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...
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DeKalb County Deputies were called to 15094 University Rd. in Malta today, (10/31/14) at 8:45am, for a report of a corn crib on fire. Malta, Shabbona and DeKalb Fire Departments responded to the scene. The corn crib was a loss but the rest of the structures on the property were...
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 Sunday, October 12, 2014, at 3:51 am, the DeKalb Police Department responded to a fight at 326 College Ave. Residents of 326 College advised while having a gathering with friends, several subjects attempted to enter their residence to join the party. When they were refused entry, the subjects...
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 9/6/14, officers from the DeKalb Police Department, NIU Police Department, and the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department responded for a large fight in the 900 block of Greenbrier Rd. During that fight, multiple victims required medical assistance for serious head and facial injuries. The investigation showed that a large...
On 8/14/14, DeKalb Police Officers responded to a report of drug activity in the 800 block of Regent Dr. The caller gave detailed information about the suspected drug activity and officers were able to locate approximately four grams of crack-cocaine and a firearm inside the suspect vehicle. Officers spoke with...
On 9/3/14 and 9/4/14 the DeKalb Police Department received numerous reports of catalytic converter thefts – all occurring in the west and northwest section of our community. Video was obtained from one parking lot and depicts the suspect vehicle being a black Cadillac CTS. Catalytic converters sit at the bottom...
On September 1, Northern Illinois University Police conducted a traffic stop at the 600 block of South Annie Glidden Road, which led to a drug investigation where officers located 2,270 grams of cannabis within the vehicle operated by Alec S. Hafeman of DeKalb. Hafeman has no affiliation with NIU...
On August 26th, 2014, the DeKalb Police Department arrested 32 year old Leah N. Eames, of DeKalb, for two counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse and two counts of Criminal Sexual Assault. At the time of her arrest, Eames was working as a teacher for Sycamore High School and...
The DeKalb Police Department recently received the following information: A group of subjects were overheard while in a public place talking about committing street robberies in the area of Hillcrest and Annie Glidden Road which is located in the Northwest portion of the city. Although the information is very...
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...