Rockford Scanner™: RFD Battling Another Structure Fire


Just before 3:30 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were battling another structure fire. 

This one happened in the 2300 block of Wyoming in Rockford. 

Reports of a vacant house that was on fire. When the Rockford Fire Department arrived on scene they confirmed smoke and flames were showing and were laying lines to battle the fire. No reports of injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. 



Rockford Scanner™: Fire At A Rockford Hotel

Live video has some good scene content, be sure to watch it below.

Rockford Fire Department is on scene at 3909 11th Street for a commercial structure fire. First unit on scene reporting working incident.

Heavy smoke and flames were showing.

No reports of injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Tree & Pole, Extrication Needed

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RS Source

Sources are reporting a bad accident on the East side. 

It happened in the area of Longwood and Rural around 9:20 pm. 

A vehicle reportedly crashed into a tree and a pole. 

Injuries were being reported.  Unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

Extrication is needed. 

Avoid the area


Video by RS source


Rockford Scanner™: SERIOUS ACCIDENT: Semi vs Vehicle With Injuries


Sources are reporting a bad accident in Rockford. 

It happened near the “Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout”  (Auburn & Main) 

A semi and a vehicle have collided near this location. 

Injuries were being reported. 

Extrication was being requested to cut a person out of a vehicle. 

Avoid the area


Rockford Scanner™: House Fire With People possibly Trapped

Video by RS source


Rockford Fire Department battled a house fire overnight near 426 Forest Avenue for a residential structure fire with occupants possibly trapped.

Engine 1 on scene reporting vehicle on fire in driveway and front of house involved in fire. All occupants were safely removed.

Sources said they saw someone throwing something at the house just prior to fire. The cause of the accident is under investigation.




Rockford Scanner™: Violent Home Invasion, At Least One Shooting Victim

Sources are reporting a violent home invasion in Rockford with at least one person that has been shot. 

It happened around 9:45 pm tonight in the 1900 block of S 6th st.

Reports of a violent home invasion. Shots rang out and at least one person has been shot.  It is unclear at this time if the shooting victim is the victim from the home invasion or the suspect.

No other information at this time. Still developing.

UPDATE:  Suspects are in a  Black 2005 Grand Prix with a plate of AX32712  that comes back to an address on 9th st. #1 White male, 5’8, 150 lbs, dark clothing armed with a gun  #2 black male 6’1 170 lbs. Dark clothing and a mask and a gun.  Last seen northbound on Kishwaukee.

The victim is a man approx. 65 years old and was shot in the arm.




Rockford Scanner™: Possible Stabbing Victim In A Domestic Situation

Sources are reporting a stabbing in Rockford.

It happened around 7:30 am in the 1200 block of Alliance.

Reports of a domestic situation and at least one person may have been stabbed. No other information at this time.



Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Injuries Reported At An Accident Scene

Accident with multiple injuries in Rockford.

It happened around 3 pm today near Riverside and Central.

Multiple injuries were being reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries.

The cause of the accident is under investigation. Avoid the area.



Rockford Scanner™: Another Shooting Victim in Rockford, Still Developing

Sources are reporting the suspect is a man named Thomas. He is described as 22 years old, 5’4,. 130 lbs, brown hair, brown eyes, that fled in a Tan Cadillac that was last seen westbound on Maple

RPD is in the 700 block of N. Winnebago in reference to a shooting. The victim, a 28-year-old male, was transported with life-threatening injuries. Anyone with information should contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900

Shooting In Rockford, Still Developing 

It happened around 11:45 am near the area of Winnebago & Fisher. (700 block of Winnebago) 

Reports of at least 1 shooting victim near this location, possibly multiple victims. But not yet confirmed. 

This is still developing. Avoid the area.

Check back later for possible updates. 



Rockford Scanner™: Medical Emergency On An Airplane Landing in Rockford


Sources are reporting an aircraft that is going to be landing at the Rockford Airport around 8 am. 

There is a medical emergency on board the aircraft. 

Emergency personnel are staging at the airport. 

The aircraft is scheduled to land approx. 8 am. 

According to sources the aircraft is an Airbus 320 from the Allegiant Air, that is coming from the Ft Myers area. But officials have yet to confirm this.