Rockford Scanner™: Robbery Near Dekalb, Police Investigating

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Dekalb Police:  

A Robbery was reported in the 900 block of Ridge drive. Suspects are two male blacks last seen running southbound. A weapon was displayed. 

No other information is available 


Rockford Scanner™: RPD Working A Scene On The Eastside, Possible Robbery With Shots Fired

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Rockford Scanner source reporting the following:

“Heavy police presence on East State and Fair-view. Probably someone running on foot. Paddy wagon 2 or three under covers and 3 or 4 with lights on positioned”

Another sources said “Robbery with shots fired in the area of State and Fairview”

No other information, due to the encryption


Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling House Fire in Rockford



Sources reporting a house fire on the East side

It happened in the 1200 block of 9th ave around 4:45 am

Flames are showing, they believe the residence is occupied and people are inside.

When the RFD arrived, flames were showing. They located a dog on the first floor and are currently searching for people inside the burning house.

Still developing

UPDATE: People were inside he house, but are injured thanks to a citizen that was walking by and noticed the fire coming from the upstairs window and knocked on their door to notify the family. Estimated damage is approx. $10,000.00.  The RFD were able to quickly get the fire under control.


Rockford Scanner™: Amber Alert For Missing Girl, Parents Killed

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Jayme Closs (13 years)
Last seen Oct 15, 2018 in Barron, WI

On Monday, October 15, 2018 at 12:53AM, a 911 call was received from Barron, WI. Upon arrival law enforcement found 2 adults deceased, and their 13 year old daughter, Jayme Closs, missing, and is considered endangered. Anyone with information about her whereabouts or anyone that has contact with her is asked to contact the tipline at 1-855-744-3879.


Rockford Scanner™: MABAS Toned Out For A Structure Fire in Polo

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Sources reporting a structure fire in Polo earlier today.

It happened in the 600 block of Congress ave in Polo.

They toned out a MABAS to the box alarm and several area fire departments were responding to assist.

Unknown on injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation




Rockford Scanner™: Police Want to Talk To A Suspect Who Attempted To Pickup Schoolgirls This Morning

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Suspicious Vehicle Near Elementary School

Janesville: On 10/15/18 at 8:00 AM, four female elementary students from Van Buren School reported that an unidentified stranger had made verbal contact with them, from a passing vehicle, and had asked them if they needed a ride to school.

All four girls were walking west to school near the intersection of W. State St. and S. Oakhill Av. The four girls reported that they ran to an adult crossing guard, just south of this intersection, and reported the incident to school authorities.

School administration and police have contacted the girl’s parents.

The male was described:
M/W, dark hair, shadowed beard, late 20’s to mid-30’s, driving a dark colored gray or blue SUV. The vehicle left traveling west after the girls ran away.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to use P3 tips or call the Janesville Police non-emergency number at 757-2244.



Rockford Scanner™: Police Asking The Public To Help Locate A Subject, Have You Seen Him?

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The Beloit Police Department would like assistance in locating Antoine E Perkins to check on his welfare.

Perkins in 36 yoa, M/B, last seen wearing black shirt and sweatpants. He is on the Beloit area.

If anyone has information on his whereabouts please call 757-2244.

Sgt. Matthew Donovan

Rockford Scanner™: Two People Just Shot in Rockford

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UPDATE:  Police have arrested this man in connection to the double shooting. The suspects abandoned their vehicle near 11th st and 7th ave (The 2nd scene listed below) and police located the alleged suspects nearby. Police arrested 2 people, but have only released information on this one.

Sources reporting two people that were just shot in Rockford.

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Rockford Scanner™: Teen Arrested For Drinking Alcohol, After An Auto Accident

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On October 14, 2018 at 4:20 am the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office and the Rochelle ambulance responded to a single vehicle accident with injuries in front of 6377 S. Brooklyn rd.

The driver of the vehicle Jared A. Scarbrough, age 18, of Creston was treated and released at the scene.

After a further investigation Scarbrough was arrested for Unlawful Consumption of Alcohol as a minor and Failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Scarbrough was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was given an I-bond and a November court date.


Rockford Scanner™: Hazmat At A Scene in Rockford


Sources reporting the Hazmat team are working a scene on the East side.


There is an auto accident in the area of Mulford and E State.

A semi is involved in the accident. The 65 gallon saddle tank has been ruptured and is leaking fuel. The Hazmat team is helping to contain and stop the fuel leak. Police have the area shut down, so please avoid the area.



Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Vehicle Accident, Shuts Down A Busy Road. Still Developing.

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Sources reporting a multiple vehicle accident near Belvidere.

It happened in front of the State street animal clinic at 3335 US-20 BUS, Belvidere, IL

Three vehicles are reported to be involved.

Injuries are being reported.  Unknown on the severity of the injuries.

Three ambulances have been dispatched to the scene

They are shutting down traffic in the area

Still developing, Avoid the area.