UPDATE 5/16/15: On May 15, 2015, the DeKalb Police Department arrested Andre P. Cross-Boler for several counts of Home Invasion, Criminal Sexual Assault and burglary.  Boler is charged with the home invasion that occurred in the 700 block of Haish Boulevard.  Evidence from the home invasion/sexual assault were located...
DeKalb County Deputies were preparing inmates to be shipped to another county for housing due to jail overcrowding at 2:30pm on Tuesday, 2/21/17. Inmate Levon Ozier, D.O.B. 4/3/94 from DeKalb, was refusing to be transported. To impede deputies from transporting him, Ozier removed all of his clothes and covered...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding a string of catalytic converter thefts in DeKalb. Sometime during the early morning hours of 6/07/16, five victims reported that the catalytic converter was cut from their vehicles. The thefts occurred at the following locations; 800 block of Edgebrook Dr., 800 block of...
The DeKalb Police Department conducted a search warrant in the 1600 block of Kent Place, DeKalb Illinois. The DeKalb Police Department, Sycamore Police Department and the Attorney General’s Office assisted in the investigation. Officers working with the Illinois Crimes against Children (ICAC) Task Force learned that child pornography was...
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...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding a vehicle that was stolen from Tom Sparks Auto, in DeKalb sometime between 5/2/15 and 5/5/15. The Dodge van was later located by the Illinois State Police, abandoned on I-88 near I-294. Crime Stoppers is also seeking information on a wanted individual, Eric T....
On July 22, 2016 at approximately 4:12PM, the DeKalb Police Department received a 911 call from the 5/3 Bank in DeKalb reporting that the bank was robbed by a male wearing a mask. 5/3 Bank is located in the 2700 block of Sycamore Road. Officers from the DeKalb Police Department immediately responded...
On October 6, 2015 at 10:02 p.m. DeKalb Police Officers responded to 817 Pleasant Street in DeKalb in reference to a shooting. Upon officers’ arrival police located a male victim with a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim was transported to Kishwaukee Community Hospital and was pronounced dead...
On June 19th, 2014, the DeKalb Police Department responded to 904 W. Hillcrest Drive for a report of a subject who was armed with a gun. Officers from Northern Illinois University assisted on the call. As officers arrived on scene, they located the possible suspect inside one of the apartments...
The DeKalb County Coroner's Office has completed autopsies of the homicide victims, Patricia A. Wilson (85) and Robert J. Wilson (64). The autopsy determined that both victims succumbed to injuries due to blunt force trauma. The DeKalb County Major Case Squad, consisting of over 20 investigators, continues with the...
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...
DeKalb County Sheriff's Office are investigating a hit and run accident that happened today, 12/5/14 around noon. Both vehicles were westbound on Rt 30 before vehicle one, which was described as a freightliner flatbed, signaled to make a right turn onto Howison Rd.. As vehicle one was slowing to...