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ISP Announces Special Traffic Enforcement Patrols

Posted: 10/25/2012 - Illinois State Police District 16 Commander, Captain James Alexander, announced today that officers will conduct special Traffic Enforcement Patrols (sTEP) from November 1st through November 30th, 2012, in Winnebago County.

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Illinois Men Caught after 100mph in Rock County

Updated: 10/22/2012 - About 3:30 this morning, a Deputy from the Rock County Sheriff’s Office located a stolen SUV from Illinois in the area of East Racine Street and I-90 westbound in Janesville. Prior to the Deputy initiating a traffic stop, the driver accelerated to a high rate of speed onto I-90/39 westbound

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New Ammo for Winn. Co. Concealed Carry Ordinance

Updated: 10/17/2012 - A well-know constitutional law scholar says Winn. Co. Board members should feel free to vote "yes" for a concealed carry ordinance that defies Illinois law. Board members would not face legal trouble for supporting the measure.

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Child Porn Conviction: Outcry Over Laws

Updated: 10/17/2012 - A Belvidere man gets ten years in prison for having one of the Stateline’s largest ever collections of child pornography.

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New Clues in 2009 Missing Man Case

Updated: 10/11/2012 - He disappeared 3 years ago and now there are some new clues for those trying to find out what happened to Mark Miller.

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UPDATE: Murder Suspect Arrested

Updated: 10/25/2012 - Rockford Police are investigating a beating death at a residence on 2300 block of Belden Street on Rockford’s West Side.

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Safety Video Goes Viral

Updated: 08/07/2012 - A new video tells people what they should do when a shooter opens fire in a public place.

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Drug Bust in Loves Park

Posted: 08/02/2012 - Diane Balcom's home was destroyed by the mobile park owner on Aug. 2, before her three daughters, ages 8, 13, and 16 had a chance to remove their personal belongings.

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Participate in the 29th Annual National Night Out

Updated: 07/27/2012 - The 29th Annual National Night Out, a unique crime/drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 7th, 2012. We cordially invite you and your community to be a part of our NIGHT OUT 2012 team.

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Summer Domestic Violence Skyrockets

Updated: 07/25/2012 - This summer domestic violence has become an epidemic in Winnebago County. In June Rockford Police say there were 419 reported incidents of abuse - in other words, someone got hurt by a loved one every two hours.

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Prostitution Arrests

Updated: 1:22 PM - On July 23, 2012 members of the Rockford Police Department M3 Street Team conducted a prostitution operation within the City of Rockford.

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Operation Clean Sweep: By the Numbers, Sort Of

Updated: 07/18/2012 - Operation Clean Sweep started in October, 2012. Hundreds of law enforcement officers and their agencies joined forced to serve warrants, check on parolees, and find drug dealers.

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Anti-Police Video Made in Rockford Goes Viral; Rappers Apologize

Updated: 07/04/2012 - A music video made in Rockford and posted on YouTube has been viewed more than 4,500 times in the last week. It's a re-make of the famous NWA song "F*** tha Police," except local rappers re-wrote the lyrics about incidents that have happened in Rockford over the last few years, including police-involved shootings.

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60-year-old Man Arrested 60 Times

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Posted: 07/02/2012 - A local man has been arrested more than 60 times over the course of his life..and he's just 60 years old.

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