Rockford and Carol Stream Tie for Most DUI Arrests
"Don't drink and drive" are four words that you've probably heard a million times, yet despite all the warnings, lots of people still do it. And, here in Rockford, they're getting arrested for it more than almost anywhere in the state of Illinois.
Four Arrested Following Search of Rockford Home
Four Rockford residents are in police custody following a search of a home of the city's southeast side.
According to a press release, members of the Rockford Police Department began an investigation after receiving complaints about a home at 2520 Wisconsin Road...
Additional Arrests Made in Recent Rockford Carjackings
Additional arrests now have been made in the wake of a string of recent carjackings in Rockford.
According to a press release, the Rockford Police Department and the Northern Illinois Auto Theft Task Force interviewed ten juveniles and one adult yesterday about the crimes...
2 Arrested, 2 More Charged in Rockford Warehouse Fire
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Two men have been arrested and another two indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with a Rockford warehouse fire in January.
The U.S. Department of Justice says 51-year-old George Bacus of Niles and 37-year-old Jeremiah Clement of Des Plaines, were arrested and cha…
Federal Officers: Rockford Gang Members Arrested
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Federal law enforcement officials say they have arrested at least 10 Rockford-area gang members on gun- and narcotics-related charges.
Ten men were arrested Wednesday on charges including selling cocaine and conspiring to possess and sell stolen firearms...
Rockford Ranks First For DUI Arrests In Illinois
For the seventh straight year the Rockford Police Department ranks first in the state in DUI arrests. That's according to an annual study by The Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists, which excludes Chicago from the list due to its size.
Rockford officers compiled 556 arrests in 2013...