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 July 15th, 2018, the DeKalb Police Department received a 911 call about a shooting that occurred on Greenbrier Road.  Officers from the City of DeKalb and Northern Illinois University Police immediately responded to the area.  Officers located numerous shell casings in the area and two vehicles that were...
Over the past week the DeKalb Police Department has investigated the report of several pellet gun incidents. Suspects are firing pellet guns from vehicles causing property damage. Suspects are additionally firing pellets at pedestrians and have caused minor injuries to victims. The suspect vehicle in these cases vary, different...
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...
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 regarding an attempted burglary to the Genoa McDonalds in the early morning hours of 1/29/16. Sometime between midnight and 4:00am, an unknownn masked individual made entry into the restaurant, going into the office. Nothing appears tobe missing at this time, but the office was...
On March 27, 2018 at 3:32AM, the City of DeKalb and Northern Illinois University Police Departments responded to 1024 West Hillcrest Drive for a report of a person threatening another with a gun. As officers were checking the building at 1024 West Hillcrest Drive they heard a semi-automatic pistol’s...
On March 21, 2017, the DeKalb’s Police Department executed search warrants at 131 South 7th Street and at 131 ½ South 7th Street in DeKalb. The search warrants were issued after several months of investigating the illegal sale of narcotics at this location. The search of the residences resulted in...
On July 18, 2015, the DeKalb Police Department and the DeKalb Fire Department responded to 832 Ridge Drive in reference to a fire inside one of the apartments. The fire was extinguished and the DeKalb Fire Department estimated that the fire caused approximately $5,000 in damage. Investigators learned that Amber...
On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014, at approximately 1:30 pm DeKalb Police received a 911 call. The caller advised he was attacked while on the walking path near the DeKalb County Health Department by a male/white subject wearing a black coat and blue jeans. The victim told responding officers that...
On August 7, 2018, the DeKalb Police Department received calls of possible gun shots being fired around the 800 block of North Annie Glidden Road.  Officers from DeKalb City, DeKalb County, and Northern Illinois University immediately responded to the area.  Officers located several shell casings in a parking lot,...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding a retail theft from Walgreens located on DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore on12/3/16. Taken was toilet paper and a bottle of Maker's Mark whiskey. If you have any information about this crime, items taken, or person(s) involved please contact DeKalb County Crime Stoppers at 815-895-3272...