male customer with the firearm in a threatening...
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...