On 11/17/14, at approximately 9:45 pm, a person reported to the NIU Police Department that he was robbed while walking in the 1200 block of Varsity Blvd. DeKalb Police Department was contacted about the report and both departments responded to search for any suspects and/or evidence. The subject reported...
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...
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...
The following narrative describes the events of January 28th, 2014 when Charlotte and Carl Lupton were attacked by Cameron Lupton (their step son and son respectively). Though they are recuperating from their injuries and survived the attack, they and their family have experienced a tragedy that is incomprehensible. At approximately...
On June 5, 2016 the DeKalb Police Department conducted a wellbeing check on Moorea Desroches. Moorea’s mother contacted the DeKalb Police Department because she was concerned after learning that Moorea did not show up for work during the last couple of days and that she has not been able to make contact...
Over the past couple weeks the DeKalb Police Department has investigated several theft reports regarding packages that were stolen from the front of homes. The packages were left unattended on the porch by delivery agencies. The thefts were reported at various locations within the city. At this time the...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information into a burglary that occurred at a farm in rural DeKalb. On or about 3/23/16, several handguns and rifles were taken from the 15000 block of South First Street. The weapons were in the office of a workshop on the property. If you have any...
The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and the DeKalb County Coroner's Office is investigating a one vehicle crash on Route 30 west of Waterman on 3/30/15 at about 1:09pm. The vehicle, a 2008 Chevy Silverado, was being pursued by the Hinckley Police Department after failing to stop for the Officer....
Deputies responded to Shabbona Grove Road west of Johnson Road after a caller advised there was a trailer in the roadway that appeared to have hit the railroad trestle. Upon arrival deputies located a 53 foot trailer approximately 400 yards from the underpass parked on the roadway. The trailer...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information into a series of business burglaries that appear to be connected. On 2/14/16, DeKalb County Sheriff's Police took a report of a burglary to a business just south of the town of Cortland. The glass front door was broken and entry was gained. Taken...
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...
On Thursday, April 21st, 2016, at 3:51 pm, a DeKalb Police officer was performing crossing guard duties at the intersection of Taylor and First Streets, insuring grade school children could safely cross the street after school. While on the street stopping westbound traffic for children who were approaching the intersection, the officer...