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

88 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

593 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

321 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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Protests

Male Protester Arrested after Ignoring Several Requests to Stop Block Street Near Galena Blvd and Stolp Ave, Aurora

232 On Friday evening July 3, 2020, a peaceful protest was being held at Millennium Park in downtown Aurora. Just before 7:45 p.m., a group of approximately 20 people started marching from the Millennium Park […]

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Shots Fired, Arson Fires, Looting, Criminal Damage During Aurora Protest on Sunday Prompts State of Emergency and 8:30 PM Curfew

606 Coverage at Broadway and Spring Street (CBS 2 Chicago/Charlie De Mar). Aurora police report vehicles were torched and shots were fired at an armored vehicle Sunday May 31, 2020. A Kendall County Sheriff’s MRAP […]

Angela Raices, attempted murder suspect, (SOURCE: Kane County Sheriff's Office)
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Two Female Suspects from Aurora Accused of Kidnapping and Beating Woman Each Face Attempted First-Degree Murder Charge

2,950 Two female suspects from Aurora are held in Kane County jail on $100,000 bail each after being accused of kidnapping a woman at knife point and beating her. Esther J. Ortiz, 55, and Angela […]

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Four People Injured in Crash Involving Vehicle that Fled Aurora Police from South Broadway to New York St Near Fox Valley Mall; Connected to Shooting

531 Four people were transported to the hospital Wednesday afternoon, after a car being chased by police in west suburban Aurora crashed into at least two other vehicles, and was severed two-thirds to one-third front […]

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Man Found Shot and Killed in His Crashed Vehicle Near Dearborn Ave and Beckwith St in Aurora Township

829 Kane County Sheriff’s Deputies, Aurora Police and Aurora Township firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:55 p.m. Sunday January 5, 2020 to a report of a vehicle crashed into a fence near the intersection of Dearborn Ave […]

Miguel Reyes, reckless discharge of a firearm suspect
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Neighbor Fires Celebratory New Year’s Shots Into Air at Party; Strikes Sleeping Neighbor in His Own Bedroom on Fredericksburg Ln, Aurora

1,257 Aurora police responded on January 1, 2020 just after midnight to the block of 1600 Fredericksburg Lane in southeast Aurora to a report that a man was shot in the abdomen. Upon arrival, police […]