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Crime and Courts

  • Former NIU student faces probation in drug case

    SYCAMORE – A 21-year-old former Northern Illinois University student accused of dealing drugs from his dorm room in 2014 was sentenced Tuesday to time ...
    June 30, 2015 - 9:14 pm
  • Suspect in Malta heroin overdose case seeks jury trial

    SYCAMORE – A Rockford man charged with drug-induced homicide connection with in the 2013 heroin overdose death of a Malta man could go before a jury i ...
    June 30, 2015 - 6:11 pm
  • Area residents face felony charges connected to possible gang violence

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb police arrested six people Friday and Saturday in connection with a fight that police say may have been gang-related.
    June 30, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Waterman man charged with street racing, DUI

    SYCAMORE – Two men were taken to the hospital Sunday after a crash in which police say at least one driver was street racing while intoxicated.
    June 29, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • June 28 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 ...
    June 28, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • DeKalb woman charged after crash sends 2 to hospital

    DeKALB – A DeKalb woman faces charges in connection with a car crash that sent two people to Kishwaukee Hospital on Friday, according to a news releas ...
    June 28, 2015 - 9:43 pm
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