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Strong Neighborhood House Opens to the Public

Posted: 05/21/2015 - One Rockford community is getting ready to welcome its newest neighbor, the police department. It's all a part of a push to make the neighborhood of Jackson Oaks safer.

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More Jury Trials Heard in Boone County

Updated: 02/20/2015 - Many criminals are getting tougher sentences. A change in the Boone County State’s Attorney’s Office is keeping criminals off our streets.

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Caruana Wants Revised Chase Policy

Updated: 01/27/2015 - Winnebago County Sheriff Gary Caruana continues to fill out hi8s staff and he hopes on new member to the force can help him revamp the county’s chase policy.

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Full Roll Out of Geographic Policing in Rockford

Updated: 01/18/2015 - Officers in Rockford experience their biggest change in decades, the full roll out of the geographic policing model. It’s meant to create stronger relationships between us and the officers who patrol our neighborhoods.

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Geopolicing Expands This Weekend

Updated: 01/16/2015 - After years of planning, Rockford's Police Department is just days away from switching to a new plan, expected to make the city safer.

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Police Cracking Down on Curfew

Updated: 01/15/2015 - Police Chief Chet Epperson says police will be cracking down on curfew times, and that parents could be the ones getting in trouble.

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Rockford Police Say Violent Crime Dropped in 2014

Posted: 01/14/2015 - Although it may not seem like it with the recent string of murders, Rockford Police say we are safer today than a year ago. Officers say crime dropped in 2014.

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Sheriff Meyers' Final Days in Charge

Updated: 11/26/2014 - After 47 years with the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department, Sheriff Dick Meyers is stepping down at the end of the week.

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