Rockford Scanner™: Suspects In A Stolen Vehicle Flee From police & Get Away

Sources are reporting a stolen vehicle fled from officers in Rockford.

It happened near Welden and Lincoln ave around 10:25 pm

Vehicle is described as a Dark grey Toyota with a plate # of AU85819

It was occupied by 3 suspects.

Last seen near Main and Lincoln


Rockford Scanner™: Scene on the East Side, Possible Dangerous Situation

Sources are reporting a scene on the East side.

It happened around 10 pm near Harrison and Mulford.

Sources said numerous police are working a scene near this location.

Reports of an armed suspect in the area and police have a perimeter setup in the area.  No info on the suspect description at this time.

Still developing. We been told this is a very dangerous and active scene, so please avoid the area for awhile

Photos by Chad Weidemann

Source said: ” Mobil at Harrison and Stowmarket. The clerk told me the person/people in the black truck tried robbing the gas station across the street (Harrison) and decided to “park there” ”


Rockford Scanner™: Another Stabbing Victim in Rockford, Police Investigating

Sources are reporting another stabbing victim scene.

This one happened around 4:20 am near the 3500 block of Elm st, in the Concord Commons.

Reports of a man that has been stabbed near this location.

At the time of writing this, it is believed the injuries are non life threatening.

No suspect information.

Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: RPD Investigating A Robbery At A Local Bar

Sources are reporting a robbery at a local bar.

It happened just before midnight at 2315 Harrison ave.
That is located at Victory Tap.

Reports of a suspect armed with a gun, committed an armed robbery at this location. It is not yet known if it was to the business or to a citizen.

No suspect information at this time.

Update:  RPD confirmed the armed robbery but did not provide any details. After we posted this, the bar owner contacted us and said there was no robbery.


Rockford Scanner™: Man Laying in The Roadway Bleeding, In Rockford

Sources are reporting a scene near the 700 block of Whitman.

A man was bleeding from the head and laying in the roadway on Whitman and not moving. Sources said the man was involved in an altercation just prior. Injuries are believed to be non life threatening.

Lisa Knight


Rockford Scanner™: At Least 13 Shots Fired In Rockford, Police Investigating

On April 17, 2019 at 12:20 PM members of the Rockford Police Department responded to the area of 7th Ave. and 10th St. for a report of numerous gun shots.

Upon arrival officers located witnesses who said a grey Chevrolet HHR was chasing a dark colored SUV near the above mentioned intersection.

Witnesses said the driver of the Chevrolet HHR fired 13 rounds at the SUV. Officers were unable to locate anything struck at this time.

This investigation is still on going

Unrelated: There were shots fired near School and Horace  around 11 am this morning. Approx. 8 gunshots were heard. Unknown on injuries.


Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout has claimed another victim. 

Sources are reporting the Rockford Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout has claimed another victim.

It happened around 4 am. There was an auto accident near Auburn and Main. A vehicle involved in the accident is smoking and is possibly on fire.

Injuries were being reported, unknown on the severity of the injuries.

Avoid the area.


Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired On The East Side, Gas Meter Hit

Sources are reporting shots fired on the East side.

It happened around 11 pm tonight.

Several gunshots were fired in the area of 17th ave.
A gas meter was struck by the gunfire. It is now currently leaking gas.

Sources are also reporting more gunfire, approx 10 gunshots were fired near Kishwaukee.

We been told there might be one shooting victim that might of self transported.  But not confirmed.

Update: Another shooting incident on 15th as well. So a total of 3 different shooting scenes.

No suspect information

Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: Man Found Dead, Murder Investigation



UPDATE: 64 Year Old Samuel Randolph was beaten to death and died from blunt force trauma to the body. If you have any information,please call the RPD


Detectives are investigating the suspicious death of a Rockford man in the 600 block of Alliance Avenue. All information is preliminary.

The investigation is active and ongoing.