Crime and Courts

  • DeKalb police investigating home invasion

    DeKALB — Police are searching for eight or nine people who allegedly helped a 21-year-old DeKalb man attack a man inside a DeKalb apartment early Mond ...
    April 7, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Police: Chicago man had pot, ammo in dorm room

    DeKALB — Northern Illinois University police arrested a 19-year-old Chicago man Saturday after they say they found ammunition rounds and marijuana in ...
    April 7, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Hazing statute challenged in 2012 fraternity drinking death

    SYCAMORE — Defense attorneys for the five former Pi Kappa Alpha members accused in the November 2012 death of a Northern Illinois University freshman ...
    April 7, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • 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 ...
    April 7, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Petting zoo owner does not post $30K by deadline

    ST. CHARLES – Petting zoo owner Stacy Fiebelkorn of Elgin missed a 4:30 p.m. deadline without putting up $30,000 as required for the care of her impou ...
    April 17, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • 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 ...
    April 7, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Bond set in sexual assault case

    SYCAMORE – Bond was set at $200,000 Thursday for a 26-year-old Rockford man accused of sexually assaulting a teenager in Cortland.
    April 7, 2014 - 1:24 pm
  • 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 ...
    April 7, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Man accused of sexually abusing Cortland teen

    CORTLAND – DeKalb County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 26-year-old Rockford man Wednesday after receiving a report of sexual abuse from the Illinois D ...
    April 7, 2014 - 1:25 pm
  • 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 ...
    April 7, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Black headed to DeKalb County Jail

    SYCAMORE — Now that Benjamin Black was sentenced to 12 years in prison for driving with heroin in his system during a fatal crash, he's headed back to ...
    April 3, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Guilty plea in NIU student’s murder

    SYCAMORE – Although they say one of the links in their family chain is missing, the parents of Steven Agee II said they need to get back to normalcy.
    April 7, 2014 - 1:26 pm
  • 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 ...
    April 7, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • More serious charges filed in theft case

    SYCAMORE — Prosecutors added more felony charges Tuesday against a 43-year-old Burlington man accused of stealing a trailer and having crack cocaine, ...
    April 1, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Thrailkill pleads guilty to 2011 murder near campus

    SYCAMORE — Although they say one of the links in their family chain is missing, the parents of Steven Agee II say they need to get back to normalcy.
    April 1, 2014 - 6:58 pm
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