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Rockford Scanner has been bringing our fans breaking news as it happens, since 2009. We are one of Rockford area leading places for news sources. #1 goal though, is to bring the scanner hobby back. We want to bring back the scanner listening hobby and help those who have any questions.
We have a very large and loyal fan base that visits our website daily. We listen to our police scanner and post the information we hear that comes across it. You can submit your stories and photos, submit tips, read breaking news, listen to the police scanner, visit our resources page, plus much more!
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Around 3:10 AM Rockford Police Department were on scene of a home invasion of 400 block of Brooke Road http://rockfordscanner.com Scanner traffic is saying the suspect is described as a black male, 5’6, wearing a dark shirt and camo pants. No other information was available at the time of writing this
Around 12:30 am this morning, several officers were responding to a gas station, sounds like Mobil near S Main. They said the possible suspect that has been impersonating officers in the area recently, was there. Officers arrived on scene pretty quickly and said the vehicle fled from them at a high rate of speed. Officers are trying to catch up to it. They said the vehicle is dark in color, and in good shape and does resemble a squad car. Officers are trying to catch up to it as we type this. This is still developing.
Update: The person impersonating the officers, is in a WHITE Crown Vic. Not a dark colored vehicle.
Around 10:15 PM several emergency personnel were responded to the area of the 900 block of E. Main St. http://rockfordscanner.com scanner traffic is saying an officer was just rear-ended. The officer requested medical to the scene. Several emergency personnel are en route. The cause of the accident is under investigation
Around 9:35 pm tonight, the Rockford police were responding to a call for several armed subjects. The caller said a vehicle occupied by 4 subjects, They were holding guns out the window, was near Huffman and Riverside. The caller said they are now parked by Boylan High School. Officers are en route
Around 7:30 PM tonight several emergency personnel were responded to the area of Broadway and 28th st for a hit-and-run accident. Injuries were being reported at the time of dispatch. Unknown on the severity of the injuries. It is not yet known on the suspect description. Please avoid the area or expect delays.