Rockford Scanner™: Several people injured at an automobile accident scene in Rockford, Avoid the area



Around 10 PM several emergency personnel were responding to an automobile accident with injuries in Rockford

There is reports of a bad accident near Alpine and Broadway

Several people are reported to be injured and multiple ambulances have been dispatched to the scene

Unconfirmed reports are saying one of the vehicles is on fire

The cause of the accident is under investigation. Please avoid the area or expect delays




Rockford Scanner™: Woman Walking Her Dog, Is Struck By A Vehicle And Is Killed


UPDATE:  The victim has been identified as April Guthrie, age 47 of Beloit.

Source: Social Media

The City of Beloit Police Department is investigating a fatal vehicle vs. pedestrian accident that occurred at the intersection of Liberty Avenue and Oak Street at 4:53 p.m. Sunday.

The pedestrian, a 47-year-old Beloit woman, was walking a dog across the street when she was struck by a pickup truck. The woman was transported by the Beloit Fire Department to Beloit Memorial Hospital where she died from her injuries.

The dog was transported to Veterinarian Emergency Services with life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the pickup truck, a 56-year-old Verona man, is fully cooperating with authorities. While the accident remains under investigation, it does not appear that the driver was at fault.

The Wisconsin State Patrol is assisting with the accident reconstruction.

The Beloit Police Department is not identifying the pedestrian or the driver at this time. No one is available for interviews Sunday night.



Rockford Scanner™: Large Disorderly Crowd, With Popping Sounds At A Local Bar



Around 6:45 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were responding to a large disorderly group call in Rockford.

It happened at a bar on N Main.  There is a large disorderly crowd and at least 1 battery victim. There is also “popping sounds” that might be gunshots, but not confirmed yet.

Still developing



Rockford Scanner™: Two Male Suspects Beat And Rob A Female In Rockford




Sources are reporting a lady was mugged at the Great Oaks entrance around 3am this morning.

That is near Linden rd 

  The suspects beat the female victim during the robbery.

Suspects are only described as 2 black males



Rockford Scanner™: Showers Moving Into The Area




Showers continue across a good portion of northern Illinois and are moving into northwest Indiana this morning.

There could be some isolated thunderstorms, mainly right along the lakefront.

These showers will continue for the next several hours. 

A cold front will move across the region today accompanied by periods of rain and windy conditions.

Winds may gust to 30 or 35 mph at times late this morning through the afternoon. Expect to start the day dry tomorrow, but chances for rain will increase later in the day, with widespread showers expected overnight into early Tuesday.



Rockford Scanner™: Gas Theft Under $500 and Driving While License Revoked




Gas Theft Under $500 and Driving While License Revoked


On 11-1-18 at 1341 hours Deputies along with members of the Rochelle Police Dept. responded to the Hillcrest Casey’s General Store for a report of a gas drive off.
After a short investigation Deputies located and arrested Donald Halicek 41 of Harrison MI for Theft under 300 dollars and driving while license revoked.
Halicek also received citations for improper display of registration and no valid registration.  Halicek’s passenger Kevin Egbert-Gray 26 of Harrison MI was arrested on charges of Theft under 300 and unlawful possession of weapons as a felon.
Both men were transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.



Rockford Scanner™: Man Swerves To Avoid Hitting A Deer, Crashes & Rolls His Vehicle Over



Single Vehicle Accident

On 11-03-18 at approximately 6:46 pm, Ogle County Deputies, Oregon Police Department, Oregon EMS and Mt Morris Fire Department responded to a single vehicle roll over accident in the 1700 block of West Pines Road.
After an investigation it was learned that Robert A Meier age 69 of Polo, swerved to miss a deer. His vehicle entered the ditch and overturned.
Meier was transported to KSB Hospital by Oregon EMS for non life threatening injuries.
Meier was cited for Improper Lane Usage and No Insurance.




Rockford Scanner™: Armed Robbery At A Local School, Police Investigating




Sources reporting an armed robbery that happened near a Rockford School.

It happened around 8 am this morning, near Lincoln Middle School in the 1500 block of Charles st.

RPD confirms a robbery at this location.

No suspect information at this time.

Check back later, for possible updates


Rockford Scanner™: Woman Carrying Groceries Is Robbed At Gunpoint in Rockford



Date: 11/03/2018 8:41 pm
Location: 1026 McKnight Circle

On 11-3-18 at 8:41pm officers responded to 1026 McKnight Circle for an Armed Robbery To Citizen. The victim advised she was retrieving groceries from her vehicle when she was approached from behind by a suspect who displayed a handgun and demanded money. The suspect took the victim’s purse and an undisclosed amount of USC and fled the area on foot.

The suspect was described as an unknown race male, 5’6″ tall, 150 pounds, wearing a hooded sweatshirt, and was armed with a handgun. The victim was not injured during this incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rockford Police Department or Winnebago County Crime Stoppers.



Rockford Scanner™: Another Hit & Run in Rockford, Police Investigating


Sources reporting another hit and run in Rockford.

This one happened on N Central ave, overnight.

The suspect(s) crashed their vehicle on N Central ave, then fled the scene on foot. No suspect information, due to the encryption.

Unknown on injuries at the time of writing this