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Police/Fire Reports

Oregon Police Chief Darin DeHaan reports the following police activity.

Oregon Police Chief Darin DeHaan reports the following police activity.

Jan. 21

Michael L. Willis, 50, of Rochelle, was issued a citation at 7:57 p.m. for disobeying a traffic control device. This violation occurred at the intersection of Washington and 4th Streets.

Jan. 22

John H. Watkins, 24, of Rockford, was issued citations at 1 p.m. for failure to stop at a stop sign and failure to obey a police officer. These violations occurred at 3rd and Jefferson Streets and in the 1000 block of East Illinois 64.

Jan. 23

At 1:20 p.m., police took a report of a two-vehicle traffic crash that had just occurred at the intersection of 4th and Washington Streets involving a 2014 Chevrolet driven by Tina E. Haupt, 51, of Sterling, and a 2019 Ford driven by Daniel J. Lepak, 45, of Marathon, Wisconsin. Haupt was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Forty parking citations and seven verbal/written warnings were issued from Jan. 20-26.

Please note: Any arrests listed are merely accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

General calls for service through dispatch Jan. 20-26

Checking a Subject/

Vehicle 3

Citizen Complaints 7

Citizen Assist /Civil

Problem 2

Assist EMS /Other

Department.. 2

Alarm Response 7

Lockout Vehicle/Building 1

911 Hang-up/Open Line 2

Ordinance Violations 2

Traffic Stops 12

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