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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Thursday, April 24, 2014

Sterling Police

Oscar A. Bosch, 32, of Sterling; 9:05 a.m. Tuesday at West Third Street and Avenue L; improperly wearing seat belt; posted driver's license as bond.

Rachel E. Drew, 26, of Woosung; 9:13 a.m. Tuesday at East Fourth Street and 12th Avenue; no insurance, speeding; posted driver's license as bond.

Gary R. Meyers, 42, of Tampico; 9:26 a.m. Tuesday at West Third Street and Avenue L; cellphone use while driving; given notice to appear in court.

Catherine M. Bolznger, 71, of Dixon; 9:37 a.m. Tuesday at East Fourth Street and Ninth Avenue; speeding; posted driver's license as bond.

Gary M. Cassens, 62, of Sterling; 10:51 a.m. Tuesday at East Fourth Street and Sixth Avenue; cell phone use while driving; given notice to appear in court.

Daniel L. Erisman, 62, of Rock Falls; 11:51 a.m. Tuesday at East Fourth Street and East Lynn Boulevard; no seat belt; given notice to appear in court.

Alicia G. Castillo, 59, of Sterling; 3:41 p.m. Tuesday at West LeFevre Road and Oak Grove Avenue; speeding; given notice to appear in court.

Iona J. Dennis, 62, of Lyndon; 3:59 p.m. Tuesday at East Third Street and 14th Avenue; speeding; given notice to appear in court.

Zachary J. Linton, 23, of Sterling; 4:06 p.m. Tuesday at West 23rd Street and Oak Grove Avenue; no insurance; given notice to appear in court.

Jeremy A. Lage, 30, of Chadwick; 7:17 p.m. Tuesday at 3920 E. Lincolnway; driving while license revoked; given notice to appear in court.

Howard C. Helms, 70, of Mount Carroll; 9:29 p.m. Tuesday at Locust Street and Lynn Boulevard; speeding; posted driver's license as bond.

Rock Falls Police

Jessica Dale, 30, of Rock Falls; 6:53 p.m. April 14; endangering the life or health of a child, driving under the influence, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident; given notice to appear in court.

Dixon Police

Joseph L. Miller, 67, of Dixon; 7:10 p.m. Tuesday on Eustace Drive; Dixon Police Department warrant for unlawful possession of a controlled substance; posted bond and was released.

Shawn P. Beets, 25, of Dixon; 2:20 p.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of South Hennepin Avenue; Lee County warrant for failure to appear for contempt – nonpayment; posted bond and was released with notice to appear in court.

Lee County Sheriff

12-year-old girl; 9:38 p.m. Tuesday; criminal trespass to property; released to her parent.

11-year-old girl; 9:32 p.m. Tuesday; criminal trespass to property; released to her parent.

10-year-old girl; 9:20 p.m. Tuesday; criminal damage to property; released to her parent.

Trey Dionray Cowan, 20, of Freeport; 2:30 p.m. Tuesday; warrant for contempt – failure to appear; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

Ogle County Sheriff

Brian E. Meyers, 31, of Dixon; 9:22 p.m. Tuesday on state Route 2 South; possession of cannabis; taken to Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Michael R. Day, 23, of Rockford; Tuesday; warrant for failure to appear; given notice to appear in court.

Ashley M. Lee, 26, of Stillman Valley; Tuesday; warrant for failure to appear; paid $313 purge bond, and no further court date needed.

Robin Kellogg, 32, of Rockford; Tuesday; warrant for contempt of court; given notice to appear in court.

Reginald Showard, 50, of Rockford; 1:30 p.m. Tuesday on state Route 251 North in Davis Junction; driving while license suspended; taken to Ogle County Jail, posted bond, and was released.

Charges dismissed

Charges against Oscar Sosa, 25, of Sterling, were dismissed April 17 in Whiteside County Court. Sosa was arrested April 11 by Rock Falls police and charged with aggravated battery and domestic battery.

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