RS Fans Reporting A Couple Bodies Recovered in Rockford Overnight

UPDATE: On Saturday, March 18, 2017, at about 11:15 p.m., patrol … Continue reading →

Rockford Scanner Reporter Arrested For Filming Police, And Now Sues The Rockford Police Department

We can finally make this public: On the night of May … Continue reading →

Volunteer For Rockford Scanner!



Rockford Scanner is now searching for some volunteers.

We are currently searching for some volunteers:

  • Monitor the police scanner (Your scanner, also we have a scanner online you can listen too)
  • Write articles  (No experience needed)
  • Multimedia Journalist Photography/Video scenes (Great way to also promote your photography business)
  • Marketing (Some exp. needed)
  • Graphic Designer (Create Logos, Banners, etc…)
  • Editor (Some exp. needed)


If you are interested in volunteering for Rockford Scanner, please email us at

In the email, please provide some information about yourself and why you would like to volunteer.

Look forward to hearing from you soon!





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KFC/Long John Silver On Fire in Machesney Park

Around 6:40 am this morning several fire departments were dispatched to … Continue reading →

Robbery Suspects Take Multiple Cell Phones And Jewelry in Rockford

On 2/27/17 at 2104 hours Officers were dispatched to 2900 Grinnell … Continue reading →

RS Fans Reporting Police Chase & Crash, Perimeter Setup For Suspects in Rockford

  Around 8:30 pm tonight several emergency personnel were dispatched to … Continue reading →

Very bad accident on Rockford’s Westside

UPDATE: RS fan reporting the injuries were reported to be non … Continue reading →

Motorcycle Accident With Injuries in Rockford

Just after 2:30 PM the Rockford fire department were dispatch for … Continue reading →

Rockford Scanner Pleads To “Stop The Violence”

  Hi, My name is Rickie Traeger. I own Rockford Scanner. … Continue reading →

EDITORIAL: Police Radio Encryption & Public’s Trust In The Police At An All Time Low With Crime Skyrocketing.

Quick editorial about the police radio encryption: Rockford Scanner is strongly … Continue reading →

Another Stabbing Call in Rockford

Details are minimal and the Rockford police have yet to release … Continue reading →

Snow In The Forecast Today

Today will start off with some sunshine in most locations, before … Continue reading →

Rockford Fire Department Battled A Fire This Morning On The West Side

Around 5 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched … Continue reading →

Rockford Scanner Fans Reporting A Police Chase

  A couple Rockford Scanner fans said they saw several officers … Continue reading →