Rockford Scanner™: Driver fled from an accident scene on the west side, several officers any police canine assisting




Several sources are reporting an automobile accident near Central Avenue on Rockford West-side.

Unconfirmed reports are saying this stemmed from a police chase just prior to the accident. But we are not yet able to confirm this.

A subject fled from the accident scene. His name is Christopher and he is a white male last scene with no shoes on.

Several officers are in the area including a police canine, Searching for the suspect.

Still developing please avoid the area



Rockford Scanner™: Police Arrest Several Guys For Solicitation of a Sex Act, After Another Prostitution Sting




On Monday, June 25, 2018, District 2 patrol officers and officers from the Rockford Police Department’s S.C.O.P.E. team conducted an undercover operation targeting purchasers of sex, commonly referred to as “Johns”. The operation is part of the department’s “end demand” approach to combating street level prostitution and human trafficking by targeting those responsible for driving the demand for the commercial sex industry. The following individuals were arrested and their vehicles impounded:

ARRESTED: Moll, Robert 62 years old, Williams Bay, WI
CHARGES: Solicitation of a Sex Act

ARRESTED: Welch, Keith 34 years old, Belvidere, IL
CHARGES: Solicitation of a Sex Act

ARRESTED: Brown, Christopher 46 years old, Rockford, IL
CHARGES: Solicitation of a Sex Act

ARRESTED: Singletary, Zachariah 32 years old, Rockford, IL
CHARGES: Solicitation of a Sex Act

The charges against these arrestees are merely accusations and not evidence of their guilt. As with defendants in all criminal cases, they are considered innocent unless proven guilty in court.