Rockford Scanner™: 3 Scenes With Many Officers On Each Scene in Rockford

Sources are reporting a few scenes in Rockford that has numerous officers on each scene. 

The first one was in the 1500 block of 4th st.  Approx. 9 officers are on scene. This was around 10:30 pm.  Unknown what is currently ongoing.
UPDATE: We have been told it was a 10 year old boy that stole his grandmas vehicle. Police have yet to confirm this.

Another scene around the same time is near Douglas and Camlin.  Several officers are on scene. Again, unknown what happened. Police have yet to release any information.

Third scene happened in the 1900 block of 4th st around 8:30 pm. Video below by Angela Marie Bailey Eklund. She said the police stopped her daughter thinking she was another individual and then tackled her 17 year old daughter because they thought her daughter was someone else. (Mis-identification) .  3 people were detained, 2 arrested.


Rockford Scanner™: Home Invasion in Rockford, Victims Reportedly To be Viciously Beaten By the Suspects

We been sitting on this story to see if the local police would release any information.  At the time of writing this, police still have yet to release information. So we are just going to post this.

On Saturday May 11th around 4:20 pm there was a violent home invasion in Rockford.  Sources said 3 suspects wearing hoodies committed a home invasion in the 2100 block of Douglas.

That is NE of Main and Auburn.

We were told the suspects viciously beat the victims during the home invasion. But as you know, we can not yet confirm this, due to the RPD not releasing any information on the incident.

Suspects are 3 males. 2 White and 1 Hispanic, all wearing hoodies.


Rockford Scanner™: Sources are reporting the following crimes happened in Rockford today

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Sources are reporting the following crimes happened in Rockford today.

  • Unknown scene in the 1400 block of S. Main St., Rockford police confirm an “in progress person”
  • Theft from an automobile and the 600 block of 15th Ave.
  • Mob action in the 2800 block of Knight Avenue
  • Theft of labor services in the 300 block of Cameron Avenue
  • Battery in the 5600 block of E. State St.
  • Burglary on Greendale Drive
  • Battery in the 2800 block of 22nd St.
  • Weapons violation at 420 W. State Street which is the Public Safety Building
  • Attempted burglary in the 2500 block of Kilburn
  • Attempted arson in the 4200 block of Auburn Street
  • Burglary in the 1700 block of 17th St.
  • Recovered a stolen vehicle in the 4000 block of Auburn Street
  • Theft from a vehicle in the 2300 block of Douglas Street
  • Theft from a vehicle and 2400 block of Shelley Drive
  • Weapons violation in the 1400 block of 26th Street

If you have any information on these crimes please call the Rockford Police Department or you can email us and we can relay your tip to the police anonymously.


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