Update-Winnebago County State's Attorney responds to Chief Epperson's opinion that bond for violent crime criminals are too low.
Dezarae Sewell, 19, has died 10 days after being shot in the head on Oakley Street. Her boyfriend told Eyewitness News that he was the intended target since he was a gang member.
Dominic Williams, 21, is charged with armed robbery after police say he and an accomplice tried to rob three men in a driveway Sunday night.
After numerous shootings in a short amount of time, including an officer involved shooting Monday night, the neighborhood surrounding Rockton avenue and Bruce speak out against the growing rate of violence.
Rockford-Police acquiring safe houses to keep a constant presence in the community, and to help fight crime.
ROCKFORD -- Drakaar Malone has been sentenced to 7 and half years in prison in the death Robert Wilson.
Loves Park- Police will monitor twelve intersections to figure out why there have been more accidents within the past year.
Lt. Carla Redd among those promoted, becoming first African-American woman to attain that rank in Rockford Police Dept.
ROCKFORD - The hearing between Epperson and the Board of Fire and Police Commission will finally happen.
Rockford-State Representative John Cabello suggest bringing back death penalty for cop killers and those who commit heinous crimes.
Rockford- City decides on geopolicing locations
Rockford- Aldermen do not want district one's geopolicing headquarters to be located at former Roscerance Ware Center
Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey tells Eyewitness News he wants to draft a regional pursuit policy.
When should police chase, and when should they not? Eyewitness News investigates in the wake or recent crashes during chases which took innocent lives.
Dixon-Dixon police and Lee County Sheriff's working on a program to help Stateliners remember non emergency number.
Rockford-Christopher Sims went to Ferguson last weekend to show support for the family of Michael Brown
Loves Park- Loves Park has had more than fifty people flee from them so far this year. They hope revising an ordinance will help curb that.
Springfield- The cameras would be paid off by adding a six dollar surcharge on fines for criminal or traffic offense convictions. Supporters say the increase could raise up to six million dollars per year.
ROCKFORD - A judge rules against the Rockford Police Chief in jurisdiction case.
the police department gets three new vehicles to help keep drugs out of their town.
Police say women were working out of east side hotels.
Harlan Jefferson says his van was hit by gunfire that was fired by a Boone County Sheriff's Deputy.
Rockford city council holds a weekend budget retreat
The Northern Illinois Training Advisory Board held its annual evasive driving class for Stateline agencies
NIU hoping to have a safe and fun homecoming.
Parker died last Thursday when she was driving her Chrysler Sebring, when her car was hit by a speeding pickup truck being driven by Dennis Miskoz during a police pursuit
A woman with a prostitution record arrested by Rockford's Police Chief
A Rockford man is found dead inside his Sawyer home.
Rockford Police reach out to church pastors in an effort to build community trust.
The Rockford Police Department looks toward the future as fifteen new officers are sworn in.
Members of the NAACP say last November's shooting of Demetrius Bennett needs more scrutiny.