Rockford Scanner™: Congrats Sileena For 31 Years Of Service!


Rockford: After 31+ years of service to her community, after saving countless lives, and after sacrificing so much of her own life and time for the betterment of the City of Rockford, our Telecommunicator Sileena finally said goodbye to a life of public service.

Everyone in the City of Rockford is better off for her dedication and we are all so sad to see her go but we wish her the best! Thank you Sileena!


Rockford Scanner™: CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Truck Rams Rockford Business

From the RPD:
TRUCK RAMS BUSINESS: If you see this truck (with front-end damage) call us!

On Wednesday, June 12, 2019, shortly before 5:00 a.m., Rockford Police Patrol Officers responded to J & F Tobacco (2410 South Alpine Road) in reference to a business alarm. Upon arrival, officers observed extensive damage to the front door of the business. Officers learned a red pick-up truck rammed the front entrance twice without gaining entry to the business. The truck then fled the scene. Nothing was taken and no one was hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or leave an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.


Rockford Scanner™: Caught On Camera: Rockford Police Rescue A Deer


Sources are reporting the Rockford Police have rescued a deer. It happened Tuesday night at 2311 23rd Ave. 

A source was driving by and noticed the deer in distress and was stuck.
They called the local police and they came out to the scene and were able to successfully rescue the deer.

The deer was not injured and walked away from the scene.

Video by Kat