Home Invasion in Machesney park, Suspect Beats Victim During Home Invasion

Part 1 of the scanner audio of the call. 1 of 2   (Part 2 of 2 is below)   UPDATE: After a brief chase near Evans and N Second, police arrested the alleged home invasion suspect. The sheriff’s department … Continue reading →

Victim Stabbed During A Home Invasion in Rockford

  On Sunday, October 16, 2016 at approximately 10:40 p.m., Rockford Police Officers were sent to a residence in the 1300 block of Jackson Street in reference to a possible home invasion. While investigating the home invasion, officers found 41-year-old … Continue reading →

Suspect attempted to carjack a woman on Perryville, after a brief foot chase police took him into custody

  On Thursday, October 13, 2016 at approximately 7:00 p.m., officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to a report of an attempted vehicle hijacking in the 3000 block of North Perryville Road. A female victim reported a white male … Continue reading →

4 People Arrested For Aggravated Battery, One Person In Critical Condition

SAMUEL E VALADEZ, 24 years old of Harvard, Illinois was charged with Aggravated Battery, great bodily harm, (class 3 felony). Valadez remains in the Boone County Jail with no bond. A class 3 felony is punishable by two (2) to … Continue reading →

Pitbull Attacks A Couple Of People, Man Shoots Pitbull And Is Arrested

      From the BPD: We wanted to update you on a case we are working on from overnight. We know some of you called in a report of shots fired near Elmwood/Robinsion Av. Additional tips led us to … Continue reading →

Armed Robbery In Rockford, Medical Requested For Victim

    Around 4:50 pm today police were dispatched to 3750 East State in reference to an armed robbery to a citizen. Medical was dispatched for the victim. No suspect information since the Rockford police are encrypted. UPDATE: Thanks to the … Continue reading →