Rockford Scanner™: Found Dog in Machesney park


I found this small white or tan dog on Ashdown Drive and Elm Avenue in Machesney Park. He is looking for his mommy. Is there any way you can post this on your website as I know many people use it often.

My name is Lori Shoemaker


Rockford Scanner™: Police Shoot A Dog During A Raid in Rockford


Sources are reporting the local police shot and killed a dog, during a raid. It happened Thursday in the 1200 block of Ashland. 

At least one dog was shot, unconfirmed reports are saying 2 dogs. Unconfirmed reports said the dog has died. They were reported to be in a confined area, when the police shot the dog. 

The source said as soon as the police opened the door to the vehicle to conduct the raid, they shot the dog(s) immediately after opening the door to the vehicle. And were not yet even on the property, when the shots were fired. 

Unknown why the police conducted the raid.
(Possibly drugs, but not confirmed) 

One person was in handcuffs.

Source who sent us the video, provided some info in the video. Watch it below. 

  Local police have yet to release any information.
(Had to bold this, because some people don’t read. The information that is posted above, is provided by a source. We can only run the info. that IS provided to us. Police have yet to release information, if they do, we will update this) 

Video by RS Source


Rockford Scanner™: Found This Beauty, Do You Know The Owner?


Heather Giamalva sent us the following: 
We found this cutie on skyline drive in Rockford No collar but walked right up to us but is scared. Contact If no contact soon we will have to contact animal service.


Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Rescue A Cat

 Ladder 2 and Engine 11 rescued Angie, the cat, who became trapped behind a wall at 3000 7th Street.

Crews worked with the owners to remove siding and cut concrete to remove this very scared and hungry cat!‬


Rockford Scanner™: Fan Found 2 Dogs On The East Side

Caly Jiles said:

“Hi I found these two dogs actually they found me on 28th St. and 12th Ave. right behind east high school one of them has a tag but it’s not activated and they keep following me if you could please post their picture so I can try to find their owner thank you very much”


Rockford Scanner™: Lost Service Dog, Have You Seen Him?


Chris sent us the following: “My aunt penny’s service dog nico, wandered off around 11PM Friday night, he is just over a year old, Siberian husky. Has a chain collar . Missing from stillman valley area. (wildwood rd ) in or around the Crest view area. I have attached a picture of nico..please if you see him call Chris, my number is 7792080784.. nico is very friendly and will not bite, please if you see him let me know asap.”


Rockford Scanner™: Caught On Camera: Rockford Police Rescue A Deer


Sources are reporting the Rockford Police have rescued a deer. It happened Tuesday night at 2311 23rd Ave. 

A source was driving by and noticed the deer in distress and was stuck.
They called the local police and they came out to the scene and were able to successfully rescue the deer.

The deer was not injured and walked away from the scene.

Video by Kat


Rockford Scanner™: Found: Is this your dog?


James James:
“Would you please be able to post a picture of a found dog? My little brother was walking home and a dog following him.Very good dog has basic training and seems to be from a very loving family contact me directly if it is your dog it came with a collar and you will have to tell me the color of the collar and gender of the dog it has water and is safe until we can find it’s owner it is being kept in a fenced in yard currently as well and it will be fed.”


Rockford Scanner™: Found Dog in Boone County


Shawn Fuit: “Can you please post about a dog I found on Thursday june 6th about 2:30 pm he is a Belgian malinois found on corner of E Hurlbut ave and Gardner st in Belvidere I know you are Rockford scanner but know alot of people from around here are on the page thank you not sure if dumped or ran away”