Posted: 12/03/2013 - Rockford police have to hire more officers to take advantage of a federal grant that will help them hire even more in the future. Part of this year’s budget plan is to put a chunk of money aside to pay half the salaries of five new police officers for three years.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - Kody Walsh says he no longer wants to represent himself in court.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - The Illinois Supreme Court has denied Aaron Null's appeal and upheld his 2010 first degree murder conviction.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - The Illinois State Police have announced enforcement results for patrols conducted between November 18-December 1, 2013.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - The Cherry Valley Village Board is expected to approve Jim Wise's appointment Tuesday night for village administrator.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - From November 18 to December 1, 2013, police conducted an enforcement to remind motorists to buckle up and not drive impaired, both day and night, during the merged Click It or Ticket/Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over mobilizations.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - The Winnebago County Sheriff's Department is trying to figure out what led to a Pecatonica man's death.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - The man shot and killed after a fight broke out at a house party on Rockford's north west side has been identified.