RS Fan Tabitha U. Not sure exactly what happened but there was a vehicle that crashed and they were giving a male a field sobriety test in front of Sinnissippi headed northbound. There was SEVERAL officers on scene. I originally thought it was a roadside safety check. But then saw the crashed car. ... See MoreSee Less
Update on tonights home invasion: On 11-25-15 at around 6:47 p,m., Officers responded to 2000 Sharon Ave. in reference to a Home Invasion. The victim reported he was inside the residence when four unknown subjects entered the residence. The victim advised he was held at gunpoint while the suspects went through the residence and stole property. The suspects fled the area on foot and were last seen north on Ridge Ave. The victim was not injured during the incident. Suspects: #1- M/B, 20's, black hoodie, jeans armed with a handgun #2- M/B, 20's, black hoodie, jeans, armed with a handgun #3- M/B, 20's, black hoodie, jeans #4- M/B, 20's, black hoodie, jeans This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department, or Crime Stoppers. ... See MoreSee Less
On Saturday, November 21, 2015 at approximately 7:40 PM, Loves Park Police Officers were dispatched to the Family Video parking lot, located in the 6100 block of N. 2nd St., in reference to a robbery to a citizen. The victim reported that a male subject had implied he had a weapon and took cash from her. He reportedly fled the scene on foot and officers were unable to locate him.
After investigation by the Loves Park Police Patrol Division and Detective Bureau the case was reviewed with the Winnebago County States Attorney’s Office. Charges were authorized for the defendant, Kaila Olsen (26) of Machesney Park, for the offense of Filing a False Police Report. She was arrested on November 24, 2015, and lodged at the Winnebago County Criminal Justice Center. The charges are merely allegations & the defendant is considered innocent, unless proven guilty in a court of law. ... See MoreSee Less