CRIME STOPPERS “CRIME OF THE WEEK” FOR RELEASE THE WEEK OF February 3, 2014 Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding the Bradley Olsen, missing person investigation. He was last seen at the former Bar One on West Lincoln Hwy. (Now Molly's Eatery and Drinkery) DeKalb, on 01/19/07. Olsen was trying to find a...
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...
On Monday, November 13th , 2017 at approximately 12:30 p.m., the DeKalb Police Department responded to Wal-Mart, located in the 2300 block of Sycamore Road, regarding a person having been battered. Upon arriving at the scene, Officers spoke with the victim who relayed that while shopping, a male subject...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information on a fire reported on October 21, 2015 at approximately 7:20pm there was a structure fire at an abandon house on North First Street. Witnesses saw two possible teenage kids, one male and one female leaving the residence about 15-20 minutes prior to the...
A DeKalb man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison, for the October 2015 shooting of a man on the front porch of his home on Pleasant Street. 27-year-old Christopher Gerken appeared before Judge Robbin Stuckert on Tuesday for sentencing; he was convicted in August of shooting 26-year-old Matthew...
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...
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.,...
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...
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...
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...
On February 4th, 2016 at approximately 4:25 PM, the DeKalb Police Department responded to the 800 block of Russell Road in reference to a call of several gun shots being fired. Officers immediately responded to the area and were unable to locate a victim or a suspect. However the on-scene investigation revealed...
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...