Sgt. KenThurman, Aurora Police Department (SOURCE: Aurora Police Department)
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Second Police Officer from Aurora, Illinois Dies of Complications from COVID-19 within 8 Days of Death of First Officer

Aurora Police Department announced today, January 20, 2022, that Sergeant Ken Thurman passed away Wednesday, January 19, 2022, at the age of 51. He died from complications of COVID-19 while serving the Aurora community. Ken […]

Pickup truck with a Mexican flag on the hood involved in hit-and-run crash with a pedestrian in Aurora, Illinois (SOURCE: Aurora Police Department)
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Aurora Police Searching for Pickup Truck and Hit-and-Run Driver of Pickup Truck that Struck and Killed Pedestrian on North Lincoln Ave, Aurora

Aurora Police Department Investigating Fatal Hit-and-Run with Pedestrian, Lincoln Avenue Near Claim Street, Aurora Police, firefighters, and paramedics responded about 1:00 a.m. Sunday, September 12, 2021 to a report of a hit-and-run vehicle crash with […]

Suspect 2 Marengo Circle K Armed Robbery (SOURCE: Marengo Police Department)
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Marengo Shell Gas Station Shooting, Robbery Linked with 3 Convenience Store Robberies in Aurora in Same Week

Aurora Police Department this week linked two male suspects wanted in the shooting of a Marengo gas station clerk during an armed robbery Wednesday, February 24, 2021 to three convenience store robberies that occurred in […]

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

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 on […]

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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

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 assumed […]

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

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. Aurora […]