Police Blotter

The charges below are merely allegations and all parties are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
October 31, 2019

Michael Black

Michael T. Black, age 45, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 100 block of East Everett Street on October 31st, 2019, at 10:59 p.m., for an Ogle County Warrant for Failure to Appear.  Black posted bond and was released.
October 30, 2019

Colten Ehrler

Colten L. Ehrler, age 25, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 700 block of North Galena Avenue on October 30th, 2019, at 8:31 p.m., for Failure To Appear- Petition to Revoke Probation.  Ehrler was unable to post the required bond and was taken to Lee County Jail.
October 29, 2019

Daniel Staples

Daniel P. Staples, age 22, of Ohio, Illinois, was arrested in the 200 block of South Galena Avenue on October 29th, 2019, at 10:29 p.m., for Possession of Methamphetamine and on two Bureau County Failure to Appear warrants.  Staples was processed and taken to Lee County Jail.
October 28, 2019

Malik Lindsey

Malik Lindsey, age 21, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 900 block of West Seventh Street on October 28, 2019, at 10:03 a.m., for Criminal Trespass to Residence.  Lindsey was released after posting bond.
October 27, 2019

Levan Smith

Levan A. Smith, age 39, of Freeport, Illinois, was arrested in the 1300 block of North Galena Avenue on October 27nd, 2019 at 2:15 p.m., for a Stephenson County Warrant for Contempt of Court.  Levan Posted bond and was released.
October 27, 2019

Sandra Laing

Sandra A. Laing, age 52, of Dekalb, Illinois, was arrested in the 200 block of North Peoria Avenue on October 27, 2019 at 1:35 a.m., for DUI, Fleeing to Elude a Police Officer, Reckless Driving, Criminal Damage to Property and two County of Resisting or Obstructing a Peace Officer. Laing…
October 27, 2019

Jeremy Clardie

Jeremy J. Clardie, age 42, of Sterling, Illinois, was arrested in the 900 block of East River Road on October 27th, 2019 at 2:10 p.m., for Driving While License Suspended.  Clardie was issued a city ordinance citation and released on scene with a pending court date.
October 26, 2019

Stephen Gascoigne

Stephen L. Gascoigne, age 29, of Amboy, Illinois, was arrested in the in the 1400 block of West 4th Street on October 26, 2019 at 1:45 a.m., for Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and a Lee County Warrant…
October 26, 2019

Santos M. Calel Velasco

Santos M Calel Velasco, age 24, of Sterling, Illinois, was arrested in the near 4th Avenue and Hill Street on October 26, 2019 at 4:38 a.m., for DUI and Operating an Uninsured Vehicle. Calel Velasco was processed and released with a notice to appear.
October 26, 2019

Santos M. Calel Velasco

Santos M Calel Velasco, age 24, of Sterling, Illinois, was arrested in the near 4th Avenue and Hill Street on October 26, 2019 at 4:38 a.m., for DUI and Operating an Uninsured Vehicle. Calel Velasco was processed and released with a notice to appear.
The charges above are merely allegations and all parties are presumed innocent until proven guilty.