Rockford Scanner™: Shooting in Rockford, Still Developing

Sources are reporting a possible shooting. 

Source sent us the following: “2900 block of Hanson St.
Not sure what’s going on, but they’ve blocked the road both ways. Supervisors and CSI are here taking pictures. Channel 17 news was here, but the police wouldn’t give them any info, and asked them to leave. The camera woman told me, she heard it was a shooting. (Unconfirmed)” Photos by RS source


Rockford Scanner™: Several Shooting Incidents in Rockford Tonight

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Sources are reporting a shooting incident on the East side.

Sources are reporting numerous emergency personnel in the area of Hanson and Pershing around 7 pm. Neighbors are reporting they heard several gunshots just prior to the emergency personnel arriving on scene.

It is not clear yet, if there is a shooting victim. RPD confirmed an “In Progress Person” call at this location around this time.  In the past, RPD has labeled shooting victim calls as this.

RPD also confirmed 2 other shooting incidents (weapons violations)  in Rockford tonight.

  • 2200 block of 16th ave
  • 1500 block of Blaisdell

No suspect in any of these incidents.


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