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Police/Fire Reports

Oregon Police

Oregon Police Chief Darin DeHaan reports the following police activity.

Sept. 17

Kelly S. Speaker, 23, of Mt. Carroll, was issued a citation at 5:37 p.m. for use of a cell phone while driving. This violation occurred in the 300 block of N. 5th Street.

Sept. 19

At 12:01 a.m., police took one 17-year-old male juvenile into limited custody for violating the curfew ordinance. The juvenile was released into his parent’s custody with a referral to the Ogle County State’s Attorney for juvenile delinquency. This violation occurred in the 400 block of Madison Street.

Sept. 22

Benjamin A. Spotts, 40, of Rock Falls, was arrested at 5:13 p.m. for driving while under the influence of alcohol. Spotts was also issued a citation for improper lane usage. Spotts was transported to the Ogle County jail.

These violations occurred in the 400 block of S. 5th Street.

Ten parking citations and nine verbal/written warnings were issued Sept. 16-22.

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 Sept. 16-22

Checking a Subject/Vehicle 6

Citizen Complaints 6

Juvenile Complaint 1

Ordinance Violations 6

Citizen Assist / Civil Problem 3

Assist EMS / Other Department 7

Lockout Vehicle / Building 2

Alarm Response 1

911 Hang-up / Open Line 6

Traffic Stops 11

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