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...
There was a shooting this past Sunday night in the 1000 block of West Hillcrest Drive in DeKalb. Police responded to that location at about 10:30 Sunday night, after a report of shots fired in the hallway of an apartment building; multiple casings from a .45 caliber gun were...
The DeKalb Police Department is looking for your help to locate Rodrick D. Smith. Rodrick is 25 years of age, from Berkeley, Illinois and is currently wanted in reference to two separate violent incidents that occurred in DeKalb. On February 24th, 2019, DeKalb Police investigated a domestic dispute which occurred...
It is being reported in multiple news outlets that a male body was found in a ditch in Genoa, IL around 11:00 a.m. this morning. The body was located between Dollar General and Country View Apartments, along Route 72. Preliminary reports are that Genoa Police do not believe there is...
On October 8th , 2017, officers responded to the 800 block of Greenbrier Road in reference to reports of gun shots being fired. Officers located several witnesses/victims and initiated an investigation. Upon searching the area that witnesses directed officers to several spent shell casings and other items of evidence were located. It...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information into two burglaries that occurred in DeKalb. On 2/16/18, the DeKalb Police Department investigated a burglary that occurred at Twins Tavern, 1028 South 4th Street, DeKalb. This burglary occurred on 2/16/18 between the hours of 2:00 am and 3:00 am. The DeKalb Police Department also...
Update 7/25/17 7:10am During the on-scene investigation of the armed robbery, Sycamore Police gathered suspect and vehicle descriptions and issued a radio broadcast on the Illinois State Police Emergency Radio Network to surrounding law enforcement agencies. At approximately 1:15 am Sycamore Police learned the Elmhurst Police Department spotted a vehicle...
On 4/18/15 a resident from Fairdale reported to the Sheriffs Department that a Richard Burtch, DOB 4/21/70, from Stillman Valley, had been seen several times, loading his vehicle with donated items for the victims of the tornado. A deputy spoke with Mr. Burtch and Mr. Burtch unloaded a stroller...
On 12/27/17, at approximately 4:04 pm the Sycamore Police Department responded to the BP Petro Station at 1615 DeKalb Ave. for a reported armed robbery. Officers arrived and began searching the area for a white male in his late 20's to early 30's approximately 5'10 to 6' with an average...
Here is the most recent press release from the Genoa Police Department about the body found in Genoa, IL this morning.
On February 21st, 2016, the DeKalb Police Department, which was assisted by the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, Northern Illinois University Police Department, Sycamore Police Department and the DeKalb County States Attorney’s Office, concluded numerous drug related investigations that resulted in twenty nine arrest warrants being issued. This collaborative effort between the agencies resulted...
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.,...