Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Hits RS Fan, Then Flees

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RS Fan Mechelle Gagliano- Clark:

“Guy was possibly texting hit us pretty hard  (Rear ended) then we asked him to pull over to get out of the road we thought he may have been drinking!!! He took off!!! Please keep your eyes open for this car!!! Happened at Riverside and Forest Hills at 3:20 this afternoon Sunday Sept 23rd.. Thank you for sharing..”

She was able to snap a photo of the alleged suspect before they fled and called the LPPD right away







Rockford Scanner™: House Fire in Machesney park, Several Departments Responding



 

 

Just before 8 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding to a house fire in Machesney Park.

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Rockford Scanner™: Police working a scene at a auto parts store near Machesney Park

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Several sources were reporting a scene at the auto parts store on N. 2nd St. at  Oriely Auto Parts,  earlier today

Several officers had their guns drawn

It is not yet known exactly what happened the police have labeled the call as “other disorderly conduct”

In the past police have labeled shooting victims as other disorderly conduct calls. But we cannot confirm that is what happened at this scene.

All we can confirm is that there was a scene at the auto parts store and police labeled it as “other disorderly conduct”

 

 

 







Rockford Scanner™: Recap Of The Violent Police Calls In The Last 72 Hours

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Recent violent crime police calls

Weapons violation = Shots fired are labeled under this

In progress person: Shooting, Stabbing, Robbery, Kidnapping

 







Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle On Fire in Machesney Park, Several Units En Route



 

 

Around 4:20 pm today the NPFD were responding to a vehicle on fire.

It happened in the area of Zenith Parkway and Autumn Wood in Machesney Park.

Reports of a vehicle on fire near this location.

Unknown on injuries or the cause of the fire.

At the time of writing this, the NPFD were en route to the scene. And the HRFD were responding as mutual aid.

 

 








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™: Several fire departments En route to a house fire in Loves Park



 

Around 4:30 PM this afternoon, several area fire departments were dispatched for a structure fire in Loves Park.

A MABAS was toned out for a structure fire in the 4000 block of Kingsbury

a MABAS is mutual aid from local fire departments

At the time of writing this it was not yet known if the fire was valid. Several fire departments are in route to the scene. Still developing

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Water Rescue at Rock Cut State Park

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This afternoon several emergency personnel were responding to a water rescue in Loves Park.

The water rescue happened at Rock Cut State Park

A canoe with three victims inside tipped over on Pierce Lake and all three subjects are in the water.

All three victims were able to successfully make it to the shoreline and are reported to be safe.

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Serious Motorcycle Accident In Rockford, Avoid The Area

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UPDATE: Sources say the motorcyclists is in stable condition.


Around 1 am this morning, several emergency personnel were dispatched for a serious motorcycle accident in Rockford. 

It happened on N Second st, south of Spring Creek in the southbound lanes. 

Police have the roadway blocked off southbound. 

Injuries were being reported.  Sounds like the injuries might be serious , but not confirmed. 

Still developing. Avoid the area

Check back later for updates

Dash Camera Video by RS FAN

 








Rockford Scanner™: Motorcycle Accident in Machesney Park, Child Possibly Involved

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Around 3 pm today several emergency personnel were responding to a motorcycle accident with injuries.

It happened in Machesney park, in the area of Creekway Lane and Terrange Trail.

A man on a motorcycle, has crashed near this intersection.

Sounds like a child may have also been on the motorcycle

Injuries were reported.

Avoid the area.

 

 








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™: Shots Fired Out At Rock Cut State Park, Still Developing



UPDATE: Officers said after investigating, it was determined that shots were not fired in the area. And the person who was reporting it (was 10-96), heard a water bottle in a bonfire nearby and thought it was shots fired. Police are now back in service.

 


Sources are reporting shots fired out at Rock Cut State Park just before 11 PM tonight. Shots were fired in the area of the campground at Rock Cut State Park. 

No injuries were reported. 

Possible suspect vehicle is a black truck. 

Several officers are en route. 

Still developing. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Scene At A Loves Park Business

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UPDATE: It was an accident, unknown on injuries.


Sources are reporting a large police presence at a Loves Park business. It happened approx. 9:15 pm tonight. 

Reports of a large police scene at Walgreens on Riverside and North 2nd. At least 5 or more Loves Park police cars on scene.

Unknown what happened at the time of posting this. 

We will update this, as more information becomes available 

Still developing

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Couple Of Violent Crimes Reported In Rockford This Afternoon

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Sources are reporting a couple of violent crimes that happened in Rockford area today.  

  • Around 7:30 am there was an “In Progress Property: Home invasion, etc…” near the 300 block of Mclain ave
  • Around 12:30 pm today there was an “In Progress Person: Shooting, Stabbing, etc…”  in the 1400 block of Andrews 
  • Shots rang out in the area of the 2400 block of New Haven ct around 3 pm today. 
  • An attempted armed robbery in the 500 block of E Jefferson around 1:30 pm

 

Note: No map on this article, due to many locations posted above.

 








Rockford Scanner™: Weekend Violence Recap, 72 Hour Police Calls

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Weekend Violence Recap, 72 Hour Police Calls 

Note: In progress person is a shooting, stabbing, robbery according to the local police.

Weapons violation is how the local police label their shots fired calls, according to the local police.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: It was once again a violent night in Rockford last night.  At least two shooting victims, several shots fired and several robberies



 

It was once again a violent night in Rockford area last night. 

At least two shooting victims, several shots fired and several robberies. 

A shooting victim at Mercy Hospital. Unknown if it happened at the hospital or the victim was brought there.
The shooting victim was at the Mercy Hospital around 12:40 am. 

Another shooting victim in the 2400 block of N Bell School rd 

Numerous shots fired incidents: 

  • Main and Whitman
  • Westgate Parkway 
  • Cameron ave
  • Mcfarland rd
  • Crosby st
  • Huffman blvd
  • Acorn st
  • N Main 
  •  5th ave

Robberies at the following locations: 

  • Sun Valley Terrace
  • Westgate Parkway
  • Mcfarland
  • N Court 
  • Vincent ave

No suspect information on any of these violent crimes, due to the encryption.

It is safe to assume the suspects got away and are out committing more violent crimes……


 

 

Update: After posting this, the RPD did release the following:
On Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 at approximately 7:21 p.m. Rockford Police responded to the area of 1600 5th Ave. for several calls of shots fired. Upon arrival Officers discovered an outbuilding to a residence which had been struck by gunfire while citizens were nearby. No one was struck by gunfire and no injuries were reported.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department @ (815) 966-2900 or the Rockford Area Crime Stoppers (815) 963-7867.








Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries, Three Vehicles Involved

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UPDATE: 2nd ambulance dispatched to the scene

 

 Around 10 am this morning several emergency personnel were responding to an accident with injuries. 

It happened at the intersection of E Riverside and Mulford. 

Three vehicles are reported to be involved. 

Injuries were being reported, an ambulance is en route. 

This accident is causing traffic delays, avoid the area