Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Incident happened along Route 71.
A St. Charles man was found speeding over 40 miles per hour above a posted speed zone and subsequently charged with driving under the influence, said the Kendall County Sheriff’s office. James D. Peters, 50, of the 6N200 block of Woodland Drive, Saint Charles, was arrested at 10:27 p.m. in the 10800 block of Route 71. Sheriff’s deputies initiated a traffic stop upon seeing a vehicle speeding at 105 MPH in a 55 MPH speed zone on Route 71 near Legion Road. Peters was arrested for driving under the influence and for speeding 40 MPH or more over the posted speed limit. Peters posted a $300 full cash bond at 12:51 a.m. on Feb. 5 and is expected in court on March 13.
Saturday, January 5, 2013
A look at recent driving under the influence charges.
Dec. 22 Jandra K. Lopez, 19, of the 14400 block of Gerasol Drive, Plainfield, was arrested at 4:00 a.m. at Route 71 and Forrest Ave. and charged with driving under the influence with a blood alcohol level greater than .08, said Oswego police. She was also cited for improper lane usage. Dec. 24 Jesus Cantu-Delgado, 57, of the 100 block of North Calhoun Street, Aurora, was charged with aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol after police stopped him for failure to dim headlights at 1:12 a.m. Dec. 24 at Douglas and Melrose avenues, police said. Dec. 24 William Lundy, 56, of the 1400 block of Sandwich Drive in Sandwich, was was charged with DUI after police stopped him for failure to signal and improper lane usage at 10:18 p.m. Dec. …
Friday, December 28, 2012
If you insist on driving after a few drinks, here's what you should know about how alcohol affects your system and your criminal record.
Do you know how many drinks you can have before you're in danger of going over the legal blood alcohol content limit? The Virginia Tech Alcohol Abuse Prevention program has a ballpark idea. When police pull drivers over for suspected drunken driving, officers ask them to perform field sobriety tests and to take a breath test to measure Blood Alcohol Content. A BAC test measures the percentage of alcohol present in a person's bloodstream. Illinois' legal limit is 0.08. However, a person can still be charged even if their BAC is under 0.08 if the state can prove driving impairment. According to the Virginia Tech Alcohol Abuse Prevention website, every 40 minutes, 0.01 percent of alcohol leaves your system. So, check out these attached …
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Law enforcement cracking down on drinking and driving during holiday season.
- POLICE & FIRE
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Information below provided by Kendall County Sheriff's Office: Kendall County Sheriff’s Office announced its plans for the 2012 Holiday “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over/Click It or Ticket” Crackdown. The intensified enforcement effort against drunk drivers and seat belt law violators underscores the disproportionate number of traffic deaths caused by alcohol and failure to buckle up. The stepped-up enforcement began Dec. 17 and run through New Year’s Eve. Enforcement efforts will concentrate on the deadly nighttime hours between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. According to data from the Illinois Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the midnight to 3 a.m. timeframe is the deadliest time on Illinois roadways…
Monday, December 17, 2012
Incident happened very early morning on Dec. 10.
A woman from unincorporated Kendall County was charged with a DUI after she was found sleeping at the wheel in an intersection very early last Monday morning, said the Kendall County Sheriff’s office. Kaily K. Deblock, 37, of the 0-99 block of Durango Road, Montgomery, was arrested at 1:22 a.m. on Dec. 10 at Routes 34 and 71 and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol. Deblock was found asleep in the left turn lane at the intersection of Route 34 and 71 with her car running and in drive. She was also charged with a stopping/standing/parking violation. Deblock is scheduled in court on Jan. 18, 2013.
Friday, December 14, 2012
Accident occurred around 11:30 p.m. Sunday night.
A crash late Sunday night resulted in one driver being charged with a DUI, according to Oswego police. The accident occurred around 11:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at Route 34 and Prairie Market. Two vehicles were involved in the crash, which ended with the vehicles in the grass alongside Route 34. Denard Y. Miller, 40, of the 100 block of Gregory Street, Aurora, was arrested at 2 a.m. on Dec. 10 and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and failure to reduce speed for crash, said Oswego police. Miller was also cited for the possession of open containers of alcohol in the vehicle and for driving on a suspended license. Miller was taken to Rush Copley Medical Center with reported injuries. The other driver did not report any injuries. …
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Keith M. Stanislaus of Yorkville was found guilty of two counts of Aggravated Driving under the Influence of Alcohol involving a death in a fatal car crash in April 2012.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Alex Keown
Thursday, November 8, 2012
A Yorkville man charged with two counts of felony drunk driving related to an April fatality was found guilty, according to a press release from the Kendall County State's Attorney. It took the jury less than two hours to find Keith M. Stanislaus guilty of two counts of Aggravated Driving under the Influence of Alcohol. “These cases are truly difficult ones to prosecute. Both the victim and the Stanislaus were friends in this case and he will have to live with the fact that he was responsible for the death of his friend by the bad decisions he made. Unfortunately, this is just one more example of when alcohol and speed can lead to deadly and horrific consequences,” Kendall County State's Attorney Eric Weiss said in a released statement. …
Monday, October 15, 2012
Incident happened Tuesday night at the Cat plant off Route 31.
A 51-year-old intoxicated man was found driving around the Caterpillar Tractor Co. off of Route 31 Tuesday night, according to the Kendall County Sheriff’s office. Esteban Galvan Saucedo, 51, of the 700 block of Charles Street, Aurora, was arrested on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 9:50 p.m. after Sheriff’s deputies received reports of a seemingly intoxicated motorist driving on Caterpillar property. Saucedo was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, said the Kendall County Sheriff’s office. He has no connection with Caterpillar, said the Sheriff’s office. No property damage was reported.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Oswego police reports, Aug. 10-14
Daniel T. Magic, 18, 443 Main St., Oswego, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and improper lane usage at about 1:15 a.m. at Chicago Road and Garfield Street, according to an Oswego police report. Oswego police are investigating the theft of about $7,650 worth of copper between 6 a.m. Aug. 11 and 7:30 a.m. Aug. 12 from two homes under construction in the 100 block of Chapin Way, according to an Oswego police report. Albert D. Peterson, 48, of Chicago, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and improper lane usage at about 12:45 a.m. at Douglas Road and Seasons Ridge, according to an Oswego police report. Someone damaged a vehicle by scratching it with an unknown object sometime between Aug. 4 and about …
Friday, December 17, 2010
Oswego police reports, Dec. 11-14
An employee of Kohl's, 2500 Route 34, reported someone stole medication from her purse while she was working Dec. 12, according to Oswego police reports. The incident was reported to police at about 9 a.m. Dec. 14, and they are continuing to investigate the matter. An Oswego woman reported she has been the victim of harassing phone calls and text messages while working at a business in the 2400 block of Route 34, according to police reports. She reported the harassment to Oswego police at about 10 a.m. Dec. 13. Daniel Berenyi, 39, 401 Sunshine Court, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol at about 3:30 p.m., according to Oswego police reports. He was stopped near Chicago Road and Bednarcik Court. Berenyi was released after…