Police Arrest Suspect For Burglary in Rockford

On Thursday, October 27, 2016 at approximately 2:10 a.m., Rockford Police officers responded to a residential alarm in the 3000 block of Lapey Street. Upon arrival, officers located a door to a detached garage partially open, with the garage lights … Continue reading →

RS Fans Reporting Scene, Possible Burglary Suspects In Custody

    On Monday October 24, 2016, Rockford Officers were dispatched to JP Fashions at 342 College Avenue just after midnight in response to suspicious persons outside the closed store. As officers were responding, an alarm was received for the … Continue reading →

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 →

Crime scene unit requested for a lot of stolen property recovered in Machesney Park

Around 2 AM. Scanner traffic is saying officers have recovered a lot of stolen property.  The officer said multiple burglaries happened in the general area of Evans Avenue in Machesney Park.  They also requested the crime scene unit. They are … Continue reading →

Home Invasion in Rockford, Local Tattoo Shop Owner Is The Victim

On 10/6/16 at around 0250 hrs Rockford Police responded to a home invasion that occurred in the 2300 block of Anderson St. The victims reported that up to 6 suspects forced their way into the home. Some of the suspects … Continue reading →

Suspect Arrested In Several Retirement Home Burglaries

  On September 29, 2016 the Rockford Police Department asked the community for their assistance in identifying a white male who was the suspect in several burglaries that occurred at area retirement homes between September 15, 2016 and September 27, … Continue reading →