Burglaries Up 40% in April

ROCKFORD (WIFR) – The number of burglaries in the city rose nearly 40% last month.

In March, there were 104 burglaries. In April, that number jumped to 144.

Overall, burglaries are down 12 percent this year. Unfortunately crime gets worse when it’s warm out, so as it’s tempting to let fresh air in the house, police remind us to keep doors locked and the garage door closed.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
23 WIFR 2523 North Meridian Road Rockford, IL. 61101 Business: 815-987-5300 Fax: 815-965-0981 News: 815-987-5330 Fax: 815-987-5333
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 206674711 - wifr.com/a?a=206674711
Gray Television, Inc.