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Crime and Courts

  • DeKalb County police seeking information on catalytic converter thefts

    DeKALB – Police are investigating a series of thefts last weekend where catalytic converters were cut off parked cars.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:39 pm
  • Sycamore police seek help to find credit card fraud suspect

    SYCAMORE – Police are seeking the public’s help identifying a man who bought a number of items using a credit card that was stolen from a vehicle in D ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:39 pm
  • DeKalb police seize LSD, cocaine, heroin, other drugs in searches

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man faces multiple drug charges after police say they found him in possession of drugs including heroin, cocaine and LSD after servi ...
    March 22, 2017 - 9:16 pm
  • March 22 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 ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:14 pm
  • Aurora man charged with drug-induced homicide in Waterman overdose death

    An Aurora man was charged with drug-induced homicide Tuesday in connection with the Aug. 25 death of a man in Waterman, according to a news release fr ...
    March 22, 2017 - 10:53 am
  • Bond increased to $200K for woman charged with 5th DUI

    SYCAMORE – A judge increased bond to $200,000 Friday for a Cortland woman facing a fifth driving under the influence charge after causing a head-on co ...
    March 18, 2017 - 12:06 am
  • Former Sycamore gymnastics instructor pleads not guilty to child sexual abuse charges

    SYCAMORE – A former gymnastics instructor accused of sexually abusing girls at Energym in Sycamore where he worked pleaded not guilty Friday to charge ...
    March 17, 2017 - 11:57 pm
  • DeKalb cops seize guns, drugs in series of raids

    DeKALB – Police seized three stolen guns, marijuana, ecstasy, psychedelic mushrooms and other drugs and arrested seven people Wednesday while serving ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:14 am
  • Crime mugs for March 2017 in DeKalb County

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is t ...
    March 16, 2017 - 9:27 am
  • Photos: DeKalb Police seize guns and drugs while serving four search warrants

    Police seized three stolen guns, marijuana, ecstasy, psychedelic mushrooms and other drugs and arrested seven people Wednesday while serving four sear ...
    March 16, 2017 - 9:26 am
  • DeKalb man jailed after gunfire at apartment building

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man suspected of shooting into the bedroom of an apartment in the 800 block of Kimberly Drive remained in jail Wednesday on $50,000 ...
    March 15, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions encourages cities to revive 1990s crime strategies

    RICHMOND, Va. – The Justice Department will encourage cities to revive violent crime-fighting strategies of the 1990s that focused on sending certain ...
    March 15, 2017 - 12:16 pm
  • Bond set at $50K for Cortland woman facing 5th DUI charge

    SYCAMORE – Police said a Cortland woman who caused a head-on collision on Peace Road early Sunday was driving a stolen vehicle and now faces multiple ...
    March 14, 2017 - 12:06 am
  • State's attorney unsure whether to fight Jack McCullough request for certificate of innocence

    SYCAMORE – The State’s Attorney’s Office is still investigating into whether it will change positions on the 2012 murder conviction of Jack McCullough ...
    March 13, 2017 - 11:40 pm
  • Cortland woman faces charges after head-on crash in DeKalb

    DeKALB – A Cortland woman faces charges of driving under the influence after a head-on collision early Sunday on Peace Road, according to the DeKalb C ...
    March 12, 2017 - 11:56 pm
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