Victim Robbed & Shot In Rockford

While on an unrelated call officers were approached by a 23 year old male who advised that the 22 year old male passenger in his car had been shot. Officers found the victim in the passenger seat suffering from a … Continue reading

Caller Reporting Snake In Bathroom

From our friends at Beloit Scanner: BPD is sending a CSO to the 800 block of Portland for a call of a large snake in the bathroom.  Listen to the scanner audio ~ … Continue reading

Caller Reporting A Possible Hit & Run To A Child On A Bicycle In Rockford

  Just after 10 pm tonight, the RPD were responding to the area of 17th st and Harrison. Initial scanner traffic is saying a caller is reporting a possible hit and run to a kid on a bicycle near this location. … Continue reading

Possible Explosion In Loves Park, Caller Reporting Flames

Around 9:15 pm today several emergency personnel were being dispatched to the area of the 830 block of Merrill in Loves Park. Initial scanner traffic is saying a caller is reporting she heard a loud explosion and now she sees … Continue reading

RS Fan Photo and Info On A Fight This Morning In Rockford

  A RS fan sent us this photo and information on a fight near Underwood this morning: A fight at Underwood , parents got involved I believe. Started at around 8am. First squad arrived at 8:15. At least 10 squads, … Continue reading

Man Arrested On Several Charges In Rockford

  On August 29th, 2014, District 2 officers of the Rockford Police Department executed a narcotics search warrant at 906 S. 5th. Street. The search warrant also included a vehicle that was driven by the suspect. Cannabis, heroin, drug packaging … Continue reading

Possible Electrical Fire In Rockford

  UPDATE: 10-70 (can handle alone or with) Engine 3 and Ladder 2 only At around 6:38 pm this evening, several emergency personnel were responding to the 1100 block of Broadway, at Crusader.  Initial scanner traffic indicates an electrical fire … Continue reading

Rockford Warns Citizens Of Home Repair Scams

  During the past several weeks the Rockford Police Dept. has received several complaints about incidents of Home Repair Fraud on the City’s East Side. The suspects typically target elderly victims with unsolicited offers to complete repairs of chimneys or … Continue reading

Rockford Under The “Accident Plan”

Around 6 pm today, scanner traffic is saying the Rockford West Side is under the accident plan. What does this mean for you? An accident plan is if you are involved in an accident and there are no injuries and … Continue reading

Possible House Fire On Rockford West Side

Update: 10-70 with engine 6 Just after 5 pm today, the RFD were responding to the area of the 2100 block of Arthur ave. Initial scanner traffic is saying there is a possible house fire near this location. Scanner traffic is … Continue reading