Rockford Scanner™: Fireworks Explosion Caught On Video, Young At Heart Festival

Two Videos of the explosion 

Rockford Scanner did a live video of the Young At Heart fireworks show.

We thought the fireworks were over with, and I stopped the live video.

Shortly afterwards, they lit off more fireworks for the grand finale.

During the finale, a very large explosion happened.


Rockford Scanner™: Police Searching For A Missing 10 year Old, Please Share!

**** Maysa has been located unharmed!! ****

Thank you to everyone from the community who assisted!

-Sgt. Linder

BPD needs your help to locate 10 year old Maysa Jackson. She left from the 1200 block of Copeland approximately 30 mins ago. She is wearing a grey and black striped dress and was last seen near Wisconsin and Copeland. Her hair is pulled back in a ponytail. If you see her please call 911.

Sgt Flanagan

Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries, Two Ambulances Dispatched. Possible Off Duty Officer Involved

Around noon today emergency personnel were dispatched for an accident with injuries. 

It happened near Sinnissippi Park at N Second st and Ethel. 

At least two ambulances have been dispatched to the scene. 

Sources are reporting an off duty officer is involved in the accident. 

Please avoid the area or expect delays

Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling Another Structure Fire.

Around 6 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were battling a structure fire.

It happened in the 1100 block of S Main in Rockford

The building has a Red “X” on it. Those mean the place is abandoned.

Unknown if it is abandoned or not.

The RFD was able to quickly get the fire under control with one attack line.

Credit: RFD


Rockford Scanner™: At Least One Person Stabbed, Police Are Investigating.

Around 11 PM tonight emergency personnel were dispatched to a local emergency room for a stabbing victim call. 

At least one person was stabbed and was taken to a local E.R.  

It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries. 

No suspect information. 

Still developing