On December 7 th , 2016 Joseph R. Hannon, a 21 year old resident of the 1700 block of DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore was taken into custody and charged with crimes related to inappropriate contact with a 9 year old girl. The incident occurred on November 25 th when...
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...
Updated 7:51pm 5/15/14 The DeKalb Police Department conducted multiple investigations into the sale of controlled substances, including cocaine and crack cocaine, in the DeKalb area. Several of these investigations lasted several months. DeKalb Police were assisted by the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, Northern Illinois University Police Department, Sycamore Police Department,...
At about 3:30 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 30, NIU and DeKalb Police responded to a shooting at 1076 Ridge Road in DeKalb. The suspect was described as a male with dreadlocks wearing a blue puffy coat. He fled the scene in a four-door Pontiac with three other individuals. Police are searching...
The DeKalb Police Department’s Targeted Response Unit was contacted by the Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection to advise that they interdicted four packages at JFK Airport in New York, New York that contained approximately 3,500 suspected MDMA tablets. The four packages were to be delivered to Keyon Bell,...
Updated 5/20/14 On April 23, 2014, the DeKalb Police Department responded to 507 East Taylor Street in regards to a baby who was not breathing. The DeKalb Police Department and the DeKalb Fire Department responded to the scene. The baby was not breathing and did not have a pulse. The...
On February 25, 2016, the DeKalb Police Department conducted a search warrant in the 400 block of Colonial Drive, DeKalb Illinois. The search of the residence was conducted in reference to a child pornography investigation. An officer working with the Illinois Crimes against Children (ICAC) Task Force learned that child pornography was being...
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...
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...
We empathize with the Bogenberger family and acknowledge their feelings in what has been found by the court to be a wrongful death. We trust in the wisdom of the judicial system as pertains to these cases and again offer condolences to the family regarding this tragic loss.
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...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding the passing of counterfeit $100.00 bills at three businesses in Sycamore. On 12/24/15, two females entered three local businesses in Sycamore and passed counterfeit $100.00 bills. The two females were catured on store video and are descrived as follows; suspect #1 was a...