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UPDATE: Officer Cleared in January 2012 Fatal Shooting

Posted: 06/21/2012 - Rockford Police Officer Amado Soria was involved in an on-duty shooting incident. The shooting incident occurred in the 300 block of North Longwood and resulted in the death of Phillip K. Johnson.

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Winn. Co. Sheriff to Add New Task Force

Updated: 01/26/2012 - The Winnebago County Sheriff's Office is gearing up to recover from some budget cuts and hire five new officers. The new hires are making way for a new crime fighting task force.

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Gun Crime in Rockford

Updated: 01/25/2012 - In 2011, Rockford confiscated 251 guns linked to crimes.

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Law Enforcement Casino Concerns

Updated: 01/17/2012 - One part of this story that isn't being talked about much is what the casino means for public safety.

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Domestic Violence in Janesville

Domestic violence

Updated: 01/16/2012 - A Janesville man allegedly murdered his girlfriend last week and hid her body under the stairs.

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Loves Park Police Usher in New Evidence System

Updated: 01/09/2012 - The Loves Park Police have been using an evidence system that hasn't been updated in more than a decade, but with a new year comes much needed changes.

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Bank Robberies Down in Winn. Co.

Posted: 01/03/2012 - According to the FBI, bank robberies fell again last year. In 2012, robbers hit only seven Winnebago County banks.

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Women and Guns: Ownership Numbers Grow

Posted: 12/30/2011 - Here’s something unexpected: gun sales skyrocketed this holiday season and a surprising number of new owners are women.

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Rockford Robbery Stats

Updated: 12/23/2011 - This year’s Rockford robbery statistics might surprise you: 43 percent have ended with an arrest.

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Police Chaplain Expansion

Updated: 12/08/2011 - A fairly new program aimed to help local law enforcement officers through the stresses of the job is expanding to police agencies without chaplain services.

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Ceasefire Returns to Rockford

Posted: 12/07/2011 - Ceasefire is back in Rockford with 200 thousand dollars to spend and brand new leadership.

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Heroin Hurting Stateline

Updated: 06/18/2012 - According to the Winnebago County Coroner's office 19 people overdosed on heroin this year alone. The drug has taken the lives of about 70 people in the last three years.

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Stateline Police Sweep for Drug Dealers

Updated: 11/30/2011 - Neighborhood watch has been taken to a whole new level. Police removed tens of thousands of dollars worth of drugs from our community all thanks to a few concerned phone calls.

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Crime Stoppers Hits More Electronic Billboards

Updated: 11/30/2011 - Many of us drive by them every day: electronic billboards that advertise different products and companies. You may have noticed an advertisement of a different kind: Crime Stoppers 'wanted' mugs.

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