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RS fans reporting a few accidents that happened earlier today. Unknown on injuries, at both scenes. On Spring Brook just West of applewood lane a suv vs trees On N Second near the YMCA, multiple vehicles involved … Continue reading →
On 03-03-2016 at 2:54 PM Officers responded to the area of S. 6th St. and 4th Ave. in reference to multiple calls of shots being fired in the area. On arrival Officers observed a Black Pontiac Grand Prix which sustained heavy front end damage from hitting a tree, and the vehicle been struck by several bullets. The vehicle was unoccuppied, and several witnesses informed officers the occupants of the Pontiac Grand Prix had fled the scene west bound.
There was a second vehicle located at the intersection of S. 6th St. and 5th Ave. The second vehicle had a broken drivers side window which appeared to have been struck by a bullet, and this vehicle had drivers side front end damage. The second vehicle collided with the Pontiac during the incident. The driver of this vehicle sustained cuts to the face area from the broken glass, and she was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Witnesses to the incident described a silver possible Chevy Impala (suspect vehicle), occuppied by 3-4 black males, drove along side the Black Pontiac Grand Prix, and unknown occupants from Chevy Impala discharged a handgun towards the black Pontiac Grand Prix. Suspect vehicle was last seen on 5th Ave.
Officers located (2) individuals near 4th St. and 4th Ave. Both of these individuals were determined to have been the persons who fled the Black Pontiac. One of these individuals believed he had been shot during the incident. He was transported to a local hospital where he was found to be not injuried.
Around 5:45 am this morning emergency personnel were responding to the area of the 5500 block of Newburg. Scanner traffic is saying a vehicle hit a deer and then lost control and hit a pole. Unknown on … Continue reading →
.Areas of freezing fog possible this morning… Visibility is lowering in fog this morning to one quarter mile or less in some locations. Temperatures have fallen to the mid 20s in some spots…raising concerns of freezing fog. … Continue reading →
Around 9:16 pm tonight the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched to the 3300 block of E State st. Scanner traffic is saying a vehicle has crashed into a stream near this location. The vehicle is smoking. … Continue reading →
Update: Update: 78 year old woman has passed away. She entered I-90 southbound from Rockton rd and collided with a northbound vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Name is being held pending family notification Around … Continue reading →
Around 11 am this morning several fans have contacted us in regards to an auto accident near Mulford and Newburg. They said it appears there are injuries. The accident is blocking traffic, so please avoid the area. … Continue reading →
Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse Arrest On 12/3/16 at 6:00 P.M., Ogle County Detectives, with the assistance of the Rockford Police Department, arrested Faustino Ramirez, age 30 of Rochelle, for Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, a Class 2 Felony. The … Continue reading →
Around 2:15 am this morning, An officer witnessed a van crash into a street light near State and Lyford and then take off from the scene. The van fled and the officer went after the vehicle. The … Continue reading →
Around 1:40 am: Details are minimal right now. But Winnebago County Sheriff is assisting the police in Beloit in reference to an armed robbery. It happened on Bluff. The suspect information is 3 black males. Still developing … Continue reading →
On Monday, December 5th, at around 3 minutes after midnight, Officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to 1651 10th Ave reference reports of a shooting victim. Upon arrival Officers learned that an 18 year old Rockford … Continue reading →
On Saturday, December 3, 2016, Loves Park Patrol Officers received a complaint from a man who allegedly lost $700.00 in a game of chance inside Truck Liquidation Sale, 6307 N. 2nd St. Officers responded to the store & … Continue reading →
Just before midnight a broadcast came over the scanner in reference to a vehicle that fled from officers in the area of Preston & Conklin. the vehicle is described as a 2001 black olds aurora 4 door. … Continue reading →
Around 8 pm tonight several emergency personnel were dispatched for a structure fire in the Candlewick Lake. Initial reports are saying there is a chimney on fire at a residence in the 200 block of Briar Cliff Several … Continue reading →
Just before 8 pm tonight the RFD were dispatched to the area of 809 Fitch rd. Scanner traffic is saying there is a detached garage that is on fire. Several units from the RFD are en route. … Continue reading →
Via Scanner Traffic: A caller is reporting they have a 7 foot sinkhole in their backyard in the 300 block of Winona Drive in Machesney Park. The caller said the hole is growing bigger. … Continue reading →
The City of Rockford Public Works Department has declared a Citywide Snow Emergency beginning today, Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. The Odd/Even Parking will be in effect until the Public Works Department deems it is … Continue reading →
Update from the National Weather Service at 5:51 am this morning: Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville, IL 551 AM CST Sun Dec 4 2016 .SHORT TERM… 324 AM CST Through tonight… Main forecast concerns/challenges are with the … Continue reading →
Around 3 am this morning a broadcast came over the un-encrypted airwaves of the Illinois State police in reference to an armed robbery in Rockford. It happened on Ridge ave in Rockford around 2 am. The suspects … Continue reading →