Rockford Scanner™: Contraband in a Penal Institution

Contraband in a Penal Institution

On 04/21/19 at approximately 5 p.m., Deputies arrested Daniel Diehl, age 23 of Polo, for an outstanding Ogle County warrant.

Diehl was subsequently charged with Bringing Contraband into a Penal Institution.

Diehl was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.


Rockford Scanner™: Man arrested for 7th offense OWI

Janesville resident arrested for 7th offense OWI.

On 4/23/19 at 1:56 AM Officer Danielson stopped Mark A. Matteson in the area of W. Delevan Drive and S. Academy Street for a traffic violation.

Matteson displayed signs impairment, and failed standardized field sobriety testing. Matteson was arrested for operating while intoxicated 7th offense, and held at the Rock County Jail.

Mark A. Matteson
Male 53 years of age
Janesville resident

Operating while Intoxicated 7th Offense (Felony)
Bail jumping (Felony)

Pursuant to the directive of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, as found in Supreme Court Rule 20:3:6 Trial Publicity, you are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired, Possibly Occupied Vehicle That Is Fully Engulfed

Sources are reporting a fully engulfed vehicle in Rockford

It happened around 12:30 am this morning in the area of the 1100 block of Sherman ave.

Sources said several gunshots were fired just prior to the fire, the shots were believed to be coming from inside the vehicle.

They believed the vehicle is occupied with at least one person.

The vehicle is fully engulfed in the roadway.

It is described as a Black 2007 utility that comes back to an address on Park Terrace.

Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: Another Vehicle Flees From Police in Rockford, Gets Away

Sources are reporting a vehicle that fled from police in Rockford.

It happened near Michigan and Ivy terrace just before 11 pm tonight.
Suspect vehicle is a Silver 2009 Saturn Sedan with a plate number of AZ45380 that comes back to an address 1400 block of Iris ave.

Last seen on Clover.


Rockford Scanner™: High Speed police Chase on The East Side

Sources are reporting a police chase on the East side.

This is still ongoing, so the locations might vary.

Last location we were told the suspects were at, was near Kishwaukee and the Rockford Airport area. Numerous police officers are chasing the vehicle.

It is not yet known why they are chasing the suspects.
Sources have told us the suspects were wanted in a shooting incident, but not confirmed.

Still developing.

Video by RS Source


Rockford Scanner™: Serious Motorcycle Accident in Rockford

Sources are reporting a serious motorcycle accident in Rockford.

It happened around 9 pm in the area of Willard and Blaisdahl.

At least one person is injured and sources said the injuries might be life threatening.

Avoid the area. The cause of the accident is under investigation.


Rockford Scanner™: Bad Accident in Loves Park, Avoid The Area

Sources are reporting a bad accident in Loves Park.

It happened around 5:30 pm near the Rockford Speedway.

Reports of 2 vehicles involved and they are both heavily damaged.

Injuries are being reported, one person is laying in the grass area.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

RS Source


Rockford Scanner™: DEATH INVESTIGATION: Police investigating A Suspicious Death in Rockford


Police investigating A Suspicious Death in Rockford

Sources are reporting a suspicious death in Rockford.

It happened overnight around 12:30 am near Newburg and Mulford.

Reports of a person who passed away. Police said it was under suspicious circumstances. No other details were available.

Check back later for possible updates.


Rockford Scanner™: RPD Investigating Another Robbery Call in Rockford

Sources are reporting another robbery in Rockford.

This one happened around 2 pm today near Flintridge in Rockford.

We been told the victim was injured during the incident, unknown on the severity of the injuries at this time.

No suspect information.


Rockford Scanner™: Chance For Strong Thunderstorms Later Today

An isolated severe storm possible over the next few hours into NW IL, with watch issuance unlikely. If a severe storm occurs in Lee, Ogle or Winnebago, main threat would be hail and damaging wind gusts

Isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening, basically west of a line from Streator to Aurora to Lake Villa. This is the area that appears to have the greatest risk of a strong to possibly severe thunderstorm or two. As storms move eastward this evening, look for a weakening trend with a much lower risk of thunderstorms south and east of I-55 and into northwest Indiana.