Rockford Scanner™: Rollover Accident in Rockford


Video by Ashley A

Charlie L. sent us information and a video from a rollover accident that just happened. 

” Huffman Blvd. Accident heading southbound happened just north of Vernon st. Unknown if multiple vehicles or just the one. At least 2 squad cars, a firetruck and ambulance on scene. Undercover rolled up right after video.”


Rockford Scanner™: Serious Motorcycle Accident in Rockford, Avoid The Area

Sources are reporting a bad motorcycle accident. 

It happened approx. 6 pm tonight near Reed and Sewell on the East side.

There is a motorcycle accident near this location.

Serious injuries were being reported.

Police have the area blocked off while they investigate.


Rockford Scanner™: Violent last few days in the city of Rockford, police are investigating


Rockford police call log shows another violent last few days

Note: In the past the police have labeled murders, shooting victims, stabbing victims and other violent crimes as Medical Assist & In Progress Person calls

Several robberies have been reported, those are also posted on our website.



Rockford Scanner™: Rockford police are investigating another armed robbery in Rockford


Sources are reporting a robbery in Rockford.

It happened on Tuesday approximately around midnight in the area of East State Street and Welty Avenue.

No suspect information at this time and Rockford Police have yet to release any information



Rockford Scanner™: Robbery In Rockford, Police Investigating


Sources are reporting a robbery in Rockford. 

It happened yesterday morning around 5 am in the 1100 block of 8th st.

We have been told the suspects brutally beat the victim and robbed them.

No suspect information at this time.  Reports are saying the victim had to seek medical attention. RPD has yet to release any information on this incident.



Rockford Scanner™: Phone Lines Out At The Loves Park Police



Our phones are down at the Loves Park Police Department due to a network outage. The dispatch center is still up and working. Please call them at 815-282-2600 non-emergency if you need an officer.


Rockford Scanner™: Found Bulldog in Rockford

Update: She tried to contact the animal control. but animal control said they wouldn’t come because of budget cuts. (Yet they just spent almost $6 Million to encrypt the animal control radios)  A police officer did come, but said to leave the dog where it was at, at Church and John”

Cassandra Worley:
“Bull dog found at 4:30 am. Last seen on church and John.

Due to animal control budget cuts they couldn’t come to pick him up.

Hope he finds his way home”


Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle on fire in Rockford



Several sources are reporting a vehicle on fire on Rockford Eastside.

It happened in the area of 11th St. and Sandy Hollow.

A vehicle possibly a van was on fire near this location.

Unknown on injuries at this time. The cause of the fire is under investigation

Alicia L


Jennifer Gould Onsgard


Rockford Scanner™: Two men arrested for drugs and running from police


Two Rockford men face drug charges following an attempted traffic stop. On Tuesday, June 4, 2019 approximately 11:30 PM the Rockford police observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed westbound on Harrison Avenue near 11th St.

Officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop at South Main but the driver fled from the officers. The vehicle eventually stopped on Clifton Ave. near Blackhawk Avenue. A passenger later identified as Jerome Garrett (31 years old) Got out of the vehicle and fled on foot. He was taken into custody a short time later.

The driver 39-year-old Charles Lewis stayed with the vehicle and was also taken into custody.

During the investigations officers recovered a plastic bag containing more than 40 pills believed to be ecstasy. Several white rocks believed to be cocaine and a small amount of marijuana and cash.

The Winnebago County states Attorney’s office reviewed the case and authorize the charges below:

Jerome Gary: possession with intent to deliver cocaine, Possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, resisting and obstructing a police officer.

Charles Lewis: possession with intent to deliver cocaine, possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, fleeing to elude

Lewis also faces several other traffic charges and a citation for the marijuana. Garrett and Lewis were lodged in the Winnebago County jail. The charges against these two men are merely accusations are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law