300 South Spencer Street Aurora, Illinois (Image capture: October 2018 2021 Google)
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Aurora Police Department Investigating Homicide After Man Shot and Killed on Spencer St on City’s East Side Friday Evening

199 Aurora police officer, firefighters, and paramedics responded about 4:45 p.m. on Friday, January 15, 2021 to a 9-1-1 that a person was shot in the block of 300 South Spencer Street. When officers arrived […]

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Initially Assumed to Be a Fatal Hit-and-Run; Now Understood to Be a Fall from Upper Floor at Stolp Ave and West Galena Blvd, Aurora

645 Aurora police and firefighter/paramedics responded Saturday morning to a report of a man down in an intersection at Stolp Avenue and West Galena Boulevard. The victim was dead at the scene and was initially […]

Hit and Run car vs bicycle investigation Sunday July 5, 2020 (SOURCE: Aurora Police Department)
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Aurora Police Ask for Public’s Help with Vehicle Identification After Hit-and-Run Car vs Bicycle Crash with Injuries

331 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Aurora responded about 2:20 p.m. Sunday July 5, 2020 to a report of a hit-and-run crash involving a car and a bicyclist at Montgomery Road and Cumberland Road in Aurora. […]

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Historic Masonic Temple Destroyed by Fire Overnight In Aurora; Fighting the Vacant Building Went to 3rd Alarm

658 The Illinois Masonic Temple in Aurora went up in flames late Monday night, and firefighters are still working to put out the fire (CBS Chicago/Mugo Odigwe). Police and firefighters from Aurora Fire Department responded […]

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Woman, Age 19, Shot and Killed on Front Porch on Benton St Near 4th St, Aurora; Victim Not Intended Target of Shooter

407 Community members in Aurora gathered Saturday evening to honor Maritza Cazares, age 19, who died in a shooting Friday night, and is not believed to be the intended target of the shooting, according Aurora […]