Police Reports

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 23-27

On Sept. 23 deputies arrested Andre Adams, 25, of Waterloo, Iowa for driving while license suspended. Adams was arrested by deputies on Interstate 88 near Illinois Route 251 after being stopped for speeding. Adams was released on a I-bond and will appear in Ogle County Court at a later date.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 23-26

On Sept. 24 at 2:37 a.m. Terrence L. Jones, 47, of Rochelle was arrested for driving while license revoked. He was released on an I-Bond with an Oct. 21 Rochelle court date.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 21-22

On Sept. 21 at 9:42 p.m. deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 12,000 block of North Illinois Route 26 for a traffic violation. After an investigation, Bryant Cotton, 39, of Freeport, was arrested for improper cannabis container/driver, illegal window tint, illegal transportation of alcohol/driver, passing in a no-passing zone and obstructing/resisting a peace officer. Cotton was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 21-22

On Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. a 17-year-old female juvenile of Rochelle was cited for operating an uninsured motor vehicle and improper lane usage. She signed a promise to comply and was given an Oct. 21 Rochelle court date.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 16-19

On Sept. 16 at 9:58 p.m. deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of North Walnut Street in Forreston for a report of a domestic. As a result of the investigation, a juvenile male was arrested for domestic battery, and taken into limited custody. The juvenile was subsequently released to a parent.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 16-20

On Sept. 16 at 3:05 a.m. Daniel M. Hansen, 28, of Rockford was arrested for driving while license suspended and cited for driving an uninsured motor vehicle. He was released on an I-Bond and given an Oct. 21 Rochelle court date.... more

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

On Sept. 14 at approximately 12:05 a.m. deputies conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of Illinois Route 72 and Mt. Morris Road. After investigation, deputies placed Ronnie Sansone Jr., 34, of Rockford, under arrest for driving under the influence of alcohol. Sansone was additionally issued citations for speeding and operating an uninsured vehicle. Sansone was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 14-15

On Sept. 14 at 7:36 a.m. Serafin H. Cisnero, 64, of Rochelle was cited for disobeying a traffic control device. She signed a promise to comply and was given an Oct. 21 Rochelle court date.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept. 9-11

On Sept. 9 at 6:35 a.m. deputies conducted a traffic stop at Illinois Route 64 and Illinois Route 251. After a brief investigation, deputies arrested Rodger Houghton of Rochelle, for driving while license suspended. Houghton was released on a $2,500 individual bond with a future court date.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 9-12

On Sept. 9 at 5 a.m. Travis Avesing, 29, of Belvidere was arrested for no driver’s license and cited for uninsured motor vehicle and suspended registration. He was released on an I-Bond and given an Oct. 7 Rochelle court date.... more

Ogle County Sheriff’s Report: Sept 6-8

On Sept. 6 at 7:25 a.m. deputies along with the Stillman Valley Fire Department responded to Illinois Route 72 and Rural Road in Stillman Valley for a two-vehicle accident with injuries. After a brief investigation, deputies learned a red 2010 Buick Lacrosse being driven by Cynthia Merryman, 65, of Rockford stopped at the stop sign on Rural Road. The Buick then proceeded into the intersection with East Illinois Route 72 and was struck by a westbound 2020 Ford F-550 driven by Jason Whelan, 46, of Byron. A passenger in the Buick, Brittany Merryman, 25, of Chana was transported to OSF Hospital in Rockford with suspected minor injuries. Cynthia Merryman was issued a citation for failure to yield to oncoming traffic.... more

Rochelle Police Report: Sept. 7-8

On Sept. 7 at 12:44 p.m. Joseph J. Polivka, 78, of Rochelle was arrested for domestic battery and transferred.... more