Rockford Scanner™: Several Police Officers At A Scene In Rockford





 

Around 11:30 pm last night several Rockford Police and WCSO officers were at a scene near the intersection of School st and Central ave in Rockford.

At the time of writing this, it is not yet known what happened due to the police encryption.  Sources have said that a vehicle may have fled from police, but not confirmed. We will update this as more information becomes available.





Rockford Scanner™: Serious Injury Traffic Crash Involving A Motorcycle





Serious Injury Traffic Crash

  • Date: 05/05/2018 10:25 am
  • Location: 11 Street and HWY 20

On Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 10:25 AM Rockford Police Officers responded to 11 Street and the East bound on-ramp to HWY 20 for a serious traffic crash involving a single motorcycle. Initial information indicated a 27 year old male driver lost control of his motorcycle and crashed into a ditch.   The driver was then rushed to an area hospital where he is listed in serious condition.

The Rockford Police Crash Reconstruction Team was mobilized and is conducting an ongoing investigation. No further information to be released at this time.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Rockford Police Department at 815-966-2900.


 





Rockford Scanner™: ARMED ROBBERY TO BUSINESS IN ROCKFORD





 

ARMED ROBBERY TO BUSINESS 

  • Date: 05/04/2018 10:00 pm
  • Location: 611 Highgrove Place

On May 4th, 2018, at around 10:00 PM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to Five Guys Burgers and Fries, 611 Highgrove Pl, in regards to an Armed Robbery to the business.

Officers met with several employees who reported that two suspects entered the business, while armed with handguns, and demanded money from the registers.  The suspects were given an unknown amount of currency and fled the business on foot.  The suspects are described as follows:

Suspect #1: Black male, unknown age, 5’10” 180lbs, wearing dark clothing, and a mask covering his face, armed with a handgun

Suspect #2: Hispanic or black male with a lighter complexion, unknown age, 5’07” 150lbs, wearing dark clothing that covered his face, armed with a handgun.

No injuries were reported during this incident.  Anyone with information is urged to call the Rockford Police Department.





Rockford Scanner™: AGGRAVATED DISCHARGE OF A FIREARM IN ROCKFORD





AGGRAVATED DISCHARGE OF A FIREARM- 800 WEST ST

  • Date: 04/30/2018 9:40 pm
  • Location: 800 West St

On 4/30/18 at around 9:40 P.M. Rockford Police responded to the area of 800 West St for a call of shots fired in the area.  Upon arrival Officers located one residence in the block that had been struck by gunfire. No one was injured and there is no suspect available at this time.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call the Rockford Police Department.