Police Reports

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Jan. 17-27, 2023

On Jan. 25 at approximately 8:34 p.m. deputies initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of East Blackhawk Drive and Peru Street for no registration light and improper display of registration. Upon further investigation deputies arrested Tahj Gulley, 23, of Madison, Wisconsin, for unlawful use of a firearm and no valid license. Gulley was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond. ... more

Rochelle Police Report: Jan. 24-25, 2023

On Jan. 24 at 8:24 a.m. Daniel C. Morgan, 49, of Waterloo was cited for improper lane usage. He signed a promise to comply and was given a Feb. 24 Rochelle court date.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Jan. 19-24, 2023

On Jan. 19 at 7:03 p.m. deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 4,000 block of South Illinois Route 2. As a result, Jose A. Colindres Chacon, 35, of Rockford was arrested for no valid driver's license. Colindres was additionally issued citations for operating an uninsured motor vehicle and no tail lights. Colindres was released on an I-Bond with a court date to appear.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Jan. 22, 2023

On Jan. 22 at 9:51 p.m. Emma P. Waters, 18, of Rochelle was cited for failure to yield/stop at an intersection. She was released on an I-Bond with a Feb. 24 Rochelle court date.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Jan. 17-19, 2023

On Jan. 17 at approximately 6:32 p.m. dputies were dispatched to the Mount Morris Estates at lot 12 in reference to a disturbance. After investigation, deputies placed John Hitchcock, 40, of Mount Morris under arrest for aggravated domestic battery. Hitchcock was transported to the Ogle County Jail and where he was held pending a court appearance in front of a judge.  ... more

Rochelle Police Report: Jan. 16-19, 2023

On Jan. 16 at 9:38 a.m. David A. Rivera, 45, of Kings was arrested for driving while license revoked and cited for improper lane usage. He was released on an I-Bond with a Feb. 24 Rochelle court date.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Jan. 13-16, 2023

On Jan. 13 at 9:18 p.m. deputies, with assistance from the Oregon Police Department, conducted a traffic stop at North Illinois Route 2 and Margaret Fuller Road. After a brief investigation, Duane Johnson Meadows, 29, of St. Paul, Minnesota, was arrested for driving while license revoked. Johnson Meadows was also issued a citation for speeding. Johnson Meadows was subsequently transported to Ogle County Jail, where he was held in lieu of bond.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Jan. 13-15, 2023

On Jan. 13 at 12:23 p.m. Joshua M. Holton, 27, of Rochelle was arrested for aggravated battery, mob action and an active Ogle County warrant and transferred. In the same incident, Nathanael Molina, 33, of Rochelle was also arrested for aggravated battery and mob action and transferred.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Jan. 12, 2023

On Jan. 12 at 4:03 p.m. Markell D. Rollins, 23, of Rochelle was arrested on two outstanding DeKalb County warrants. He paid $2,075 and was released with a Jan. 25 DeKalb County court date.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Jan. 6-9, 2023

On Jan. 6 at approximately 3:40 p.m. deputies conducted traffic stop in the 14,000 block of East Illinois Route 72. After an investigation, deputies arrested Thomas Worthington II, 37, of Davis Junction on an outstanding warrant and driving while license suspended. Worthington was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Jan. 6-9, 2023

On Jan. 6 at 7:54 a.m. Julie A. Cole, 75, of Rochelle was cited for failure to yield turning left. She signed a promise to comply and was given a Feb. 10 Rochelle court date.... more