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  • Police arrest 10, seeking 15 others in drug sweep

    DeKALB – DeKalb police have arrested 10 people and 15 others still are wanted on drug charges stemming from a months-long investigation into drug sale ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 22, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • Crime Mugs: Wanted in DeKalb Drug Investigation

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    Aug. 21, 2014 - 5:26 pm
  • 15 people charged in DeKalb cocaine investigation

    DeKALB — Four men appeared in court for the first time Thursday on allegations they sold less than a gram of cocaine to confidential police sources ne ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • DeKalb man admits to public indecency

    SYCAMORE – A 42-year-old DeKalb man will have to register as a sex offender after he was sentenced to probation Tuesday as part of a plea deal.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Man faces another domestic violence charge

    SYCAMORE – Less than a month after he was convicted of aggravated battery and domestic battery, a 24-year-old Sandwich man is accused of injuring the ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Aug. 19 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 7:15 pm
  • DeKalb area police warn about catalytic converter thefts

    DeKALB – Police are asking residents to report any suspicious activity after four catalytic converters were reported stolen from beneath vehicles park ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Suspect in Creston armed robbery at large

    CRESTON – The Ogle County sheriff’s office continued Tuesday to investigate an armed robbery at a convenience store early Sunday.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Chicago man accused of selling cocaine near NIU

    SYCAMORE – A 27-year-old Chicago man had his first court appearance Monday on allegations he sold less than a gram of cocaine near Northern Illinois U ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Jack McCullough appeal still not heard by judges

    ELGIN — It could take months before a panel of judges decide whether they want to hear why convicted murderer Jack McCullough wants to appeal his sent ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Theft case nets 7-year prison sentence

    SYCAMORE — A Somonauk area man was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday after admitting to stealing antique items and tools in 2012.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 2:07 pm
  • Aug. 15 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Crime Stoppers seeks help catching burglary suspect wanted on DeKalb County warrant

    Crime Stoppers is seeking information on Israel Valenzuela-Piedra, who is wanted on a DeKalb County arrest warrant for burglary.
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Sycamore man deemed unfit for trial

    SYCAMORE – Authorities have determined a 39-year-old Sycamore man accused of injuring an officer during a police chase is unfit to stand trial, court ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • DeKalb man jailed on charges of beating girlfriend

    DeKALB – A DeKalb woman said her boyfriend broke her nose and a bone in her face after an argument that began when she offered him a plate of food, au ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:29 pm
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