Heavy Police Presence/Possible Raid In Rockford


Around 3 pm today several Rockford Scanner fans have contacted us and said there is a heavy police presence near 12th st and 10th ave. This is a possible raid.

Rockford Police are encrypted. And they have not released any information.

Another Man Arrested For Shooting Gun in Rockford


On October 1, 2016, members of the Rockford Specialized Community Oriented Police Enforcement team went to the area of 1200 12th Avenue to investigate a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, they observed several subjects standing in a driveway in the 1200 block of 12th Avenue. As officers approached the group, they observed a subject, later identified as 18-year-old Rockford resident Daniel Herrera, walk away from the group and discard a handgun. Officers subsequently arrested Herrera and recovered the firearm. Spent shell casings were also located in the driveway. Herrera was charged with the following offenses:
Reckless Discharge of a Firearm
Unlawful Use of a Weapon
No FOID card
Herrera was lodged in the Winnebago County Jail.A photo of Herrera is attached.
No further information is available for release at this time.
All charges are merely allegations and parties are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty in a court of law.


Automobile Accident With Injuries in Rockford

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RS Fan said an officer squad car was hit . 

Just before 8 PM several emergency personnel were dispatched to East State Street and 12th St. initial scanner traffic is saying there’s an automobile accident near this location and injuries are being reported at the time of dispatch. Please avoid the area or expect delays



Truck Crashes Into A Ravine, Unknown On injuries



Around 5:38 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Freeport and Pecatonica rd. Scanner traffic is saying a pickup truck has crashed into the nearby ravine. Unknown on injuries at the time of dispatch. Several emergency personnel are en route.