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...
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...
On 11/20/17 Waterman Police assisted the DeKalb county Sheriff's Department with serving an arrest warrant on Trenton J. Kwaitek (22) of the 2300 block of Laurel Lane is Sycamore. Kwaitek, who is on the Illinois Murderer and Violent Offender Against youth Registry, was wanted on a warrant for failing...
On Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at approximately 7:53 PM, NIU Police were advised of a strong armed robbery that occurred at 820 N. Annie Glidden Road. The victim reported to police that she was returning to her vehicle after a delivery of food at 820 N. Annie Glidden...
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...
In what has become an all too common occurrence, another suspicious fire broke out in the Annie Glidden North section of DeKalb early Thursday morning, just two days after a nearby fire injured six people and put 140 residents out of their home. On Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 5:10...
On 3/31/18 at around 2:57 am, the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office responded to 1305 N. Annie Glidden Rd. for report of shots fired. Upon arrival, numerous subjects were leaving the area near building #5 and Sheriff's Deputies along with DeKalb and NIU Police spoke to several subjects that may...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding a series of daytime residential burglaries in Sandwich. In the last three months, there have been 5 reported daytime residential burglaries. Items taken include televisions and electronics. A burgundy SUV was seen near one of the reported burglaries recently. Police suspect that multiple...
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...
On 11/21/14 DeKalb Police officers observed an apparent drug transaction in the 2300 block of Sycamore Road. Officers, with the DeKalb Police Department and the DeKalb County Sheriff’s office, conducted surveillance on an individual involved. He was identified as Henry Zamora. The surveillance led to a traffic stop on...
Over the past two weeks the DeKalb Police Department has investigated the report of several Home Invasions and Armed Robberies. The crimes are potentially linked to one another. At this time the suspects have not been apprehended. The investigations into these crimes are ongoing. One suspect is described as a Black male,...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information into a burglary that occurred in Sycamore. On 1/8/17, a vehicle was burglarized in the 1300 block of Camden Court, Sycamore. A wallet containing several credit cards was taken. The cards were used for fraudulent purchases in DeKalb and Rochelle. The Sycamore Police Department...