Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Scene By A Local Grade School



Several sources have told us there is a scene in Machesney Park.

It happened near Marquette School.

Numerous police officers and a police K-9 unit are on scene.

Sources say that it appears they are searching for a suspect in the area.

Unknown on suspect information, due to the encryption.

We will update this, when information becomes available



Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Are Investigating Another Shooting Incident

Just before 10 pm tonight the Rockford Police Department were dispatched for another shooting incident in Rockford. 

This shooting incident happened in the 900 block of Woodlawn. That is just North of Whitman and Woodlawn 

Reports of shots fired, unknown if anyone was struck by the gunfire. 

Witnesses said the shots rang out and they heard a vehicle speed away. 

No suspect information at the time of writing this. 

When RPD releases information, we will update this

Rockford Scanner™: Woman Outside With Her Dog, Is Beaten By A Random Stranger in Rockford.




  • Date: 05/08/2018 4:38 pm
  • Location: 1300 N Rockton Ave

On 5/8/18 at around 4:38 P.M. Rockford Police responded to the 1300 block of Rockton Ave in reference to an aggravated battery.  During the investigation it was learned that the victim was outside with her dog when she was approached by the suspect.  The suspect had an unknown object in his hand and struck the victim in the head.  The suspect fled east on foot. The victim sustained a minor injuries from the incident .

The suspect was described as a black male in his mid 40’s with a full beard.  Approximately 5’11” and heavy set.  He wore a black baseball cap, red shirt, and black shorts. He had his right hand wrapped with some sort of cloth or bandage.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call the Rockford Police Department.





Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Guardrail Near Loves Park


Emergency personnel are on scene of an auto accident near Loves Park. 

A vehicle has crashed into a guard rail near Forest Hills, just south of Landstrom. 

The vehicle crashed into the guardrail as it turns into the cloverleaf. 

Injuries were being reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

Heavy front end damage to the vehicle is being reported. Also heavy damage to guardrail. 



Rockford Scanner™: Emergency Personnel Responding To An Accident With Injuries in Rockford




Around 1:20 pm today several emergency personnel were responding to an auto accident in Rockford.

It happened in the area of  5051 E State st. 

There is an auto accident with injuries near this location. 

Reports of non life threatening injuries. 

Please avoid the area or expect delays

Update from RS fan Patrick Michael “It was a 3 car accident. “




Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident in Rockford, Several Ambulances On Scene


Earlier today there was a serious accident in Rockford. 

The accident happened in the area of Alpine and Bypass 20.

Three ambulances, Engine 7, and Engine 11 on scene.

Sounds like 4 people were injured and there was entrapment.

The cause of the accident is under investigation. 


Rockford Scanner™: CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Brawl In Rockford, Illinois


Several sources have sent us a video of a violent fight in Rockford the other night. 

It happened on 7th st, near the Golden Bar. Near 610 7th St, Rockford, IL

It happened on May 5th approx. 1:30 am. 

The video was posted on social media   

Unknown on injuries, watching the video we would assume there was some injuries. 

We tried to get information from the RPD, but they said “No Comment”  



Rockford Scanner™: Police Investigating Another Armed Robbery in Rockford


Around 1:30 am, officers were responding to an armed robbery.

It happened in the 600 block of Pope in Rockford.

Suspect is a black male around 45 years old, 5’9, 210 lbs, goatee, wearing a Maroon shirt with a horseshoe on it, Maroon shoes. He was last seen in a Gray Camero with tinted windows, last seen on 3rd.