Auto Accident Near The Round-A-Bout

Around 8:50 am this morning, the RPD were responding to the area of Auburn and N Main. Initial scanner traffic is saying there is an auto accident near this location. No injuries were reported. The cause of the accident is … Continue reading

Auto Accident Near Auburn st

Around 8:20 am this morning, the RPD were responding to the area of Auburn and Central. Initial scanner traffic is saying two vehicles have crashed near this location. No injuries are being reported at the time of dispatch. The parties … Continue reading

Multiple People Report Gas Odor All Over Winnebago County

This morning, multiple people all over the county of Winnebago County are reporting a natural gas odor.  Scanner traffic is saying a business is experimenting with something. I think it was a gas company experimenting with a new fuel, not … Continue reading

Report Anonymous Tip

Below you can report an anonymous tip. You report it, Rockford Scanner will forward the information onto the appropriate agency.  You remain 100% anonymous!   Have a tip, fill the form out below. … Continue reading

Vehicle Fire Near Pecatonica rd

Around 5:30 am this morning, emergency personnel were responding to the area of 8631 N Pecatonica rd. That is just north of Trask Bridge rd.  Initial scanner traffic is saying there is a truck that is on fire near this location. … Continue reading

House Fire Call On Rockford West Side

Around 3:50 am this morning, the RFD were responding to the 1300 block of Clifton ave. Initial scanner traffic is saying there is a stove fire inside a nearby residence. The cause of the fire is under investigation. No other … Continue reading

Rockford Cooling Sites

COOLING SITES AVAILABLE FOR SUMMER HEAT: The City of Rockford Human Services Department announces the availability of cooling sites throughout the Winnebago/Boone County area this summer.  Cooling Centers offer air conditioned relief during periods of excessive heat or when an … Continue reading

1ST ANNUAL ROCKFORD SAFETY CAMP FOR KIDS

1ST ANNUAL ROCKFORD SAFETY CAMP FOR KIDS The City of Rockford Police and Fire Departments, in partnership with the Rockford Park District, are excited to announce the 1st annual Rockford Safety Camp for Kids. This camp is for students entering 4th … Continue reading

Police Locate Stolen Vehicle, Detain Alleged Suspect

Around 3:15 am this morning, an RPD officer located a stolen vehicle near the area of Richmond and Parkside. They pulled over the vehicle and detained the one occupant inside the vehicle. No other information is available. … Continue reading