Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Investigating A Shooting This Morning


Sources are reporting another shooting incident in Rockford. 

It happened just before 7 am this morning, near Huffman blvd in Rockford.

A thin black male wearing dark clothing and shoes, fired off several rounds from his black handgun. Then fled North on foot from the scene.

We have been told there is a shooting victim, but RPD has not released any information on this incident.  Still developing.



Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired, possible Shooting Victim

Sources are reporting several shots were fired around 8 pm tonight near Huffman and Auburn. 

They said there was property damage.

They said there might have been a victim, because they heard someone screaming they had just been shot. But not confirmed at this time. 

 Police have yet to release any suspect information. 



Rockford Scanner™: Child hit by a vehicle in Rockford 


Child hit by a vehicle in Rockford 

It happened earlier this evening near Huffman and Brown.

Reports of a child on a bicycle that was hit by a vehicle.

Sources said the injuries appeared to be non life threatening

The cause of the accident is under investigation



Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A House While Fleeing From Police

Several sources are reporting a police chase/accident. 

Initial reports are saying Around 7:15 pm last night a vehicle was fleeing from police when it crashed into a house near Huffman (Near Midway) in Rockford. The 2 black male suspects (not wearing any shirts)  fled from the scene on foot. Last we been told, the suspects got away. Police did have a lot of police in the area searching for the suspects. No other information.

Photos by RS sources and Ryan Zellner


Rockford Scanner™: Amazing Capture On Video: Dust Devil At A Local School

RS Source Sheila Hoffman sent us this amazing video of a dust devil on Aug. 3rd 2019 around 12:15 pm at the Welsh School on Huffman blvd.

Dust devil, also called sand devil, small, brief whirlwind occurring most frequently in the early afternoon when a land surface is heating rapidly. Dust devils are occasionally made visible by the lofting of dust, leaves, or other loose matter from the surface.


Rockford Scanner™: Home Invasion in Rockford, One Person Needed Medical Attention

Sources are reporting a scene on the west side. 

It happened near Huffman in Rockford. 

We have been told there was a home invasion. 

Medical was needed for one person at the scene. 

Police have yet to confirm this or release information. 



Rockford Scanner™: Suspects With Children in The Vehicle, Flee From Police in Rockford


Sources are reporting a vehicle that fled from police in Rockford. It happened around the Stop n Go on Huffman in Rockford. 

Suspects are in an older black jeep cherokee with rust. Temp plate of 443U062 Comes back to a 2004 grand marquee at an address on Trilling in Rockford. 2 white males with children in the back seat. Last seen southbound on N Winnebago. Police terminated the chase.



Rockford Scanner™: Garage on Fire on The West Side, Several Emergency Personnel On Scene

Sources are reporting a garage fire on the West side.

Around 10 am this morning, the RFD were on scene of a garage fire on Huffman blvd.

The fire was mostly extinguished before the fire department arrived on scene.

There are several units from the RFD including a fire investigator on scene.

No injuries have been reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.


Rockford Scanner™: At Least One Person Shot in Rockford, Police Investigating

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Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford.

It happened just before 2 am in the area of the 1700 block of Huffman.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries or suspect information.

No other details are available at this time, check back later for possible updates.

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Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting Several Shots Fired

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Sources Reporting Several Shots Fired

Several sources are reporting several gunshots were heard around midnight in Rockford.

We are getting reports that several shots were fired in the area of Price st, Auburn, Huffman, Custer, Ridge, etc…

We were told one person was shot and was self transporting to a local ER.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.