DeKalb County Sheriff's Office news
Three people were hospitalized with injuries Friday night due to a two-vehicle crash south of rural Kingston, which shut the roadway down for several hours, authorities said.
Two teenagers were hospitalized Thursday after they suffered injuries when the car they were in went off the road, rolled over and caught fire upside down in a Sycamore residential yard, trapping one of the teens inside.
DeKalb County residents should be on alert for a telephone scam where the caller pretends to be a deputy from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, authorities said Tuesday.
A Cortland woman is expected to be arraigned next month on charges that she took illegal photographs of girls and sold them to a Wisconsin man for $10 each, court records show.
A jury trial for an Ohio man accused of brutally beating to death an elderly Sycamore mother and her son inside their rural home in 2016 has been pushed from April to June. Jonathan D. Hurst, now 54, will stand trial more than 4 years after his arrest for first-degree murder.
Two people, including an 18-year-old, were hospitalized Sunday after a two-vehicle crash in rural Cortland Township, authorities said.
A Kingston man who worked for 18 years as an intake worker with the Federal Bureau of Prisons is facing criminal charges after police alleged they found multiple digital files on his computer and phone depicting child sexual abuse, according to DeKalb County court records.
DeKalb County emergency crews responded to a fully engulfed car on fire north of Genoa Monday evening, authorities said.
Police found 800 grams of marijuana and a “large grow lab” Friday when they searched the home of a Cortland woman because she had been accused of taking illegal photographs of girls and selling them to a Wisconsin man for $10 each, authorities alleged.
A DeKalb woman was hospitalized Thursday after she was found trapped in her car following a rollover crash near Malta, authorities said.
DeKalb County Sheriff Andy Sullivan will award one $500 scholarship to a DeKalb County student for the 2024-25 academic year, according to a news release. Here's how to apply:
One person was transported to Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital after a rollover crash in Somonauk Township during commuting hours Tuesday morning, according to a DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office news release.
The DeKalb County Sheriff’s office is investigating a hit-and-run collision reported over the weekend near Genoa, authorities said.
Update: A half a foot of snow pummeled DeKalb County Friday morning, and with more on the way and temperatures creating a potential for significantly hazardous and icy roads after the sun sets, area authorities are urging folks to stay off the roads tonight.
An early morning crash Tuesday in rural northern DeKalb County sent three people to area hospitals with injuries, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff's office.