RS Fans Reporting Shots Fired, Possible Shooting Victim

  Several Rockford Scanner  fans have contacted us and said there were multiple shots that were fired near the Fairground housing.  At least seven shots were reported to have been heard.  The suspects fled in a white vehicle.  Possible shooting … Continue reading →

RS Fan Reporting Another Shooting Incident in Rockford

Rockford police are encrypted, so this is a RS fan report RS Fan from this afternoon (Copy/paste) : “Drive by incident off of Kilburn and Arcadia. Victim was a black male riding a bike when a red older SUV drove … Continue reading →

Shots Fired in Rockford Near Broadway

    This afternoon several Rockford Scanner fans contacted us in regards to several shots that were fired in the area of Broadway and 20th. No reports of injuries. Rockford police are encrypted, so no suspect information. Update:  Fan posted … Continue reading →

Shots Fired in Rockford, Several Officers En Route

  UPDATE: On October 06, 2016 shortly after 1:30 PM Rockford Police responded to the area of 20th Street and Harrison Avenue reference to a report of shots being fired.  The caller stated that they heard several loud bangs and … Continue reading →

Another Man Arrested For Shooting Gun in Rockford

On October 1, 2016, members of the Rockford Specialized Community Oriented Police Enforcement team went to the area of 1200 12th Avenue to investigate a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, they observed several subjects standing in a driveway in … Continue reading →

Man Shoots Gun At Local Bar, Suspect Arrested

On October 2, 2016, members of the Rockford Specialized Community Oriented Police Enforcement team and Winnebago County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Grant Park Tavern, 3015 Kishwaukee Street in reference to a call for shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located shell … Continue reading →

Shots Fired & Auto Accident in Rockford

    Overnight there were a couple of calls on Crosby in Rockford.  The first call was an auto accident near Crosby and Oak Knoll. No injuries reported. And the other was shots fired around the same time on Crosby. … Continue reading →

14 Different Weapons Violations in Rockford

  Between midnight and 3 am this morning the Rockford police were dispatched to 4 different weapons violations calls.  As we previously stated the Rockford police label a person being shot, shots fired, etc… as “Weapons violations” In the last … Continue reading →

Officers reporting shots fired on Rockford Westside

  A round 2:17 a.m. an officer was at Searles Park. The officer hear approx. 7 gunshots to his southeast.  A short time later, another officer in the area of Garfield and Kilburn and said that it was very close to him. … Continue reading →

Several “weapons violations” reported in the city of Rockford

  As of midnight last night there were 16 reports of weapons violations in the city of Rockford. (in the 72 hour log) Rockford police label weapons violation as the following; a person being shot, shots being fired, etc… Note: … Continue reading →