Rockford Scanner™: Local Police Asking For Your Help Locating A Burglary Suspect



 

 

 

SBPD: The South Beloit Police Department is investigating a garage burglary in the 800 block of Roscoe Avenue where the tires and rims shown in this picture were stolen on the evening of October 30th. If you know of someone who recently obtained four rims and tires such as these please contact us or Crime Stoppers

 







Rockford Scanner™: Home Invasion in Loves Park & Weapons Violation in Rockford



 

Police confirming the following:

In progress property: Home Invasion/Burglary at 7609 Buffalo Grove rd in Loves Park around 3:40 am this morning.

Weapons violation near 3411 Wesleyan ave in Rockford.

No other information was provided. No suspect information, due to the encryption.

 







Rockford Scanner™: Swastikas on the windows of the Coronado Theater



 

 

RPD:   Someone put a couple of Swastikas  on the windows of the Coronado Theater.

Police say they responded to a criminal defacement report at the Coronado around noon Tuesday. Someone put graffiti (the Swastikas) on a couple of the windows of the Coronado Theater.  They have since been removed, and have not caused permanent damage

“Graffiti and criminal defacement that is deemed inflammatory in nature, like Nazi swastikas, will be thoroughly investigated especially given some of the recent national incidents,” said Chief Dan O’Shea. “We will hold those responsible accountable for their actions.”

 







Rockford Scanner™: Rollover Accident With Injuries, Avoid The Area



 

 

Just before 4 am this morning, several emergency personnel were responding to a rollover accident.

It happened in the area of Meridian and US 20

Injuries were being reported, unknown how bad the injuries are at the time of writing this.

Please avoid this area for awhile, or expect delays

 







Rockford Scanner™: Police Add Two K-9’s To The Local Police Force



 

 

WCSO: Meet our two additions to the K9 Unit; Sadie and Nancy Drew. We want to thank the anonymous donor for the donation to purchase the K9’s. We also want to thank Crime Stoppers for facilitating the donation.

See the below track summary from the K-9 unit. Sadie and Nancy Drew will be used to help locate missing/lost individuals.

October 3, 2018 0930 hours​
Deputy Fey and K-9 Diego
​responded to Harrison and Kishwaukee where a 81 year old female who is an at-risk adult had ran from her husband’s vehicle while he was taking her to a doctor’s appointment. K-9 located the track which led several blocks north of the location. Based on the direction of travel, the subject was located and returned to family.

September 7, 2018 1555 hours ​
Deputy Metzler and K-9 Cliff​
​responded to the 500 block of Ralston Road in Machesney Park for report of an 80 year old male who is an at-risk adult and who has wondered from the home in the past. K-9 located the track which led over a mile east of the home. Based on direction of travel from K-9, subject was located and returned home.

August 24, 2018 0849 hours ​
Deputy Metzler and K-9 Cliff
​responded to the 14,000 block of South Bluff Road in South Beloit for a report of a 15 year old male who was threatening suicide and had fled on foot from the home. K-9 located the track which led into a forest preserve approximately 1.5 miles from the home. Subject was located by K-9. Subject had injured himself prior to being located, but was safely transported to the hospital for treatment.

August 22, 2018 1614 hours​
Deputy Fey and K-9 Diego
​responded to 5000 block of Hauley Road for a missing 3 year old female. Family had already searched the property and were unable to locate the child. K-9 located the track leading from the home into a nearby wooded area and backed onto the roadway. Child was located a short distance down the road.

August 8, 2018 1200 hours​
Deputy Pearson and K-9 Chico
​responded to Hononegah Forest Preserve for a report of a 31 year old female who had threatened suicide. Her vehicle had been located in the forest preserve. K-9 located the track which led ¾ mile into the forest preserve where the subject was found attempting to commit suicide. She was transported to the hospital for treatment.

June 23, 2018 2342 hours​
Deputy Warmoth and K-9 Ares
​responded to 2600 block of Bibury Road in New Milford for a 21 year old female suffering from a serious medical condition who had went for a walk 5 hours prior and not returned home. K-9 located the track which led over a mile to a nearby forest preserve. Subject was located in the forest preserve suffering from a medical condition. She was transported to hospital for treatment.

May 8, 2018 2319 hours​
Deputy Warmoth and K-9 Ares
​responded to the 14,000 block of Hunter’s Way for a report of an 8 year old male and 10 year old female who were missing from the home. The area had been searched by the family. K-9 located the track leading from the home and both children were located within two blocks of the residence.

December 3, 2017 1555 hours​
Deputy Metzler and K-9 Cliff
​responded to the area of Memorial Avenue and Virginia Avenue for a report of a 40 year old male subject who had threatened suicide and left the home on foot. K-9 located the track leading from the home. The track led several blocks and the subject was located unharmed.

April 30, 2017 2142 hours​
Deputy Warmoth and K-9 Ares
​responded to the 700 block of Sycamore in Machesney Park for a 75 year old male who is an at-risk adult who has wondered from the home in the past. During a thunderstorm, K-9 located the track which led from the house. Several blocks from the home, the subject was located hiding in a wooded area. He was returned to family.

With the addition of Sadie and Nancy Drew the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department will be able to offer assistance to surrounding agencies.

Stay tuned for more adventures from Nancy Drew….

 

 







Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Robs A Rockford Business, Shooting Victim At A Rockford Hospital, More Violent Crimes In The Area



 

 

 

Another violent day in the city of Rockford and surrounding areas.

Sources told us about a shooting victim at Swedish American Hospital. Unknown if the shooting took place at the hospital or the victim was shot at a different location and then transported there.

Sources also told us about the Advanced Auto on Auburn that was robbed.

We tried to get information from the police, they said “No comment”

No suspect information on any of these calls. Safe to assume none have been captured and are still roaming the area.

But we can confirm these via the police call logs.


UPDATE from the RPD:

On Tuesday October 30, 2018 at 7:12pm, Rockford Officers responded to Advance Auto Parts located at 3019 Auburn St in reference to an aggravated robbery.  The suspect implied he had a weapon and demanded money from the clerk whom complied.  The suspect fled out to the parking lot, got into a vehicle, and drove away eastbound on Auburn St.  There were customers inside of the business during the incident but no injuries were reported.

This is an on-going investigation.  Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department at (815) 966-2900 or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at (815) 963-7867.