Rockford Scanner™: One Shooting Victim Just Now in Rockford, Still Developing


The adult male victim shot in the 4900 block of Harrison Avenue succumbed to his injuries at a local hospital. His identity is not being released at this time. RPD investigating the incident as a murder.

RS Source

Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford.

Sources are reporting numerous emergency personnel working a shooting scene in the 4900 block of Harrison ave, around 8:15 pm.

Reports of several gunshots were fired and one person was struck by the bullets.  Unknown on the severity of the injuries.

Update: The male victim around 30 years old was shot in the back. Life threatening injuries, according to sources.

Suspects are reported to be 2 black males, that fled on foot behind the apartment complex. Then got into a smaller Gray vehicle that was last seen on Harrison.

If you have any information, please call the RPD.

RPD has not yet released any information at this time.

UPDATE from the RPD on the 2 different shooting scenes: RPD on scene of 2 separate shootings: one person shot in the 4700 block of Harrison. That victim was transported to hospital, condition unknown at this time. Location of second shooting still unclear, but female victim suffered non-life-threatening wound to arm.


Rockford Scanner™: Home Owner Punches Suspect During A Home Invasion in Rockford


HOME INVASION:in the 1700 block of Pershing Avenue at 11:30AM.

Member of the Rockford Police Department are investigating this incident where a W/M entered a residence and threatened the homeowner with a handgun.

The suspect was punched and fled the area in a truck.


Rockford Scanner™: Pedestrian Hit By A Vehicle in Rockford


Sources are reporting a scene on the East side. 

It happened around 8:15 pm tonight near E State and 2nd.

A male pedestrian was hit by a vehicle near this location.

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

Unknown if the vehicle stayed on scene or fled.

Still developing



Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident in Rockford, Avoid The Area

UPDATE: Sources said  the vehicle allegedly hit another vehicle in the Mcdonalds parking lot, then fled the scene. While fleeing they crashed into a pole and the person was ejected from the vehicle. The person appeared to be a white female approx her mid 30’s was laying in the roadway approx. 15 feet from the vehicle not moving.  And another person inside the vehicle  (a male) was thrown into the backseat of the vehicle and was screaming for help.  Video by a source LayLow Fuentes. Viewer discretion is advised


Sources are reporting a very serious accident in Rockford. It happened around 5 am near S Main and 15th ave. 

Reports of a serious accident near this location.  Injuries were being reported. Possible life threatening injuries.

RPD has told the citizens to avoid the area for awhile.  They have the area blocked off while investigating.

This is still developing, check back later for possible updates. 



Rockford Scanner™: Violent Robbery To A Handicap Victim in Rockford


Sources are reporting a violent robbery to a handicap victim in Rockford. 

RPD labeled this violent robbery to a handicap victim, as a check for well being.

Suspect beat and robbed a man in a wheelchair in the 100 block of S 5th st in Rockford. The victim is barely alive. Suspects fled the scene and are currently roaming the streets of Rockford. .

No other information at this time. 



Rockford Scanner™: Approx 15 Gunshots, Police Say Battery Victim At The Scene


RS source Alexis LaSala said she heard approx. 10 to 15 gunshots near N Main and Brown at midnight.

(30 minutes after the Alida & Cameron ave shooting incident, at 11:30 pm Details – CLICK HERE)

A short time later there were 15 – 20 officers at the scene, along with Rockford Fire Department. 

Unknown if the shooting incidents are related. 

RPD said there was a “Battery Victim” at the scene, and wouldn’t confirm a shooting victim. 

No other information at this time. 


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™: Possible Shooting incident On The East Side

UPDATE from the RPD:

Sources are reporting a scene on the East side. 

We have been told this was a shooting incident, but as you know the RPD is encrypted and have not confirmed anything or released any information.

It happened on Charles st, across from Swedish American Hospital.

Unknown why the man in the photos was arrested.

If RPD releases information, we will update this.


Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident At The Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout

Sources are reporting a serious accident at the Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout. 

A White vehicle has crashed into a pole near the NE corner of the Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout (Auburn & Main)

A female was injured and was unconscious and trapped under the dash of the vehicle. Extrication was needed to get her out of the vehicle.

An empty car seat was inside the vehicle, so emergency personnel are unsure if a small child was in the vehicle or not. They were searching the area.

RFD was able to get the female victim out of the vehicle and transported her to a local E.R.,  she was alive   but has life threatening injuries according to officials.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Video below by Freeman


Photos below by RS source Kristin Ballard