DuPage County Sheriff

John E. Zaruba

 

DuPage County Sheriff News & Press Releases

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  • Be Aware of Sex Offenders on Halloween

     Halloween is a fun and exciting time of year for kids of all ages. Children can hardly wait to put on their costumes and fill up their bags with treats.  Unfortunately that excitement can sometimes make both children and adults forget to be careful while they’re out having fun. With that in mind, Sheriff John Zaruba has a Halloween Safety tips to help make Halloween fun and safe for all residents in DuPage County. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/27/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week Ward-Johnson

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Hanover Park for Theft with Intent. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/27/2014
  • Sheriff’s Office Seeking Assistance - Anderson

    The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance from the public in locating a 43 year-old woman and her 2 children who left from the area of 22nd St. & Glen Ave. in unincorporated Lombard. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/23/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week - Baker

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Streamwood for Theft and Fraud. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/20/2014
  • “Display Red” be “Too Smart Too Start” says Sheriff Zaruba

    Sheriff Zaruba asks the citizens of DuPage County to join together with the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office and communities across the nation to raise awareness about drugs and to show support for healthy, drug-free lifestyles as we celebrate National Red Ribbon Week, October 20-26, 2014. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/20/2014
  • Community Information - IDPH Activates 24-Hour Ebola Hotline

    CHICAGO – Illinois Department of Public Health Director (IDPH) today announced the activation of an Ebola hotline to answer residents’ questions about Ebola 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The hotline number is 800-889-3931.
    Posted Date: 10/17/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba Receives Narcan Commendation

    DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba was presented today with a commendation for his active service and participation in the DuPage Narcan Program (DNP) during a press conference organized by the DuPage County Police Chiefs Association.

    Posted Date: 10/17/2014
  • APPREHENDED - Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Velasco

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Glendale Heights on 3 Felony charges. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/14/2014
  • Five Arrested for Strong Arm Robbery

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced the arrest of 5 suspects last night for strong arm robbery in unincorporated Wheaton. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/09/2014
  • School Zone Enforcement - Residents Show Compliance

    Sheriff John Zaruba’s month long school safety campaign, “Zero Tolerance in School Zones,” was completed on September 23rd with deputies issuing 34 citations, mostly to motorists speeding in school zones.  

     

    Posted Date: 10/07/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Kugach

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Lombard for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Syringe/Needle. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/06/2014
  • Sheriff’s Program Provding a Way to Clean Up Offenders Act

    DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba created S.W.A.P (Sheriff’s Work Alternative Program) back in 1994 as an alternative to incarceration for first time offenders who have the potential to avoid recidivism.  

     

    Posted Date: 10/02/2014
  • Sheriff Charges Glen Ellyn Man with Felony Sex Crimes

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today the arrest and charges of a Glen Ellyn man by the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office Detective Division. 

     

    Posted Date: 10/01/2014
  • Another Sucessful Safety Saturday

    This past Saturday Sheriff John Zaruba and the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office held their annual “Safety Saturday” fairat the DuPage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton.
    Posted Date: 09/30/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week-Romero

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Bellwood for Calculated Criminal Drug Conspiracy. 

     

    Posted Date: 09/29/2014
  • 2014 Safety Saturday

    Sheriff John Zaruba and the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office will host their annual “Safety Saturday” fair on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the DuPage County Fairgrounds on Manchester Road, just east of County Farm Rd., in Wheaton.  The event will be held rain or shine. 

     

    Posted Date: 09/23/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba Uses Real Time “APP”roach to Deliver Information

    DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba announced today the release of a new smartphone app which will allow the residents to keep informed of real time activities of the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office at the push of an app, for those who are on-the-go or those that want to be in-the-know.  

     

    Posted Date: 09/22/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Andersen

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Wisconsin as a Fugitive from Justice. 

     

    Posted Date: 09/22/2014
  • Sheriff’s Says Don’t Be Caught Dead Sitting on the Tracks

    DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba will be participating in Illinois Rail Safety Week from September 14th to September 20th in order to promote vehicle and pedestrian safety around railroad tracks and trains.
    Posted Date: 09/15/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week - Vaughn

     Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Chicago for being a Registered Child Sex Offender - having contact with a daycare. 

     

    Posted Date: 09/15/2014
  • Clean Up on Aisle 2 for Local 7-11

     DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba announced today the arrest of a Lombard man who drove through a local 7-11 store. 

     

    Posted Date: 09/14/2014
  • Sheriff Arrests Lombard Man for Residential Burglary

      Sheriff John Zaruba announced the arrest of a Lombard man after he burglarized a residence in unincorporated Lombard last night. 

     

    Posted Date: 09/08/2014
  • APPREHENDED - Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week - Schwartz

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Westmont for 2 counts of Retail Theft, Driving while License Revoked and Possession of a Syringe/Needle. 

     

    Posted Date: 09/08/2014
  • Sheriff Charges Carol Stream Woman for Hit & Run

     

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today the arrest of a Carol Stream woman after leaving the scene of a hit and run after she hit a pedestrian in unincorporated West Chicago late last night. 

     

    Posted Date: 09/04/2014
  • APPREHENDED - Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Brooks

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Chicago who is a Fugitive from Justice.
    Posted Date: 09/02/2014
  • Sheriff Charges Two Naperville Men for Selling MDMA

     Sheriff John Zaruba announced the arrest of two Naperville men for selling MDMA and Cocaine. 

    The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office Tactical Narcotics Team (TNT) began an investigation into Marco A. Aguilar-Herrera (DOB 2/20/1995) of 800 block of Benedetti Drive in Naperville based on information received in May of this year.  

    Posted Date: 08/29/2014
  • Sheriff Charges Lisle Man for Felony Aggravated Battery

    Sheriff John E. Zaruba announced today the arrest of a Lisle man who was charged with Aggravated Battery and Resisting an Officer. 
    Posted Date: 08/28/2014
  • Sheriff Charges Darien Woman with Delivery of Heroin

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today the arrest of a Darien woman for Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance with the intent to deliver.  

     

    Posted Date: 08/27/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba awarded Community Leadership Award

    DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba will be a recipient of the 2014 Community Leadership Award by Stop Overdose Illinois. The award will be given to the DuPage Coalition Against Heroin of which Sheriff Zaruba is a founding member. The presentation of this award will be on August 30th at Stop Overdose Illinois Awareness Gathering and Vigil in Elk Grove Village. 

     

    Posted Date: 08/21/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Jelenovich

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Oak Lawn for Civil Contempt of Court ~ Failure to Pay Child Support.
    Posted Date: 08/18/2014
  • Sheriff Calls for Zero Tolerance as Children Go Back to School

    It’s “back to school” time in DuPage County which means it’s time once again for Sheriff John Zaruba’s annual “Back to School Safety Strategy.” The campaign will kick off August 18th with a “Zero Tolerance in School Zones” enforcement period and continue for approximately a month.
    Posted Date: 08/14/2014
  • Sheriff’s Office accepting applications for CPA

    Sheriff John E. Zaruba is looking for residents interested in attending the next Citizen Police Academy at the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office.  Classes begin September 2, 2014 and meet for 15 consecutive Tuesday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  
    Posted Date: 08/13/2014
  • APPREHENDED - Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Bemben

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Schaumburg for Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance. 

     

    Posted Date: 08/11/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Seltzer

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Aurora for Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance.

    Posted Date: 08/05/2014
  • Sheriff’s Office to Participate in the 31st Anniversary of National Night Out

     Members of Sheriff John Zaruba’s Office will celebrate 31st Annual National Night Out this Tuesday, August 5th. 

     

    Posted Date: 07/30/2014
  • Sheriff Charges Man for Discharging a Firearm

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today the arrest of a Hoffman Estates man after discharging a firearm. 

     

    Posted Date: 07/29/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Shastov

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Wheeling for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Driving Under the Influence Alcohol. 

     

    Posted Date: 07/28/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Draghici

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Wooddale for Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Cannabis and Driving while License Suspended.
    Posted Date: 07/21/2014
  • Sheriff’s Office Seeking Assistance in Locating Willowbrook Man

    UPDATE- Mr. Mansfield’s vehicle broke down he has rented a car from the Enterprise Rent-a-Car located at 4825 S. Pulaski in Chicago.  He's now in a Black 2012 Nissan Altima with a Wisconsin license plate of 590RFL.  

    The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance from the public in locating an 86 year-old man who left from the area of 63rd St. & Route 83 in unincorporated Willowbrook
    Posted Date: 07/15/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Catthouse

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Oak Park for Cannabis Conspiracy. 

     

    Posted Date: 07/14/2014
  • Sheriff Kicks Off New Search and Rescue Unit

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today that the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is unveiling its newest addition to the VIPS (Volunteer In Police Service) Program at the Wheaton and Glen Ellyn’s 4th of July parades this Friday. 

     

    Posted Date: 07/07/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Cortes

     Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Elk Grove Village for Unlawful Criminal Drug Conspiracy and Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance. 

     

    Posted Date: 07/07/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba Requests A “Slow Down”

    With summer in full swing, residents are seeing more signs popping up around the county reminding motorists to “Protect our children - SLOW DOWN,”. Sheriff John Zaruba wants to remind drivers to slow down and be vigilant for children playing around cars and in or near the streets.
    Posted Date: 07/02/2014
  • Sheriff Reminds Residents to “Keep it Safe”

     Sheriff John E. Zaruba is reminding DuPage County residents of not only the dangers of illegal fireworks but also the dangers of legal novelty fireworks. 

     

    Posted Date: 06/30/2014
  • Manhunt Monday Fabien

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Villa Park for Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance. 

     

    Posted Date: 06/30/2014
  • Sheriff’s Office Ranks Top in the State

    Sheriff John Zaruba’s DuPage County Sheriff’s Office ranks top in the State for being timely and efficient in regards to Judicial Sales of mortgage foreclosures.
    Posted Date: 06/23/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ M. Rubio

     

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Warrenville for Residential Burglary. 

     

    Posted Date: 06/23/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Armstrong

     Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Indiana for Unlawful Sale of a Firearm. 

     

    Posted Date: 06/16/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week - Guerra-Robledo

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Warrenville for Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault of a Child. 

     

    Posted Date: 06/09/2014
  • Sheriff Hosts Special Olympics Torch Run Ceremony

    On your mark, get set, go! On Sunday June 8th, beginning at 7:00 a.m., Sheriff John Zaruba and the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office will host of the opening ceremony for the 28th Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. The Torch run is the largest year-round fundraiser that benefits Special Olympics.
    Posted Date: 06/06/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Evangelista

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Glendale Heights for Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance, 2 counts of Theft and Unlawful Possession of an Identification Card.
    Posted Date: 06/02/2014
  • Sheriff Arrests 2 for Car Burglary

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced the arrest of a two men yesterday afternoon who were allegedly breaking in to motor vehicles in unincorporated Willowbrook. 

     

    Posted Date: 05/23/2014
  • Sheriff Saving Inmates Lives Through Education

     Sheriff John Zaruba announced today that the DuPage County Jail is now offering a Heroin Education and Prevention class to inmates. Statistics show that leading cause of death among former inmates is drug overdose and females are even more likely to die from an overdose of heroin.  In an effort to combat these statistics, Sheriff John Zaruba has enlisted the assistance of the Stonybrook Center in Winfield to develop an Overdose Education and Prevention Class for the inmate population at the DuPage County Jail. 

     
     

    Posted Date: 05/20/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Murillo

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Chicago for Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance.
    Posted Date: 05/19/2014
  • Sheriff Arrests Bolingbrook Man for Forgery

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced the arrest of a Bolingbrook man yesterday for Issue / Delivery of Forged Documents. 

     

    Posted Date: 05/16/2014
  • Sheriff Remembers the Fallen Heroes

    Sheriff John Zaruba and the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office held a Police Officer Memorial Tribute to honor those who serve as law enforcement professionals and to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice to ensure the safety of our citizens.  

     

    Posted Date: 05/14/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week- Cochran

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Carol Stream for 2 counts of Aggravated Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol (4th violation), 1 count of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, 1 count of Driving Under the Influence BAC-.08 or more, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Driving While License Suspended.
    Posted Date: 05/12/2014
  • Sheriff Arrests AT&T Burglar

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced the arrest of Kankakee man last night who burglarized two AT&T distribution locations in DuPage County. 
    Posted Date: 05/08/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Barker

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Itasca for Aggravated Driving under the Influence of Alcohol, Endangering the Life of a Child, Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance, Unlawful Possession of Cannabis and Theft.
    Posted Date: 05/05/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week~F. Khan

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Lombard for Computer Fraud, Violation of Retail Tax Act and Mail Fraud. 

     

    Posted Date: 04/28/2014
  • Sheriff’s Community Concern Leads to Prostitution Arrest

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced the arrest of two women for prostitution out of a business in unincorporated Medinah.
    Posted Date: 04/25/2014
  • Sheriff Hosts Heroin Forum at Glenbard South High School

    DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba in collaboration with Principal Sandra Coughlin from Glenbard South High School will be holding a forum to talk to parents and teens in the community regarding Heroin.
    Posted Date: 04/17/2014
  • Sheriff’s Office is Seeking Assistance in Locating a 14 year old

    UPDATE~ ZACHARY HAS BEEN LOCATED AND IS SAFE.

    The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance from the public in locating a 14 year old juvenile runaway.
    Posted Date: 04/16/2014
  • Easter Bunny will visit CDH Sunday

     Thanks to DuPage County Sheriff John E. Zaruba the patients in the pediatric ward at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield will not be forgotten by the Easter Bunny this Sunday. In fact they will be getting a personal visit from the famous rabbit.  

     

    Posted Date: 04/15/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ J. Villarreal

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Texas for Criminal Drug Conspiracy-Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance.
    Posted Date: 04/14/2014
  • Sheriff Warns Residents of Increase in Phone Scams

    With a recent increase of different types of phone scams being reported, here are a few that have been seen lately in unincorporated DuPage County and it has prompted Sheriff John Zaruba to warn residents to be on the lookout for scam artists.
    Posted Date: 04/10/2014
  • Deputy Honored with Lifesaving Award

     Sheriff John Zaruba presented Deputy Tim Jasper, a 5 year deputy of the Sheriff’s Office, with a Lifesaving Award and Lifesaving pin for his exemplary performance on March 22, 2014 when he administered the drug Narcan to an overdosing Heroin user, saving her life. 

     

    Posted Date: 04/09/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Craig

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of West Chicago for Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance. 

     

    Posted Date: 04/07/2014
  • Sheriff Arrests 2 for Rash of Car Burglaries

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced the arrest of a two men last night who were breaking in to motor vehicles in unincorporated Naperville.
    Posted Date: 04/04/2014
  • Sheriff’s Forensic Scientist Earns Prestigious Certification

    DuPage County Sheriff John E. Zaruba announced today that Forensic Scientist Timothy Campbell has completed training to become a certified Latent Print Examiner in the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office Forensic Science Center. 

     

    Posted Date: 04/03/2014
  • Suspicious Substance Found in a Letter Received

    The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious incident that occurred this afternoon at the DuPage County Courthouse in Wheaton.
    Posted Date: 04/01/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Johnson

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Chicago for Identity Theft, Forgery and Theft by Deception.
    Posted Date: 03/31/2014
  • Sheriff Helping Inmates Apply for Medical Coverage

     Sheriff John Zaruba announced today that the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is helping inmates apply for medical coverage. 

     

    Posted Date: 03/31/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Accardi

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Aurora for Produce or Possess Cannabis Plants - more than 50 but not more than 200 plants, Manufacture/Deliver Cannabis - more than 2,000 but not more than 5,000 grams and Unlawful Use or Possession of Weapons or Ammunition by a Convicted Felon.
    Posted Date: 03/24/2014
  • Sheriff Successfully Uses Narcan to Reverse Heroin Overdose

     Sheriff John Zaruba announced today that the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office saved a life of a resident that was overdosing on Heroin. 

     

    Posted Date: 03/22/2014
  • Sheriff Arrests Manhunt Monday Sexual Predator

    Sheriff John E. Zaruba announced today the arrest of one of his Manhunt Monday fugitives a Bellwood man who has been taken into custody and charged with sexually assaulting an unincorporated Willowbrook victim.
    Posted Date: 03/18/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Finn

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Plainfield for Violation of Bail Bond and Theft. 

    This week, the Sheriff’s Office is looking for Shawn Finn. 

     

    Posted Date: 03/17/2014
  • Cebrin Goodman Institute on Substance Abuse Scholarships

    Sheriff John E. Zaruba announced today that the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Illinois Sheriff’s Association, is once again offering scholarships to the Cebrin Goodman Institute on Substance Abuse (formerly Illinois Teen Institute), a drug prevention program that will be held this summer at Eastern Illinois University July 20-24, 2014.  

     

    Posted Date: 03/12/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Ross

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Bellwood for Harassment of a Witness and Unlawfully Communicating with a Witness.
    Posted Date: 03/10/2014
  • Intermittent Phone Outage – Sunday, March 02, 2014, 7:00 am until 1:00 pm

    Intermittent Phone Outage – Sunday, March 02, 2014, 7:00 am until 1:00 pm Due to electrical work being done at the DuPage County Government Complex, the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office’s non-emergency phone number (630)407-2400 will experience intermittent outages, during this time you may reach the Sheriff's Office by dialing (630)682-7256

    Posted Date: 02/28/2014
  • Sheriff’s Office is Seeking Assistance

    The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance from the public in locating a 15 year old juvenile runaway. 

     

    Posted Date: 02/21/2014
  • The Search for John Spira Continues

     

    Sheriff John E. Zaruba said today that sheriff’s detectives are still seeking the public’s assistance in their continuing investigation into locating John Spira, who went missing under suspicious circumstances seven years ago.  

     

    Posted Date: 02/21/2014
  • International Fugitive Brought Back to DuPage County Jail

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today the arrest of an International Fugitive who fled to Mexico after committing a Criminal Sexual Assault in 2000.
    Posted Date: 02/19/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week~O.Blue

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Glendale Heights for Identity Theft. 

     

    Posted Date: 02/18/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Blue

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Monee for Identity Theft. 

     

    Posted Date: 02/10/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Scott

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Bellwood for Criminal Sexual Assault.
    Posted Date: 02/03/2014
  • Sheriff’s Office Seeking Assistance in locating Downers Grove woman

     The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance from the public in locating a 41 year-old woman who left from the area of 59th & Route 53 in unincorporated Lisle. 

     

    Posted Date: 01/28/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Palmer

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Chicago for Identity Theft. 

     

    Posted Date: 01/27/2014
  • Illinois Sheriff’s Association Scholarships Available

     Sheriff John E. Zaruba, along with the Illinois Sheriff’s Association, announced today that scholarships will be awarded to one DuPage County residents who wish to pursue higher education during the 2014-2015 academic school year.
    Posted Date: 01/27/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Bradford

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Naperville on Possession of Controlled Substance.
    Posted Date: 01/21/2014
  • Sheriff’s Deputies Armed to Fight the Heroin Highway

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today that the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is the first county Sheriff’s Office in the state of Illinois, to carry the drug Narcan (Naloxone) in their squad cars.           

     

    Posted Date: 01/13/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Gordon

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Schaumburg on theft charges.
    Posted Date: 01/13/2014
  • Sheriff Charges Reckless Dad

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today the arrest of a West Chicago man late yesterday afternoon after he recklessly took two juveniles off the school bus.  

     

    Posted Date: 01/10/2014
  • Sheriff Zaruba’s “Manhunt Monday” Pick of the Week ~ Villarreal

    Sheriff John Zaruba announced today’s “Manhunt Monday” pick of the week is wanted out of Addison for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender. 

     

    Posted Date: 01/06/2014
  • Sheriff Reminds Residents to Take Precautions

    Sheriff John Zaruba wants to remind residents to take precaution to ensure their health, safety and well-being during the extremely cold temperatures moving into the area on Sunday January 5th through Tuesday January 7th.  

     

    Posted Date: 01/03/2014


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