First I want to thank the RS fans for sending us tips. Thank you so much for everything you all send us. RS wouldn’t be here without each and every one of you. Violence has struck once again … Continue reading →
FOUND ALIVE!!!! The Boone County Office is pleased to announce that at 11am this morning, Mrs. Briggs was located in the middle of an unpicked corn field. She was transported to a area hospital. Additional will be … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner fan Misty B. sent us the following photos. She said “Rockford Police Newest Toy” in her description. It appears to be the Rockford Police newest SWAT vehicle. It is dark in color and has “Batt-X” … Continue reading →
Update from the National Weather Service: The damage from this was straight line winds. Note: I will be adding video later on to this article. This evening (Wednesday May 17th 2017) fellow storm chaser Justin … Continue reading →
UPDATE Winnebago County State’s Attorney Joe Bruscato, Chief of the Criminal Bureau Marilyn Hite Ross and Rockford Police Chief Dan O’Shea announce charges against two individuals for the April, 2017 shooting off of Longwood Street in … Continue reading →
See it, Snap it, Send it An informed community is a safer community. The local police departments are encrypted or going encrypted here soon. It is very important that the citizens report what they see to us, so … Continue reading →
The Boone County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the identity of a person who committed an armed robbery at the Countryside Liquors Store located at 13525 Illinois Rt. 76, Poplar Grove, Illinois. On March 25, … Continue reading →
From the NWS: Preliminary storm damage survey results indicate an EF-1 tornado impacted Oregon, IL and an EF-3 tornado impacted Naplate. More details will be shared as teams continue to survey the damage. A man was killed in … Continue reading →
Several fans contacted us and said the Advantage Auto car lot which is located at 4815 N 2nd St, was fully engulfed early this morning around 6:30 am. The cause of the fire is under investigation. No … Continue reading →
On Monday, January 30th, 2017 at around 8:40PM, Rockford Police responded to Little Caesars Pizza located at 3134 11th St in reference to an armed robbery. Employees stated the suspect entered the business pointing a small black handgun … Continue reading →
Several Rockford Scanner fans have contacted us and said the abortion protesters with the very graphic photos are located downtown today. If you have children you will want to avoid the downtown area. … Continue reading →
Message From Rickie: ” I want to thank everyone who sends us information, photos, videos, etc… Much appreciated. I can not say thank you enough for the help that everyone provides with Rockford Scanner. Keep up the great work!
I want to send a shout out to the first responders who are out there risking their lives to keep us safe. Stay safe and keep up the good work.
An informed community, is a safer community. So if you see something, know something, etc… Let us know! RockfordScanner@Gmail.com” ~ Rickie Traeger
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