Rockford Scanner™: Possible Shooting incident On The East Side

UPDATE from the RPD:

Sources are reporting a scene on the East side. 

We have been told this was a shooting incident, but as you know the RPD is encrypted and have not confirmed anything or released any information.

It happened on Charles st, across from Swedish American Hospital.

Unknown why the man in the photos was arrested.

If RPD releases information, we will update this.


Rockford Scanner™: Machesney Park Business On Fire


Sources are reporting a Machesney Park business is on fire. 

A business on N Second st in Machesney Park has flames coming from the building. Several emergency personnel are on scene.

Unknown on the business name at the time of writing this.

No reports of injuries.  No other information at this time.

This is still developing.

Update:  Not yet confirmed, but it is possibly Curtis Thermal.  The fire was reported to be near the roof.

RS Source


Rockford Scanner™: Man Beats & Strangles Woman, Then Flees From Police in Rockford


A Rockford man faces several charges following a domestic incident where a woman was battered. A short time later, the suspect was taken into custody after a brief foot chase. Drugs and a gun were recovered.



Rockford Scanner™: Semi Takes Down Power Lines On The East Side


Sources are reporting a semi was traveling on 11th st. As it was going down the road it was taking down power lines in the process. One of those power lines ended up along side of a business. Police were searching for the semi. 



Rockford Scanner™: Van Crashes Into A Parked Vehicle Near Downtown, Injuries Reported

Sources are reporting a Maroon van has crashed into a parked vehicle on E State st near downtown Rockford, just before 3:30 pm.

Injuries were being reported.  Emergency personnel are en route.

Avoid the area or expect delays



Rockford Scanner™: Fully Engulfed House Fire in Rockford, Still Developing


Reports of a fully engulfed house fire in Rockford.

It happened around 2:30 am this morning near 130 Lakin Terrace

Rockford Fire Department arrived on scene and confirmed heavy smoke and fire on the Charlie side.
Unknown if it is occupied.  No reports of injuries.
Power lines are reported to be involved.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Update on Lakin Terrace Fire: all residents are safe, no injuries. Fire is under control.


Still developing.