RS Fans Reporting Shots Fired, Possible Shooting Victim

  Several Rockford Scanner  fans have contacted us and said there were multiple shots that were fired near the Fairground housing.  At least seven shots were reported to have been heard.  The suspects fled in a white vehicle.  Possible shooting … Continue reading →

Victim stabbed in the face, in Rockford

On Friday, 10/14/16 at around 1:30 AM, Rockford Police Officers responded to a residence in the 1300 block of Green St in reference to a stabbing.  Upon arrival, the victim was located having sustained minor, non-life threatening stab wounds.  The … Continue reading →

Suspect attempted to carjack a woman on Perryville, after a brief foot chase police took him into custody

  On Thursday, October 13, 2016 at approximately 7:00 p.m., officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to a report of an attempted vehicle hijacking in the 3000 block of North Perryville Road. A female victim reported a white male … Continue reading →

Another armed robbery in Rockford

Another armed robbery in Rockford On October 12, 2016 around 10:50pm, Officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to the area of 900 N Main St in reference to an armed robbery to a citizen complaint. Upon arrival officers met … Continue reading →

14 Different Weapons Violations in Rockford

  Between midnight and 3 am this morning the Rockford police were dispatched to 4 different weapons violations calls.  As we previously stated the Rockford police label a person being shot, shots fired, etc… as “Weapons violations” In the last … Continue reading →

Rockford Is Now The #1 Most Dangerous City In America

Rockford, Illinois, is the most dangerous city in the U.S. with a population between 100,000-200,000 people, displacing Little Rock, Arkansas, which now ranks as #2. Tallahassee, Florida moved onto the list at #8 after just missing the cut at #12 last … Continue reading →