Updated: 04/26/2013 - Police rely on our help to put drug dealers behind bars, so we decided to look into the Rockford Police Department’s narcotics hotline.
Updated: 04/24/2013 - Domestic violence is a huge problem in the Stateline and the numbers prove it.
Updated: 04/24/2013 - UPDATE -- A man has been arrested and charged with alleged armed robbery after an investigation into a Machesney Park man who was beaten and had his laptop stolen after listing it on Craigslist.
Posted: 02/28/2013 - The Beloit Police issued the following statement about 50-year-old Todd Gupton's move to Beloit, Wisconsin.
Updated: 02/27/2013 - Monday night's deadly shooting at the fairgrounds valley housing complex renewed the push to keep that area safe.
Posted: 02/26/2013 - A drug-bust at a Stateline High School has led to two arrests.
Updated: 02/21/2013 - Crime is inevitable, but the amount of crime within a community can sometimes be controlled. That’s exactly what the Rockford Police Department is trying to do.
Posted: 02/17/2013 - Rockford Police Department has announced the 2013 Citizen’s Police Academy course.
Updated: 02/13/2013 - Rockford police believe they're narrowing in on a suspect, believed to be the man stealing purses off of women's shoulders.
Posted: 02/05/2013 - Some Rockford aldermen say they refuse to pass a new budget until they have enough information on the police department's new geo-policing plan. On Tuesday, the police chief opened up about the plan to one group of Rockford neighbors.
Posted: 01/31/2013 - A 23 News investigation has revealed Winnebago County has spent nearly $20,000 in the last couple of years, holding suspected illegal immigrants in the Winnebago County Jail, however sometimes they turn out to be U.S. citizens.
Updated: 02/01/2013 - Some drivers are finding loopholes in the first time DUI offender program. The IL Secretary of State’s office now wants drivers’ pictures taken every time they blow.
Posted: 01/24/2013 - Yellowstone County Attorney Scott Twito says he expects to file homicide charges Friday against one of two suspects in the kidnapping and murder of an Illinois man.
Posted: 01/21/2013 - Police Chief Chet Epperson has been blaming a lot of Rockford’s crime on repeat criminals, people who are on parole and just can't seem to get out of trouble. However, some jail statistics do not support that theory.
Updated: 01/15/2013 - Eight businesses have been burglarized on Broadway St. since Dec. 1, 2012.
Updated: 01/14/2013 - The Ogle County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery that took place just before 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 13 at the Citgo Gas station in the 400 block of Rt. 72 in Leaf River.
Posted: 01/09/2013 - Rockford Police met today to discuss how they fared last year when it came to fighting crime.