Rockford Scanner™: Carjacking In Rockford, Suspects Dragged The Victim With The Vehicle


Sources are reporting a carjacking in Rockford that happened around 3 pm today. It happened near the Steak n Shake on E State st. 

The suspects dragged the victim with the vehicle.
The victim is injured.

The suspects are 2 black females.

The vehicle is reported to be Silver in color that may have been recovered a short time after it happened near Bell School and Walton. But not yet confirmed.

This is still developing. 



Rockford Scanner™: Fire Overnight Near Black Hawk Fire Department

Photos and story by George Bower

Black-hawk fire 8-11-2019 at around 1254 am Sunday morning Black-hawk was dispatched for a fire at s main and Iroquois.

A mabas was pulled then cancelled and fire was handled by Black-hawk and Mew Milford fire.



Rockford Scanner™: Rollover Accident With Injuries, 2 year old Involved


Around 9 am this morning a vehicle rolled over. 

Sources said a black vehicle was traveling at a high rate of sped when it left the roadway and rolled over. It happened on I-90 near Magic Waters .

An adult had head injuries, a 2 year old child is reported not to be injured.

Several emergency personnel are en route. Still developing.



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


Sources are reporting an accident with injuries. 

A motorcyclist has crashed near Loves rd in Roscoe.

Injuries were reported. The motorcyclist was down on the ground.

Avoid the area for awhile.



Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Rockford Business, Injuries Reported


Sources are reporting a vehicle has crashed into a Rockford business. 

It happened around 7:30 pm last night in the 3700 block of E State st in Rockford.

RPD confirmed the accident and confirmed there were injuries. It is unknown how severe the injuries were though.

The cause of the accident is under investigation. 

RPD: On Saturday August 10th,2019 at 7:30 PM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to Royal Liquors in 3700 block of E. State Street to investigate a motor vehicle accident. Officers arrived to find a vehicle had driven through the front glass entrance door of the business. The female driver was not injured and stayed. This investigation is currently ongoing and there is no further information available at this time.


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Rockford Scanner™: Armed Robbery in Loves Park


Sources are reporting a robbery in Loves Park. 

It happened overnight at 4800 block of N 2nd st in Loves Park at the Clayton House Motel.  We have been told it was to the business, but police have yet to confirm that.  The suspect is a black male, wearing all dark clothing and a ski mask, armed with a gun. Last seen running from the Clayton House Motel



Rockford Scanner™: Structure Fire With Injuries in Rockford

Sources are reporting a fire with injuries in Rockford. 

It happened around 4:40 am near 20th ave and Parmele.

Reports of a structure fire and injuries were being reported.

No other information at this time.


Most the photos are by George Bower (1 photo by RFD)