Police Blotter

The charges below are merely allegations and all parties are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
May 25, 2019

Benjamin Rhodes

Benjamin G. Rhodes, age 40, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 100 block of North Court Street on May 25th, 2019, at 9:30 a.m., for an Lee County warrant for Failure to appear.  Rhodes was released with a Lee County court date after posting bond.
May 25, 2019

Moriah Coffey

Moriah Coffey, age 27, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 1400 block of West Second Street on May 25th, 2019, at 7:45 p.m., for Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Failure to Notify Police Authority, and Improper Lane Usage.  Coffey was processed and released with a Lee County court…
May 24, 2019

Tyler Wilhelm

The Dixon Police Department announces the arrest of Tyler J. Wilhelm, age 35, of Dixon, Illinois, on May 24th, 2019, at approximately 5:00 p.m.  Dixon Police Department Investigators received a report of a sexual assault which had occurred in Dixon.  During the investigation it was found the suspect of the…
May 24, 2019

Heather Kraft

Heather Kraft, age 30, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 600 block of South Peoria Avenue on May 24th, 2019, at 6:30 p.m., for Driving While License Suspended and Operating an Uninsured Vehicle. Kraft was released with a Lee County court date.
May 24, 2019

Angel Colon

Angel L. Colon, age 39, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 700 block of North Galena Avenue on May 24th, 2019 at 11:11 a.m., for Armed Habitual Criminal, Unlawful Possession of Weapons by a Felon, Possession of a Firearm Without Requisite Firearm Owner’s Identification Card, Possession of Firearm Ammunition…
May 24, 2019

Benjamin Kraft

Benjamin Kraft, age 30, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 600 block of South Peoria Avenue on May 24th, 2019, at 6:30 p.m., for Lee County and Stephenson County Failure to Appear warrants. Kraft posted bond and was released with Lee and Stephenson County court dates.
January 10, 2017

Seth Seidelman

Seth G. Seidelman, age 31, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 300 block of East Seventh Street on January 6, 2017 at 3:18 p.m. for a Dekalb County Warrant for Failure to Appear(Disorderly Conduct). Seidelman posted bond and was released.  
July 05, 2016

Bryan Austin

Bryan Austin, age 48, of Forreston, Illinois, was arrested in the 200 block of South Hennepin Avenue on July 5th, 2016 at 4:40 p.m., for Battery. Austin was processed and released on an individual bond with a pending court date.
May 19, 2016

Katherine Dooley

Katherine Dooley, age 22, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 1900 block of Lowell Park Road on May 18th, 2016 at 9:07 p.m., for Driving Under the Influence, Operating an Uninsured Vehicle, and Failure to Report an Accident to a Police Authority. Dooley was processed and released with a…
March 26, 2016

Jacob Grove

Jacob A. Grove, age 23, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 600 block of Depot Avenue on March 26th, 2016 at 2:31 a.m., for Driving Under the Influence / Alcohol, Speeding and Operating Uninsured Vehicle.  Grove was processed and released with a pending court date.
The charges above are merely allegations and all parties are presumed innocent until proven guilty.