Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Caught On Video Burglarizing A Rockford Residence

A source is reporting her house was Burglarized on Tuesday afternoon approximately 3 PM in the Church Street neighborhood area in Rockford.

She had security cameras set up at her house and was able to catch the alleged burglars on video.


Rockford Scanner™: Another Shooting Incident in Rockford, RPD Investigating


Sources are reporting several emergency personnel working a scene on the West side around 4 pm today. 

Sources said there was a shooting incident in the 800 block of Bruce st.

We have heard conflicting reports on a possible shooting victim. So it is unclear if there is a victim or not at this time.  RPD has yet to release any information on this incident.  No other information.

RPD has confirmed a weapons violation via their call logs


Rockford Scanner™: 2 Accidents In The Parks, Multiple Vehicles & Child Involved


Sources are reporting 2 different accident scenes in the parks. 

The first one involved several vehicles at N Second and Superior. Injuries were reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries. This accident was blocking traffic

The next accident happened at Harlem and Perryville. No injuries were being reported but they wanted medical en route to check on a child that was involved in the accident.



Rockford Scanner™: Violent Home Invasion in Rockford


Sources are reporting a violent home invasion in Rockford. 

It happened around 2 am in the 2100 block of N Court st.

Reports are saying there was a violent home invasion near this location. The suspects reported to have broken into the residence and beat the residents and then robbed them. Then fled the scene on foot. Alleged suspect information is 3 black males wearing dark clothing. One was armed with a handgun.

RPD has not confirmed this or released any information on it. RPD did have a call at that location around that time in their call logs, as a in progress property.



Rockford Scanner™: Another Shooting Victim in Rockford, Still Developing

Sources are reporting another shooting scene in Rockford.

This one happened around 8:25 pm in the 2000 block of Arthur.

The victim was shot at a different location and went to this location to seek help.  The shooting happened around 8 pm, at another location.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries or suspect information.

UPDATE: The female victim was shot in the shoulder area. Possible non life threatening injuries.

If you have any info. please call the RPD.

RPD has yet to release any information.



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™: Suspect Acts Like A Local Police Officer, Then Robs A Woman

Sources are reporting a suspect acted like a local police officer,then robbed a woman.  It happened in the 500 block of N Winnebago around 11:30 pm

A suspect acted like he was a Freeport police officer and rang the doorbell of a residence in the 500 block of N Winnebago. A woman approx. 60 years old answered the door.

The suspect pointed a flashlight in her face and held a gun to her.  The suspect who was acting like a police officer and 2 other suspects with him, robbed her.

Suspect is a black male, 5’10 ,wearing a ski mask and a black jacket or black hooded sweatshirt. No description on the other 2 suspects.


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™: Shooting Incident in Rockford, Still Developing


Sources are reporting numerous emergency personnel working a scene near School st and Albert around noon today. 

Sources said gunfire was heard in the same area just prior. Unknown on injuries or property damage. We have had conflicting reports on injuries. Some have said 1 person was shot, others have said no injuries. So it is unknown. 

We have been told 2 vehicles were heard fleeing the area at a high rate of speed, unknown if it was related to this scene. 

Police have yet to release any information