Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Incident Just Happened, Police Investigating


Sources are reporting a shooting incident that just happened.

It happened a little bit ago near Arthur and Furman

Suspect is in a Red Pontiac Grand Am 4 door,
Last seen southbound on Furman

No other information at this time.



Rockford Scanner™: People fighting at an accident scene


Sources are reporting a scene in Rockford.

It happened around 5:30 PM near Arthur and Shelly.

Reports of and accident and people fighting.

Multiple injuries are being reported.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries.

No other information.



Rockford Scanner™: Police Investigating Another Robbery in Rockford, Possible Injuries

Sources are reporting another robbery in Rockford.

Sources are reporting a strong armed robbery that happened around 4 am in the area of Arthur and Avon.

We been told there were injuries, but it is not yet confirmed.

Sources said the possible suspect was in a stolen BMW, but RPD will not confirm this either.

All we can confirm right now, is there was a strong armed robbery at Avon and Arthur around 4am.

We are awaiting to hear back from the RPD.


Rockford Scanner™: Auto Accident in Rockford, Citizens Want A Stop Sign At The Intersection



Sources reporting another accident.

This was a hit and run accident, unknown on suspect information due to the encryption.

Source said:
“Please help me get a stop sign on N Day Ave at the intersection on Arthur and N Day. This is another accident from this intersection.

We argued for a stop sign and the changed the Yield sign on Arthur to a stop sign.”


Rockford Scanner™: Police Investigating Another Shooting in Rockford, Possible Multiple Victims



Sources are reporting another shooting incident in Rockford.

Suspect shot at least two victims vehicles.

We have been told 3 people were shot, but we can not confirm this yet.

2 vehicles are confirmed struck by gunfire.

Suspect was last seen in a Silver Sedan that was last seen on Arthur.

Unrelated to the shooting incident above: There is also another shooting scene near W State and Central, sources are reporting. Unknown on injuries or property damage.

No suspect information

Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Investigating Several Robberies




Sources are reporting the Rockford Police are investigating a couple of armed robberies 

The first one is near the area on Preston and Johnston. 

Second one is near the area of the 2700 block of Arthur ave. 

Sources said these are possibly related. 

Third robbery happened near the 3200 block of Auburn st

RPD has yet to release information on these. 



Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Shoot The Victim During An Armed Robbery In Rockford



Sources were reporting a victim was shot during a robbery in Rockford. 

A male approx 29 years old was robbed and shot in Rockford. 

It happened around 11:30 pm tonight in the area of the 1400 block of Arthur ave. 

Sources were reporting the suspect is a black male in a dark colored car. 


Unknown if it is related to this incident:

There was suspects in a Gold vehicle in the same area and same time, that committed a couple of hit & run accidents.


On Monday, August 13, 2018 at 10:44 pm, Officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to 1400 Arthur Ave in reference to a shooting victim. Preliminary investigations indicate the 29 year old victim was struck by a single round of gunfire. The victim sustained a single gunshot to his thigh. The injury was reported to be non life threatening.

A tan colored sedan was reported to have been seen leaving the area after the shooting.

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.