More Headlines

Prisoner Re-entry Program in Rockford

Posted: 05/31/2012 - Local leaders aren't waiting around for any formal decisions from Springfield. They're moving forward with plans to help prisoners transition back into society.

Read More

Inside Ceasefire Rockford

23 News WIFR

Updated: 06/18/2012 - Ceasefire's current budget is $200,000. That pays four case workers and one "violence interrupter" to pound the streets at night, looking for people living in violent parts of the community.

Read More

Belvidere Police Announce Cinco De Mayo Campaign Results

Posted: 05/08/2012 - The Belvidere Police department received funding from the Illinois Department of Transportation to hire off duty officers from April 27- May 6. Officers conducted 77 traffic stops that resulted in:

Read More

More Teens Taking Hits as Pot Use Climbs

Posted: 05/02/2012 - A new survey of young people by The Partnership at Drugfree.org says nearly 1 in 10 teens light up at least 20 or more times a month.

Read More

Man Wanted in 1988 Arizona Murder Arrested in Roscoe

Updated: 04/17/2012 - On Monday April 16, 2012 members of the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Police assisted Detectives from the Phoenix Arizona Police Department in the apprehension of a murder suspect.

Read More

Tattling on Teen Drivers

23 News WIFR

Updated: 06/18/2012 - If you've ever watched a teen driver and wanted to call their parents...now you can. It's called Tell On Me.

Read More

OSS: K-9 Drug Searches and Racial Profiling

Updated: 04/12/2012 - Rockford Police are trying to protect themselves from accusations of racial profiling by keeping track of when they call in the dogs. It's because of a new law that requires police to keep data some may find questionable.

Read More

Rockford Burglaries on the Rise

Updated: 04/11/2012 - Police say burglary is up for the third month in a row this year in Rockford and people are fed up.

Read More

Murder Suspect to be Released in November

Updated: 03/28/2012 - Judge Ronald White has dropped the homicide charges against Antwon Maxey--one of three men accused in the first murder of 2011. He will be discharged from prison in November.

Read More

Stolen Catalytic Converters

Posted: 03/15/2012 - Drivers beware: thefts of catalytic converters are on the rise. They are being sawed off cars and carried away.

Read More

Fraudulent Check Scam Alert

Posted: 03/13/2012 - The Rockford Police Department would like to remind our citizens to beware of fraudulent checks being mailed to your homes.

Read More
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
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability