Extrication requested at an accident scene involving a semi

Around 9:30 PM several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of I-90 and Irene rd in Boone County in reference to an automobile accident. Initial scanner traffic is saying there is an accident near this location. A semi and a … Continue reading →

Serious accident near Alpine, Avoid the area

Update from the RPD:  North Alpine Road is back open again. Although the crash was serious, there were no life threatening injuries. Via the RPD Just before 8 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to Alpine and Rural. … Continue reading →

Pedestrian hit by a vehicle on East State Street. Possible hit-and-run

At approximately 1250 A.M on April 28, 2016 the 17 year old male victim and his friend were involved in an argument with 4 black males at the Alpine Inn Motel, on E. State St.  During the altercation, gunshots were … Continue reading →

Pedestrian Reported To Have Been Hit By A Vehicle In Rockford

Around 2:12 pm today the Rockford police and fire departments were dispatched to the area of 11th st and Sandy Hollow. Details are minimal at the time of writing this, but scanner traffic is saying there is an accident near … Continue reading →

Accident Downtown, Unknown on injuries

Around 11 am this morning the RPD were en route to State and Winnebago. The officer said he just witnessed an accident just happen, while looking out of his window. Unknown on injuries at this time. Still developing … Continue reading →

Multiple Ambulances Dispatched To Accident, Several Injuries Reported

Just before 4 pm today several emergency personnel were dispatched to Alpine and Linden. Scanner traffic is saying there is an auto accident near this intersection. Several ambulances have been dispatch, several injuries are being reported. Extrication is also being … Continue reading →

Man Passes Away After Crashing Into Kieth Creek

      On Monday April 25th at around 1:43 AM, officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to the 1700/1800 block of 7th Ave. in reference to a traffic crash. Upon arrival officers located the scene of a single … Continue reading →

Serious Shooting At Walgreens, Suspect Flee And Crash Car And police Have Them At gunpoint

UPDATE FROM THE RPD: On Saturday April 23, 2016 at around 5:28 PM, officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to the 1200 block of E. State St. in reference to an Aggravated Battery with a Firearm (shooting) incident. Upon … Continue reading →

Fatal motorcycle accident in Rockford

  On Friday April 22nd at around 9:58 PM, officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to the intersection of 11th St. & Blackhawk Rd. in reference to traffic crash. Upon arrival officers located the scene of a crash involving … Continue reading →

Vehicle Allegedly speeds through a parking lot and then crashes into a tree

UPDATE: This call is related to the article below ~  http://rockfordscanner.com/2016/04/22/multiple-ambulances-dispatched-to-an-accident-scene-in-rockford/ Around 9:41 AM several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of The 2400 block of South Alpine in reference to an automobile accident. Initial scanner traffic is saying … Continue reading →