Around 10:44pm, police tried to pull over a Montey Carlo with it’s lights off and door open while in motion. They car quickly sped off. Police chased for a couple miles. It stopped around Longwood. The driver was … Continue reading →
URGENT – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 68 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1035 PM CST Mon Mar 6 2017 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of … Continue reading →
****STARBUCKS COFFEE SHOP ARMED ROBBERY**** ON MONDAY, MARCH 06, 2017 AT 9:49 PM, THE BELVIDERE POLICE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A 911 CALL OF AN ARMED ROBBERY. OFFICERS RESPONDED TO THE STARBUCKS COFFEE SHOP LOCATED AT 1922 GATEWAY … Continue reading →
Around 8:34 pm tonight several emergency personnel were dispatched to the Boone County Jail. Scanner traffic said there was a bad fight in the jail and at least 2 are injured and many others have been pepper sprayed. … Continue reading →
A fast moving line of thunderstorms will race across the region very late this evening into the early part of the overnight hours. Some of the storms will be capable of producing very strong and … Continue reading →
On Saturday, March 4, 2017, at about 6:00 p.m., members of the Rockford Police Department Rockford Housing Authority Unit were patrolling the area of Fairgrounds Housing Development when they observed a vehicle north bound on Avon Street. As … Continue reading →
On Monday, March 6, 2017, at about 4:45 a.m., patrol officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to an apartment at 530 North Court Street in reference to a shooting incident. When they arrived officers located the victim, … Continue reading →
Around 8:50 am this morning several units were dispatched for a possible water rescue near Rockton. A subject is threatening to jump off the bridge near the cemetery in Rockton. This is at the Rockton Township Cemetery. … Continue reading →
…Tornado Watches and Warnings Explained… Tornadoes are the most destructive storms that occur in Illinois. Being prepared for a tornado can save your life. A tornado watch means severe thunderstorms and tornadoes are possible in your … Continue reading →
Around 4:45 am this morning emergency personnel were dispatched for another shooting victim call. This one happened in the area of the 500 block of N Court st in Rockford. Details are minimal right now, only saying one … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner is now searching for some volunteers.
We are currently searching for some volunteers:
- Monitor the police scanner (Your scanner, also we have a scanner online you can listen too)
- Write articles (No experience needed)
- Multimedia Journalist Photography/Video scenes (Great way to also promote your photography business)
- Marketing (Some exp. needed)
- Graphic Designer (Create Logos, Banners, etc…)
- Editor (Some exp. needed)
If you are interested in volunteering for Rockford Scanner, please email us at email@example.com
In the email, please provide some information about yourself and why you would like to volunteer.
Look forward to hearing from you soon!
Just before 4 am this morning several units from the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched to the area of the 1900 block of Rain Cloud Drive in Rockford. Scanner traffic is saying there is a fire at … Continue reading →
Another Violent Night in Rockford (Shooting Victim, Multiple Robberies) UPDATE from RS fan: They were doing CPR on the victim. On March 5th, 2017 around 9:20pm Officers responded to the Mobil gas station at 321 N Alpine … Continue reading →