Suspect Arrested in Attempted Robbery at Dunkin Donuts

Arrested: Steven A Megis Jr. Age: 31 Charge: Attempted Armed Robbery On November 3, 2014 the Janesville Police Department responded to a report of an attempted armed robbery that occurred at Dunkin Donuts, 1905 Center Ave. (see below for original … Continue reading

Accident With Injuries Near S. Beloit

From our friends at Beloit Scanner: SBFD going to the intersection of Prairie Hill and Blackhawk Blvd for an MVA with extrication needed, possible broken hip. One vehicle in the ditch. … Continue reading

Snow Emergency Declared

The City of Janesville has declared a snow emergency for November 24 beginning at 5:00 p.m. A snow emergency means that all parked vehicles must be removed from city streets and public parking lots until snow plowing operations are complete. … Continue reading

Serious Shooting Incident Near Beloit

Around 12:30 pm today, several emergency personnel responded to the 1200 block of Copeland in Beloit. There was a shooting victim at this location. Injuries are life threatening, possible fatal. No suspect information at the time of writing this. Check … Continue reading

Officer Hit & Injured During Icy Road Conditions

From our friends at Beloit Scanner: Overnight last night, around 2:24 am:  TBPD was blocking the Newark bridge due to how icy it was. One of the squads was hit by another vehicle injuring the officer. This happen at the … Continue reading

Multiple Vehicles In The Ditch All Over The Area

Below is just a few of the accidents we have heard on the scanner in the last hour. Please be VERY CAREFUL if you need to drive. We highly advise everyone to stay inside. Salt trucks are out salting. If … Continue reading

Alcohol Enforcement scheduled for November 21st and 22nd

Beloit Police Department will intensify its traffic safety enforcement November 21st and 22nd, 2014 Beloit Police Officers will be working under an Alcohol Saturation Grant, provided by the State of WI, to combat drunken driving and increase safety belt use. … Continue reading

Residential Fire In Rock County

From our friends at Beloit Scanner: Around 5:50 pm tonight, the RCSO TBFD Orfordville going to the 12000 block of county K for a possible house fire. Everyone is out of the residence. … Continue reading

Strong Armed Robbery In Janesville

From our friends at Beloit Scanner: Overnight around 1am JPD had a robbery at Bad Brads Bar on Rockport. A w/m wearing a light gray shirt grabbed a wallet out of the callers hand in the parking lot and then took … Continue reading

SWAT Team Assist With Serving Warrant, Suspect In Custody

UPDATE: On Wednesday, September 3, 2014, eleven storage units on Forest Hills Rd., and on Windsor Rd., in Loves Park, were burglarized. A photo of a truck used during the burglary was published & thanks to community response, a lead … Continue reading

Casualty Care in the Classroom

On Wednesday, November 19th, representatives from the Janesville Police and Fire departments, the Janesville School District, Mercy Health System, the Janesville Police Explorer Post 500, and the Janesville Fire Explorer Post will provide training to nearly 300 school staff at … Continue reading

Suspects Steal Several BB Guns From Retail Store

Around 2:20 pm today, officers in the Rockton area, were responding to Walmart in reference to a retail theft call. Scanner traffic is saying some suspects stole several BB guns from the store and was able to evade the loss prevention … Continue reading

Structure Fire In Rock County

From our friends at Beloit Scanner:  Around 7 pm tonight, the TBFD were going to the 2900 block of Lilac, for a garage fire. When the fire department arrived on scene, they said smoke was showing from the residence. No other … Continue reading

One Person Injured In House Fire Near Beloit

From our friends at Beloit Scanner: Around 12:30 pm today, the TBFD are going to the 800 block of Homeland for a possible house fire. Initial reports of a female with burns to her hand, that was from a kitchen fire. … Continue reading