Services Set For Rockford Police Officer Killed In Traffic StopOutside Rockford's Unitarian Universalist Church, friends, coworkers and people who never met 30-year-old Police Officer Jaimie Cox lit candles for a vigil.
Rockford Officer Killed After Traffic Stop ShootingOfficer Jaimie Cox, 30, radioed for additional help shortly after making a traffic stop near State Street and Dawn Avenue.
12-Year-Old Rockford Boy Shot, Killed In Possible Attempted RobberyPolice are searching for the suspect who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy as he was riding an ATV in an alley on Wednesday evening.
Prom Dress Guidelines Lead To Body Shaming AccusationAn Illinois high school is being accused of body shaming after releasing guidelines on how girls should dress for the prom.
Woman Pleads Guilty To Taking $4K In Unearned Payments From IDHSJanene Wright-Stephenson, 50, pleaded guilty Jan. 27 to a class 3 felony count of theft. She was ordered to pay $4,468.75 in restitution.
Bank Robber Fatally Shot By Security Guard In RockfordThe robber walked into the bank and began shooting, and an armed bank security officer returned fire, police said.
Rockford Airport Expanding Space For Cargo AircraftChicago Rockford International Airport is expanding space for cargo aircraft with the help of nearly half a million dollars in federal money.
DeKalb County Prosecutors Say Conviction In 1957 Cold Case Murder Should Be OverturnedProsecutors in DeKalb County have said the conviction of a 76-year-old man in the 1957 murder of a 7-year-old girl, because newly obtained phone records show he could not possibly have abducted her.
Aurora Priest Charged With Sexually Abusing Two Children Younger Than 13Alfredo Pedraza Arias, 49, was charged with two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a minor, according to the Kane County state’s attorney’s office.
Police Seek Person Of Interest In Case Of Dismembered Child Found In LagoonChicago Police are searching for a person of interest wanted for questioning in connection with the death of a child found dismembered in the Garfield Park lagoon in September. The person of interest was not identified.
FBI's Violent Crime Statistics For Every City In AmericaThe FBI's violent crime report is not a ranking — there are no winners, no losers. Mostly, these statistics are here to help individual cities track their crime over long periods of time...
Grandmother 'Not Returning Home Until We Know Something' About Missing ToddlerKyrian Knox, 2, was reported missing Sept. 17, but police have said they believe he was last seen around Aug. 20. On Labor Day weekend, police found the severed hands, feet, and head of an unidentified toddler in the Garfield Park lagoon, but Kyrian's family does not believe those remains are Kyrian's.