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Police and Fire for Friday, Oct. 19, 2012

Published: Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 1:15 a.m. CST • Updated: Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 1:20 a.m. CST

Dixon Police

Nicole E. Beineman, 29, of Sterling; 12:46 a.m. Thursday in the 100 block of West Chamberlin Street; DUI alcohol, improper lane usage; posted bond and released.

Sterling Police

John E. Bergeron, 59, of Batavia; 1:54 p.m. Wednesday at West Third Street and Avenue G; speeding; posted driver’s license as bond.

Joe Van DeJesus, 42, of Sterling; 1:44 p.m. Wednesday at West 13th Street and Avenue L; driving while license suspended; given notice to appear.

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