Rockford Scanner™: HRFD Welcomes Their Newest Paramedic

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HRFD: Congratulation to our newest Paramedic Pedro Villasenor. Pedro has worked hard to earned the title of paramedic. I have the utmost confidence in his skills, knowledge, and know that his commitment to patient care and those he comes in contact with, will meet if not exceed what I and the public expect from Harlem Roscoe Fire.
Chief Shoevlin

Rockford Scanner Note: Congratulations to Mr. Villasenor!

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Medical Incident Inside A Vehicle in Rockford

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Just before 3:30 pm today, Sources reporting a man having a possible heart attack or a medical incident in area of Spring Creek and Parkview in a Grey Hyundai.

Unknown on the victims condition. Emergency personnel are on scene.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Another violent night and weekend in the city of Rockford

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it was another violent night in the city of Rockford

Below are just a couple of the violent crime police calls.

In progress person:Shooting, Stabbing, Robbery, Kidnapping & In Progress Property: Home invasion, burglary

Weapons violations/Shots Fired:

Below are the medical assist calls. As you know the local police label some major violent crimes such as murders,  as medical assist. not all of these medical assistants are violent crimes but is safe to assume some of them might be because of the previous actions and labeling from the local police.

 

 

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Double Overdose Victims In Rockford

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Around 3 am this morning several emergency personnel were responding to a double overdose call.

Two people have overdosed on Greenview ave.

It was not known what the two victims had overdosed on.

Emergency personnel were doing life saving measures on the victims.

No other information at this time.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Man Possibly Electrocuted at a Rockford Construction Site, CPR Performed

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Sources reporting a man was possibly electrocuted at a Rockford constuction site early this morning.

It happened in the area on S Main and Cedar, the construction area.

A man was reported to have been electrocuted.

CPR was in progress (Unknown if the man survived)

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Violent Crime Call Recap, Another Violent Last Few Days In Rockford & Winnebago County

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Editors Note: We are now including the medical assists and information for police calls. Local police have been coding violent crimes, under these codes. Example: Rockford’s last few murders have been coded medical assists.


 








Rockford Scanner™: Dead Body Found In Rockford, Police Working A “Medical Assist”

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UPDATE: Winnebago County Coroner says the victim is 36-year-old Jennifer Lewis of Rockford. She passed away from blunt force trauma.

RPD has yet to release suspect information.


Sources are reporting a lot of police and crime scene and crime scene tape on the East side.

Reports of a body found.

It happened in the area of 10th and 9th st.

RPD is saying this is a “medical assist” call.

Sources are reporting a woman was beaten to death, but not yet confirmed.

Still developing

SUSPICIOUS DEATH: On Tuesday, September 11, 2018 shortly after 8:00 a.m., Rockford Police officers were called for a medical assist involving an unresponsive female at an apartment in the 900 block of 10th Avenue. Upon arrival, officers located the body of a 36-year-old female who was deceased. The incident is being treated as a suspicious death. Detectives from the Violent Crime Unit are conducting a follow up investigation. No further details are being released at this time.








Rockford Scanner™: Several Emergency personnel Working A Scene At Martin park in Loves Park

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Approx.  5 pm today several police officers from the Loves Park Police, Rockford Park District and also 2 ambulances from Metro were on scene at Martin Park in Loves Park.

That is the park along the Rock River, south of Riverside Bridge.

The emergency personnel were searching two individuals in a White vehicle that was parked along the playground area.

At the time of writing this, it was not yet known what happened due to the encryption.

As of right now, police labeled the call as “Information for police”

As soon as we know more information, we will update this.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Local Police K-9 Saves A Suicidal Teenagers Life Earlier Today Near Rockton

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On August 24, 2018 at 8:49 am Deputies were dispatched to the 14000 block of South Bluff Rd for a 16 year old suicidal subject who had last been seen walking in this area.

Deputy Metzler and K9 Cliff responded to the call. Cliff located a track which led into the Norman Jensen Forest Preserve. After a mile long track, Deputy Metzler and Cliff located the suicidal subject.

The juvenile suffered minor self-inflicted wounds.

Rockton Fire administered first aid and transported the juvenile for medical treatment.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Man Stung By Numerous Bees



 

 

Just before 2 pm today, the RFD were responding to a be sting call. 

There is a man that was stung with approx. 40 bees, On 6th st. 

There have been a couple of these calls over the last month in the area. 

People being stung by numerous bees. 

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Ambulances For An Over Dose Call, Possible Multiple Victims

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Around 10:40 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were responding to an Over Dose call in Rockford. It happened in the area of Biltmore Chase in Rockford.

There is an Over Dose call there.

Two ambulances have been dispatched.

Unknown if the 2nd ambulance is for just one victim and assisting.

Or if there is a 2nd Over Dose victim a the scene.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into a House & Causes a Major Gas Leak, Residents Evacuated

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Around 930 this morning a vehicle crashed into a house in the 5600 block of S. Central Rd. in Ogle County.

 The accident caused a major gas leak and officials had evacuated the area.

 Officials told residents to avoid the areas of Center road and Flagg

As of 11 AM they were still not able to get the leak under control and opened up the local fire station for the residents that were evacuated.

Just before 1 PM they were able to get the situation under control and the residents were able to go back to their houses.

 








Rockford Scanner™: Woman Stabbed Over 30 times During Robbery In Rockford

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Several sources reporting a woman was robbed this morning in Rockford.

During the robbery, the suspects stabbed the victim over 30 times.

It took police almost an hour to arrive on scene after being called several times.

We tried to get a statement from RPD,  they said no comment.

RPD call log shows this as a medical assist.

 








Rockford Scanner™: Standoff In Rockford, Possible Sexual Assault

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UPDATE: Around 7:15 pm, Police say the house was unoccupied. 

Just before 7 pm, they said there was a person in custody and had medical issue. 

See below. 

 


This afternoon an armed man was holding the Rockford Police at bay during a standoff on the East Side. 

It happened in the area of the 2700 block of Guilford  

Details are minimal.  

Just before 7 pm, they said a person was in custody and having a medical issue. 

Unknown if it is the suspect or a victim. 

Unknown if it is related, but there was a sexual assault being reported as well. 

Still developing. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Woman Lost At Rock Cut State Park

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Details are minimal due to the encryption. 

There is a female who is a diabetic, that is lost out at Rock Cut State Park. 

No description or other information, due to the encryption. 

Still developing

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Homeowners Shoot At Home Invasion Suspect in Rockford

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Around 2 am this morning, several sources were reporting a large police presence at a scene.

Several emergency personnel were responding to an attempted home invasion in Rockford. It happened on Canon, near Harrison. 

The homeowner fired their gun at the alleged suspect. Also the homeowners dog went after the suspect.

The suspect is a Hispanic male, last seen on foot.