Police Reports

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 17-18

On Sept. 17 at approximately 10:11 p.m. deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 5,000 block of West Illinois Route 72. After investigation, deputies arrested Douglas Vargas, 28, of Tampa, Florida for driving while license suspended. Barrett was also issued citations for speeding 21-25 m.p.h. over the speed limit. Vargas received an I-Bond with a return court date later next month. ... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 17-21

On Sept. 17 at 7:42 p.m. a 17-year-old female juvenile of Rochelle was arrested for battery and transferred.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 14-15

On Sept. 14 at approximately 10:40 p.m. deputies conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 39 at mile marker 97. After investigation, deputies arrested Luna Barrett, 20, of Princeton for driving while license suspended. Barrett was also issued citations for operating an uninsured motor vehicle and an equipment violation. Barrett received an I-Bond with a return court date later next month. ... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 14-15

On Sept. 14 at 11:05 p.m. Giovanni Alba, 22, of DeKalb was cited for disobeying a stop sign . He signed a promise to comply and was given a Rochelle court date of Oct. 22.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 9-14

On Sept. 9 deputies and investigators assisted the Polo Police Department with a death investigation involving a 23-month-old child. Following an autopsy, the preliminary cause of death was determined to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The investigation remains ongoing.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 10-13

On Sept. 10 at 4:06 p.m. Anthony P. Boudreau, 62, of Rochelle was arrested for no valid driver’s license and cited for no insurance and expired registration. He was released on an I-Bond and given a Rochelle court date of Oct. 22.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 8-9

On Sept. 8 at approximately 11:49 a.m. deputies responded to a single vehicle rollover accident in the 8,100 block of South Illinois Route 2. After an investigation it was learned that Christopher Coley, 33, of Oregon, was northbound on Illinois Route 2 when he crossed the center line and struck a guard rail, he then crossed the center line a second time and struck a utility pole. The vehicle then overturned and struck a parked car. The vehicle was removed by Big Jim's towing. Coley was transported the KSB Hospital by Dixon Rural EMS for non-life threatening injuries.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 8-9

On Sept. 8 at 10:32 a.m. Charles L. Lawwill, 50, of Rockford was arrested for no valid driver’s license and cited for speeding 45 m.p.h. in a 30 m.p.h. zone. He was released on an I-Bond and given a Rochelle court date of Oct. 22.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 6

On Sept. 6 deputies arrested Chemere Thomas 20, of Rockford for driving with no valid license. Thomas was arrested by deputies on Interstate 39 near Illinois Route 64 after being stopped for speeding. Thomas was held in lieu of bond at the Ogle County Jail.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 3-4

On Sept. 3 at 11:23 p.m. Alejandro Lopez, 20, of Rochelle was cited for no insurance. He signed a promise to comply and was given a Rochelle court date of Oct. 1.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 1-2

On Sept. 1 at 2:29 a.m. deputies located a silver Saturn sedan stuck in the ditch of the 8,700 block of North Illinois Route 2. It was determined the vehicle had driven off the edge of the parking lot and become stuck in the ditch while turning around. After an investigation, Roger L. Henson, 72, of Byron was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and operating an uninsured motor vehicle. Henson was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Aug. 27-Sept. 2

On Aug. 31 at 10:26 a.m. April R. Burgess, 32, of Rochelle was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County warrant and transferred.... more