Rockford Scanner®: Man Arrested After Burglarizing A Local Store And Fleeing From police

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Sources reporting a man has been arrested after burglarizing a Rockford business.

Police were able to catch a man burglarizing the Jasmine Pantry in the 2600 block of Kilburn, as he fled the store around 3:40 am.

He tried to run from police, but the police were in hot pursuit and caught him in the area of Collins and Kilburn.

RPD said the man was Anthony Craig and was charged with Burglary, Criminal Damage to Property, and Resisting a Police Officer.




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Rockford Scanner®: Police Asking For Your Help Identifying A Burglary Suspect

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The Beloit Police would like help identifying a subject involved in a Burglary to the Piggly Wiggly case number BE1845299. The subject is a 30-40 year old M/W, bald on top with dark hair around the sides of his head, wearing a big puffy gray colored 3/4 length winter jacket, tan pants with white marks on the back of the right leg, and white tennis shoes. A photo is attached of the subject. Anyone with information on who or where this subject is please call the non emergency number 608-757-2244.

Thank You,
Sergeant Matthew Donovan


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Rockford Scanner™: Recent Violent Crime Police Calls In Rockford & Surrounding Areas

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Police have labeled shooting victims, deaths, stabbing victims, etc.. as medical assists in the past. So we post all the medical assist calls now as well.

Rockford Scanner™: Local Police Asking For Your Help Locating A Burglary Suspect

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SBPD: The South Beloit Police Department is investigating a garage burglary in the 800 block of Roscoe Avenue where the tires and rims shown in this picture were stolen on the evening of October 30th. If you know of someone who recently obtained four rims and tires such as these please contact us or Crime Stoppers


Rockford Scanner™: Home Invasion in Loves Park & Weapons Violation in Rockford

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Police confirming the following:

In progress property: Home Invasion/Burglary at 7609 Buffalo Grove rd in Loves Park around 3:40 am this morning.

Weapons violation near 3411 Wesleyan ave in Rockford.

No other information was provided. No suspect information, due to the encryption.


Rockford Scanner™: Several Burglaries Reported In The Area

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Source reporting a burglary to a vehicle.
Note: Sources reporting several vehicles were burglarized recently in the Rockford and Belvidere areas

Watch the video of the suspect burglarizing one of the vehicles on our facebook page


This video was taken from a home security system near Northwood Dr. If you have information on this burglary,  call Detective Kozlowski at Belvidere Police department with any info.

Rockford Scanner™: Recap of yesterdays violence in Rockford & Winnebago County

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crime recap


Recap of yesterdays violence

Weapons Violations 

  • Kishwaukee and Gregory 
  • 1000 block of 16th ave

Note: There are numerous “Medical Assist” calls.  Those include OD’s, Dead bodies, and medical related calls. 

In Progress Person 
Police have labeled Shootings, Stabbings, Robberies, Kidnappings, Deaths as “In Progress Person”

  • 540 N Court 
  • 1015 Charles st 

In Progress Property
Home invasion or Burglaries 

  • 1630 N Alpine 
  • 3300 Airport Drive

Aggravated Assault 

  • 1432 Nelson 
  • 1720 10th st

Strong Armed Robbery at Broadway and 14th 



Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Break Into A Church, Vandalize Church & Steal Items

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On Sunday 10-21-18 the Rochelle Police Department responded to the First Presbyterian Church, located at 1100 Calvin Road, reference a burglary.

Upon arrival officers located the point of entry, and several areas of damage within the building. The offenders stole an I-pad from an office area.

The Illinois State Police Crime Scene Unit processed the scene for trace evidence.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to call the Ogle-Lee Crime Stoppers at 1-888-228-4488. Rewards of up to $1000.00 are paid for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the offenders.



Rockford Scanner™: “Medical Assists” on the Rise, Violent Crime Calls In Rockford And Winnebago County

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In the past, police labeled shootings, robberies, stabbings, kidnappings, deaths, as “In Progress Person”

In the past, police have labeled shooting victims, deaths, home invasions as “Medical Assists”

Police call logs, As of 11 pm Sunday night

Rockford Scanner™: Burglary Suspect Arrested, Burglary 2 counts, Theft 2 counts, Fraudulent use of a credit card 5 counts

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Update: On 10-9-18 at 11:57 PM Beloit Police had contact with a subject matching the description in the photos released earlier and contacted the Janesville Police Department. The subject was identified as Jeffrey M. Taylor age 37 of Evansville. During the follow up investigation Taylor admitted to numerous crimes including the two in Janesville. Taylor was arrested and is currently at the Rock Co. Jail waiting an initial appearance in court.

Charges: 943.10(1)(a) – Burglary 2 counts
943.20(1)(a) – Theft 2 counts
943.41(5)(a) – Fraudulent use of a credit card 5 counts

Pursuant to the directive of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, as found in Supreme Court Rule 20:3:6 Trial Publicity, you are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Original Message: The Janesville Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a person of interest in two reported burglaries on Janesville’s east side. In both cases the burglaries occurred during the night while the homeowners were asleep and entry to the homes was through unlocked doors. Wallets and purses were stolen. Shortly after the burglaries, stolen credit cards were used at Walmart. Even though these two incidents are three days apart, the suspect is wearing the same clothing. Residents are urged to lock all doors at night, keep exterior lights on, and call if they recognize this individual.

Anyone having information about this crime or any other crime is encouraged to contact:
-Janesville Police Department at 755-3100



Rockford Scanner™: Violent Crime Recap In The Last 72 Hours

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Violent Crime Recap In The Last 72 Hours

Police have labeled murders, shootings, etc… as “Medical assists” in the past.

“In progress person” are shootings, robberies, stabbings, kidnappings, and murders. via past entries from the police

Winnebago County Area.   Rockford area was above. The rest of Winnebago County is below

Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Shoot & Kill Dog During A Warrant Check

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DOG BITES OFFICER: On Tuesday, October 2, 2018 shortly before 10:30 a.m., Rockford Police officers went to a residence in the 500 block of Michigan Avenue for a warrant check. Upon arrival, the suspect, identified as 37-year-old Robert Eviston, attempted to flee and a struggle ensued between him and the officers.

After Eviston was taken into custody, his dog attacked one of the officers. The dog bit the officer multiple times on both arms and upper body. The dog was subsequently shot to prevent further attack, and it died.

The injured officer was taken to a local hospital with significant, but non-life-threatening wounds. Eviston was also transported to the hospital for injuries he claimed happened during the arrest. While at the hospital, Eviston battered a nurse, tried to run out of the hospital and fought with officers.

The Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office reviewed the case and authorized the below listed charges.

Robert Eviston, 37, Rockford: Possession of Stolen Property (Warrant), Resisting Police (2 countS), Escape, and Aggravated Battery

Eviston was lodged in the Winnebago County Jail. The charges against Eviston are merely accusations. He is considered innocent unless proven guilty in court

Rockford Scanner™: Local Police Asking The Public For Help Identifying A Suspect

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The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public’s help in identifying this suspect in a Residential Burglary.

Please call 815-319-6300 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867



Rockford Scanner™: Vandal Suspect Arrested, Dances On Table In His Underwear In The Rockford Police Interview Room

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WTVO said: After his arrest, police say Damm danced on the table in the police interview room, stacked chairs and furnishings, and stripped down to his underwear, before being restrained.
WATCH INTERVIEW: “I think it’s great,” vandalism suspect Timothy Damm told reporter Brittany Toolis about the spray painted graffiti on the Winnebago County Republican Headquarters on Sunday morning.



Rockford Scanner™: Three Juveniles Arrested For Burglarizing Several Vehicles, Released to Their Parents

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VEHICLE BURGLARIES: On Friday, September 21, 2018, at approximately 1:00 a.m., Rockford Police officers responded to the area of 5th Avenue and 11th Street for three juveniles burglarizing vehicles.

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