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  • DeKalb woman gets 12 years for abusing boy

    DeKALB – A 27-year-old DeKalb woman was sentenced to 12 years in prison after admitting to forcing a young boy to perform sex acts on her.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:12 pm
  • DeKalb woman in court for Smoker's World crash

    SYCAMORE – The woman accused of smashing her car into a DeKalb business, driving away and then failing to immediately pull over for police appeared in ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:12 pm
  • DeKalb man again accused of stalking

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man convicted earlier this year of aggravated stalking and violating an order of protection now is accused of the same offenses agai ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Police: DNA links DeKalb man to 2012 attack

    DeKALB – It has been almost two years since a DeKalb man told police he was beaten up while he was sleeping in his apartment, and now, a suspect is in ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Sept. 17 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 ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • DeKalb man gets 3 years for heroin deal

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man arrested in connection with a DeKalb drug investigation last year was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • 2 DeKalb women accused of stealing from neighbor

    DeKALB – One DeKalb woman was in jail Tuesday afternoon while another remains at large on allegations they broke into a neighbor’s apartment and stole ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • Police: Woman stole from Dollar Store deposits

    CORTLAND – A Maple Park woman who is accused of stealing money from the Cortland Dollar General store when she worked there did so three times from da ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Sept. 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 ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Chicago man accused of breaking into apartment, punching family member

    SYCAMORE — A Chicago man appeared in court Monday for the first time on allegations he punched a family member in the head last month while trespassin ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Sept. 14 Police Reports

    DeKalb CountyJennifer Watson, 20, of the 500 block of South Fadia Street, Maple Park, was charged Fr ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Cortland Dollar General employee arrested on theft charge

    CORTLAND – A 47-year-old Maple Park woman is accused of stealing money from the Dollar General in Cortland while she was an employee there, authoritie ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • DeKalb police: Woman who crashed into Smoker's World charged with DUI

    DeKALB — Abraham Mustafa was eating breakfast in the back room of Smoker's World when he heard a loud explosion-like noise.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 2:25 pm
  • Sept. 11 police reports

    Lashondra L. Owens, 20, of the 500 block of Edward Street, Sycamore, was charged Sunday, Aug. 24, with fighting.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Woman charged with DUI in Maple Park crash

    MAPLE PARK – A woman whose car collided with another car Wednesday in Maple Park was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, authorities ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:01 pm
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