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Rockford Scanner has been bringing our fans breaking news as it happens, since 2009. We are one of Rockford area leading places for news sources. #1 goal though, is to bring the scanner hobby back. We want to bring back the scanner listening hobby and help those who have any questions.
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Around 10:30 PM several emergency personnel were responded to the area of the 1800 block of Elm Street for a shooting victim call. http://rockfordscanner.com Scanner traffic is saying a male around 20 years old was shot in the leg. The suspects fled in a dark-colored truck westbound on Elm. Still developing
Around 9:30 PM tonight several emergency personnel were responded in a 515 seminary for a vehicle fire. Scanner traffic is saying a vehicle is on fire near the SW side of the lot, by the dumpster.
Metro enforcement officers are on scene and they believe the car is occupied. Still developing check back later for updates
Update: Scanner traffic is saying the vehicle is not occupied.
Update from RS fan T’was our granddaughter. She had crawled way in the back of our van and fell asleep. Thank God it wasn’t real hot and we had the windows down. Everybody was so great and put out maximum effort looking for her.
UPDATE: They have located the missing child. Not yet known on the child’s condition. Several emergency personnel are going back into service.
Update: There is a missing child. Not yet known on the description of the child. But this is why they are searching the area. Because, there is reports of a child missing in the area. We will bring you updates as they become available.
RS fan Jonna Q.
What is going on at Bridge Street across from Riverside Park? There are helicopters and money police officers and dogs
Any clue what’s going on in roscoe? On 251 and roscoe rd? Cops everywhere and police helicopter
We are listening to the scanner right now and the only scanner traffic about this, they said this is a “special detail” for the police department, the fire department is also on scene. We do not know exactly what is going on yet, but it sounds like several emergency personnel are on scene. We will bring you updates if they become available. They are keeping scanner traffic to a minimum on this call.
Whatever it is going, PLEASE AVOID THE AREA
I was not around this afternoon, I am now reviewing the police scanner audio from the Rockford fire department. Below are some of the calls they were dispatched to today:
- Fire alarm in the 2600 block of School Street, at the nearby school
- 2400 block of N. Rockton Ave. there was a mulch fire
- Fulton Avenue and North Church, there was an auto accident with injuries
- Acring wires on 18th Ave.
- Fire alarm and the 1300 block of Parkview, at PA Peterson
- Vehicle fire in the 7200 block of E State at the Mobil gas station
Several Rockford scanner fans have contacted us and said there’s a bad accident near Poplar Grove and Squaw Prairie in Boone County. Injuries are being reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries.http://rockfordscanner.com Rockford Scanner fans have said there are multiple emergency personnel vehicles on scene and are diverting traffic. Please avoid the area