- Life on Rockford’s streets can be hard and it’s forcing some kids to carry fake guns on them to feel safe. But fake or not, these guns can still land them in trouble or even dead.
- Police say that on the afternoon of Saturday, October 19th a Rockford woman became the victim of a "Distraction or Ruse Burglary" in the 4300 block of Sovereign Blvd on the City's southeast side.
- A group of business owners on Rockford’s west side are starting to see more positive results after they formed the west end business association to help fight crime more than a year ago.
- Some Rockford business owners are trying to change their neighborhood’s reputation by relying on the Police Department for help. We typically see squad cars patrolling the Broadway Area, however now, officers have a new approach to fighting crime.