Rockford Scanner™: Hit & Run In Rockford


Sources are reporting a hit and run accident in Rockford. 

It happened near Church and King.

We have been told there were injuries, and that the injuries are believed to be non life threatening.  The police have not released any information on the hit and run accident or any suspect information.

RS Source


Rockford Scanner™: Violent Home Invasion in Rockford


Sources are reporting a violent home invasion in Rockford. 

It happened around 2 am in the 2100 block of N Court st.

Reports are saying there was a violent home invasion near this location. The suspects reported to have broken into the residence and beat the residents and then robbed them. Then fled the scene on foot. Alleged suspect information is 3 black males wearing dark clothing. One was armed with a handgun.

RPD has not confirmed this or released any information on it. RPD did have a call at that location around that time in their call logs, as a in progress property.



Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Investigation Another Shooting Incident


Sources are reporting they heard several gunshots that fired in the area of the 500 block of South ave just after 7:30 pm tonight.  Several shots were heard. No reports of injuries or property damage. No suspect information. 






The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 3 AM to 3 PM CDT Tuesday.

* TIMING…Late tonight through mid-afternoon Tuesday.

* WINDS…From the west-southwest gusting up to 45 to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS…Gusty winds will likely blow around unsecured objects
and create travel difficulties for high profile vehicles,
especially on north south roads. Tree limbs could be blown down
and a few power outages may result.


A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph and/or wind
gusts of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult…especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra


Rockford Scanner™: 2 Beautiful Dogs Have Come Up Missing In Rockford


  • Loui was LOST on October 21, 2019 in Rockford, IL 61109 near 16th st and Reed Ave. 2yr old Frenchie bulldog. Black with brownish spots on its body. Goes by the name loui. Very friendly does not bite. Please return if found! A $500 reward will be given.
  • His name is Champ he got out of our yard on Fri 10-18 around 8pm around N.main and Auburn area he’s a White and Brindle Pitbull. Very well mannered loves our kids and such a sweet boy. Here is his picture and hopefully you can help we really miss him so much.


Rockford Scanner™: Serious automobile accident in Loves Park with possible entrapment


Sources are reporting a bad automobile accident in Loves Park.

It happened approximately 2:20 PM today in the area of Windsor and Nimtz.

Reports of a serious automobile accident with injuries and possible entrapment. This is still developing please avoid the area.

Update: 2 vehicles involved. Moderate damage. No entrapment. Additional ambulances requested to the scene.


Rockford Scanner™: Truck Slams Into A Pole in Rockford

Sources are reporting an accident in Rockford. 

It happened this afternoon near Morgan and Winnebago.

A truck has slammed into a nearby pole.

Unknown on injuries. the cause of the accident is under investigation.


Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries, Causing Major Traffic Delays


Sources are reporting an accident with injuries. 

It happened in the area of E State and Mulford around 11:45 am.

A black tahoe and a gray saturn have crashed in the middle of the intersection.  Injuries were being reported. Possible non life threatening injuries. The accident is causing major traffic delays in the area.

Video by RS source


Rockford Scanner™: 2 Different Accidents, Avoid The Area


Around 10:50 am this morning several emergency personnel were on scene of 2 different accidents on I-90.

  • I-90 in the WB lanes at mile marker 7, an elderly man has hit the median. Traffic is backed up. 
  • There is also another accident on  I-90 near West ln that involves 2 vehicles. 

Both scenes were reporting injuries. 


Rockford Scanner™: Person Electrocuted At A Machesney park Business


Sources are reporting a person has been electrocuted at a Machesney park business. 

It happened around 10:40 am this morning at Curtis Metal Finishing in the 9900 block of North Alpine in Machesney Park.

No other information at this time.

Several emergency personnel are on scene.