Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Steal A Gun During A Robbery


Sources are reporting another armed robbery in Rockford. 

This one happened on Harrison ave. 

Suspects stole a gun and a necklace. 

Suspects are 3 black males and 1 black female. That fled in a White vehicle. 



Rockford Scanner™: Numerous Power Lines Down


Sources are reporting numerous power lines down in one area of Rockford. It happened around 4:30 pm today just North East of E State st and N Alpine.  (Dawn ave, Raven st, etc…) Reports of numerous power lines down in this area. COMED is cutting power to the whole area, for safety reasons.  No other information at this time. 

Note: There are several other areas in town that are without power, and lines are down.


Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident Shuts Down A Busy Local Road

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Sources are reporting a serious accident. 

A mack truck and a suv have crashed near Blackhawk rd.
Reports are saying it was a head on collision.

Injuries were being reported.
We have been told possible life threatening injuries.

Police have closed down the roadway, so avoid the area for several hours.

This is still developing.

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Rockford Scanner™: Possible Fire Inside A Rockford High Rise Building


Sources are reporting a possible fire inside a Rockford high rise building.

It happened around 5:40 am this morning at 630 E State st at the Faust Landmark.

Reports of a possible fire on the 2nd floor of the building.

No other information at this time.

Several emergency personnel are on scene.

Still developing.



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™: Police Chase in Loves Park, Ends Up With Possible Water Rescue


Sources are reporting a scene in Loves Park. 

It happened around 3:15 am this morning near Martin Park (E Riverside/Rock River area)

Reports are saying a man has fled from police and has possibly ended up into the Rock River.

Several emergency personnel are reported to be on scene.

No other information at this time.



Rockford Scanner™: Unknown Scene in Downtown Rockford

Sources are reporting an unknown scene in downtown Rockford.

Police are with a vehicle that appears to have crashed near Jefferson and Main.  The vehicle appears to have possibly crashed into the pole.  The vehicle is sideways, next to the pole.  Police are on scene, and no citizens are on scene, so it is unknown where the driver is.

Unknown if it is related:   On the 3rd floor of the parking garage, that is approx. 50 feet North from the vehicle scene. A male in his 50’s has a hip injury.  If it is related to the vehicle scene, it is unclear how the person made it to the 3rd floor of the parking deck.  The victim in this incident was transported to a local ER.


Rockford Scanner™: Sources are reporting an auto accident in Rockford

Sources are reporting an auto accident in Rockford. 

It happened on Rockton, just South of Auburn st.

Unknown on injuries at the time of writing this.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.


Rockford Scanner™: Possible Shooting Victim, With A Police Perimeter


Sources are reporting a scene with numerous emergency personnel. It happened near Louise in Rockford.  

Reports of a possible shooting victim near this location. 

Sources said they heard several gunshots fired.

Police are searching the area with a K-9 dog.  

Police have not released any information on this yet. 



Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries In Machesney Park, Possible Extrication Needed


Sources are reporting an accident with possible extrication needed.

It happened around 10:50 pm near N 2nd st and Liberty. Reports of 2 vehicles that are involved in the accident.

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

Avoid the area.