Rockford Scanner™: Scene At Target in Rockford



Sources reporting a scene at the Target on E State st around 3 pm today.

A lot of police officers at the scene.

Unknown what happened, due to the encryption.

Call log shows it to be “Other Disorderly Conduct”

Note: In the past, RPD has labeled shooting victim calls as this.

Unknown what happened, other than there was a lot of police officers at the Target and their call log shows “Other Disorderly Conduct”

Update: There was a disorderly customer who was suspected to have mental health issues who was very upset and disgruntled with other customers and store employees.

Rockford Scanner™: Child Hit By A Vehicle Near A Local Restaurant




Around 6:40 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were responding to a child that was hit by a vehicle call.

Sources are reporting a child was hit by a vehicle near the Mcdonalds on Charles st. 

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

Still developing

Julie Cook: “Unconfirmed, but a McDonald’s employee stated that the child was thrown from one vehicle and then struck by a second vehicle.”


Rockford Scanner™: Low Flying Helicopter, Doing COMED Line Work




Harlem-Roscoe Fire will be assisting Commonwealth Edison this morning near the Ralston Road Bridge.

Commonwealth Edison will have a helicopter over the river doing line work
and Harlem-Roscoe Fire will have a boat in the water and medical unit on scene until their work is complete.



Rockford Scanner™: Multiple ambulances dispatched to an accident scene in Rockford




 Around 9:45 AM  several emergency personnel were responding to an automobile accident  with injuries.

It happened in the area of Forest Hills and Pepper..

At least two ambulances had been dispatched to the scene.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries at this time.

Please avoid the area or expect delays



Rockford Scanner™: Several sources are reporting approximately 20 police officers working a scene


Update: Call logs show several burglaries in the area including a stolen vehicle that was recovered.

Sounds like the suspects were on a crime spree using a stolen vehicle to rob other people.

It began around 3:44 am near the 1200 block of Looe Key with an “in progress shooting/stabbing/robbery” call.

Police recovered a stolen vehicle in the 6600 block of Key Largo around 5:13 am.

Several burglaries were reported in the area.

Police had one person detained near Bergstrom rd. They requested medical for the person in custody.

No other information at this time.


Several sources are reporting approximately 20 police officers working a scene.

Both Loves Park and Winnebago County Sheriff’s office and possibly more departments are working a scene near Old River Road and Latham.

It is not yet known exactly what is going on.

All we know there are numerous officers in the area working an unknown type of scene.

In the meantime please avoid the area. We will post updates as they become available


Note: Unknown if it is related but the police have a person in custody near Bergstrom rd. That is nearby this location.  The person in custody is having a medical issue.






The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Dense Fog
Advisory, which is in effect until 9 AM CDT this morning.

* VISIBILITY…Less than a quarter mile.

* IMPACTS…Low visibilities will create hazardous travel
conditions across the area early this morning.


A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving…slow down…
use your headlights…and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.