Strong Armed Robbery In Machesney Park

Police responded to an address on Tampa ln in Machesney Park, for a strong armed robbery call.  The victim said the suspects grabbed and choked her and robbed her. The suspects described as a male wearing a dark hoody and … Continue reading

Auto Accident With Injuries Near Route 2

Update: They have traffic blocked off in the area, please avoid the area or expect delays. They crime scene investigator is on scene. Update from RS fan Teryn Revels: Gleasman and Route 2 has bad accident. Car hit the pole. Car is … Continue reading

Suspect Beat Victim With Bat In Machesney Park

Around 7:45 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were responding to the 1000 block of Kingsley. Scanner traffic is saying a victim was beaten with a bat. Injuries were reported and medical was en route. Unknown on the suspct information at … Continue reading

RS Fan: Auto Accident In Rockford, Unknown On Injuries

From RS Fan Heather Mellow:  Around 7:10 pm tonight, emergency personnel were on scene near W State and Winnebago, at an auto accident scene. Unknown on injuries. The cause of the accident is under investigation. Update: RS Fan Sara Welch … Continue reading

RS Fan Needs Your Help Locating Missing Dogs

From RS Fan Dana Luck:  Lost 2 dogs, a Grey Pitbull and a German Shepherd, have pic of pit only. They got out of fence near Blackhawk/20th street behind Jefferson High School. please call 815-874-1850  if you see them. … Continue reading

SCAM ALERT: Telemarketers Using Local Fire Department Name Asking For Money

  From the North Park Fire Department: We were just informed that telemarketers are calling for money using the North Park Fire Department name. We will NEVER call you on the phone asking for money. Please do not give to … Continue reading

Citizen Struck By A Vehicle In Rockford

  Around 7 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Halsted and Searles for an accident call. A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle. Injuries are being reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries at … Continue reading

Strong Storm System Expected Halloween/Friday

From the NWS: ***Midday Update on Storm Expected Friday*** We continue to monitor an approaching storm which will affect the region late in the work week, and likely provide a wide array of inclement weather. Please continue to monitor later updates. … Continue reading

Auto Accident Involving Multiple Vehicles In Loves Park, Injuries Reported

Around 3:50 pm today, several emergency personnel were responding to the 7900 block of Forest Hills. Scanner traffic is saying there is an accident that involves three vehicles. One person is reporting injuries. The cause of the accident is under … Continue reading

Multiple Fire Departments Respond To Possible Structure Fire Call

Just after 3 pm today, the Cherry Valley Fire Department were responding to a possible structure fire in the 7900 block of Slater drive. North Park Fire Department has also been dispatched to the scene for auto aid. This is … Continue reading

Officer Injured While Searching For Wanted Suspect In Rockford

Around 1:22 pm today, an officer said he was no longer on the call he was on and he was driving himself to a local hospital because he was injured. He said he was climbing over a fence and it … Continue reading

Two Shoplifters In Custody, One Of Them Is A Teen

Around 1 pm today, the Rockford Police were en route to the Walmart on W Riverside. Scanner traffic is saying an adult and an approx 13 year old were both in custody for shoplifting at the store. No other details … Continue reading

Cathedral Baptist School’s 2nd Annual Craft Fair and Luncheon

From RS fan Cristi Gonzalez: Our school has a craft fair and fun fair coming up on November 8th and we know your site has a ton of traffic and great fans. we would love your help promoting it if … Continue reading

1 Year Old Child Abducted In Rock County

Update: Child, suspect and Vehicle located Wednesday October 29th, 2014 :: 09:36 a.m. CDT Arrest made for Interference with Child Custody On October 28, 2014 at approximately 7:15 am Janesville Officers were dispatched to 107 Red Apple Dr. for a … Continue reading

Vehicle Hits Gas Line, Causes Leak In Rockford

  Around 1:35 am this morning, emergency personnel were responding to the 100 block of Sunset Ave.  Initial scanner traffic indicates that a vehicle has struck a gas line and it is leaking. Caller (the home owner) states that they … Continue reading