Sycamore, Illinois Police Department news
A judge on Wednesday denied a request for release by a teenager who’s been held in juvenile custody since September, accused of stabbing to death his Sycamore High School peer, Kaleb McCall. More details also came to light about the attack.
A Sycamore woman has been charged with stealing about $90,000 from the Sycamore Music Boosters Club while she was its treasurer between 2017 and 2023 and using the funds for gambling and to buy alcohol, according to court records.
The lawyer of a Sycamore teenager charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of his classmate Kaleb McCall has filed a request for a DeKalb County judge to reconsider the teenager’s release from a Joliet juvenile detention facility.
The Sycamore teenager charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of his classmate Kaleb McCall was back in court Wednesday for a status hearing, where his attorney spoke of Snapchat photos obtained by subpoena.
A Sycamore man has been charged with driving drunk and crashing his truck into a townhome on South Peace Road in the early morning hours Saturday, authorities said.
A Sycamore man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to allegations that he reproduced videos depicting child sexual abuse, and asked a judge to reconsider his release from the DeKalb County Jail while he awaits trial.
Sycamore School District 427 staff took home a victory against city first responders Tuesday in the first ever Heroes on Hardwood fundraiser, but players said the real winner was the charity work it benefited: $1,500 to Spartan Food Pantry.
The Sycamore community rallied behind one of their own Monday night as first responders helped escort a city firefighter across multiple counties and back home after a hospital stay.
DeKalb County area law enforcement agencies are ramping up patrols this holiday season to crack down on impaired driving and keep the roads safe, authorities said.
The Sycamore Police Department plans to upgrade its body camera equipment which will provide every patrol officer with their own body camera and upgraded batteries meant to last a full shift, said Police Chief Jim Winters.
A DeKalb man allegedly broke into a couple’s bedroom while they slept in the middle of the night, beat one of them until unconscious and told one victim he did it “because he was upset and jealous,” according to court records.
With only days left until Halloween, the Sycamore Police Department has released a set of safety tips for trick-or-treaters and drivers Tuesday.
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Kaleb McCall’s loved ones and coworkers on Monday remembered the 17-year-old Sycamore High School senior as kind, funny and hard-working and said they’re still in shock that he was stabbed to death last week.
Update: A 15-year-old Sycamore High School student is accused of stabbing to death a fellow classmate, 17, Thursday evening blocks from downtown and faces charges in a Sycamore police homicide investigation, authorities said.