DeKalb County Sheriff's Office news
A motorcyclist was hospitalized Sunday after a collision involving a pickup truck carrying two teenagers in rural northern DeKalb County, police said.
A Pingree Grove woman was hospitalized with serious injuries Tuesday after a car she was driving collided with a semi-trailer truck in rural Genoa, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.
Derrick W. Holmes, 33, of Highwood, is facing multiple charges in Ogle County after fleeing from deputies, hitting a police squad, and then attempting to escape on foot.
DeKalb County Sheriff Andy Sullivan will award one $500 scholarship to a DeKalb County student for the 2023-24 academic year, according to a news release.
A two-car crash in rural northern DeKalb County sent two to the hospital Thursday, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.
DeKalb County roads are in good conditions as of midday Sunday, though police responded to nearly two dozen cars in ditches as snow fell Saturday and overnight, said DeKalb County Sheriff Andy Sullivan.
A crash in rural Sycamore on Plank Road Thursday sent two people and 2-year-old to an area hospital after police said the icy roads contributed to the two-car collision.
Update: A Hinckley Big-Rock School District 429 bus driver was cited by police for failure to yield at a stop sign before a crash that overturned a bus carrying six students Tuesday, authorities said. No injuries were reported.
DeKalb County police agencies reported on Christmas Eve that in-town roads appear passable, though continued to urge drivers to use caution as the aftermath of this week’s winter storm brought frigid windchills and icy travel conditions.
A DeKalb man was tased by police and then allegedly injured himself during a Wednesday morning incident at the DeKalb County Courthouse as sheriff’s deputies attempted to arrest him on an outstanding warrant and he resisted, authorities said.
Update: The victims of a double fatal crash involving three pick-up trucks near Genoa Monday have been identified as DeKalb residents, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.
Two people are dead after a crash involving three pick-up trucks on Illinois Route 23, north of Ellen Drive, near Genoa Monday, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.
A Sycamore man is accused of attempted murder after police said he assaulted a woman and attempted to suffocate her multiple times.
A St. Charles man is dead following a crash between a pickup truck the man, 82, was driving and a farm truck along Illinois Route 38 in Malta Monday.
Nearly three years after his arrest, the family of Patricia and Robert Wilson want the man accused of beating and stabbing them to death in 2016 in their Sycamore home to finally stand trial, prosecutors said Wednesday.