Rockford Scanner™: Several Men Arrested During A Sex Sting In Rockford


7 ARRESTED: For the past several months, the Rockford Police Department has received numerous complaints concerning street level prostitution activity in the area surrounding Broadway and 7th Street.

On Thursday, September 6, 2018, as a result of the complaints, members of the Rockford Police Department conducted an investigation specifically concentrating on those individuals who solicit for sex.

As a result of the investigation, more than a half-dozen individuals were arrested. All seven men were lodged in the Winnebago County Jail.

The charges against them are merely accusations. The suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.