Bail Set At $2 Million For Nicholas August, Charged With Raping Hostage After Robbing Rockford Credit UnionNicholas James August, 38, has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual assault, armed robbery, and aggravated unlawful restraint.
Nicholas August Charged With Robbery, Sexual Assault After Heritage Credit Union Standoff In RockfordNicholas August faces multiple charges after he took a woman hostage in Heritage Credit Union, which led to a nearly seven hour standoff.
Man Who Took Part In Rockford Carjacking Gets 21 YearsA man who was convicted of a carjacking in which a woman was pulled from her in car and pistol whipped in Rockford last year has been sentenced to state prison.
Rockford Man Admits Aiming Laser Pointer At AircraftA Rockford man has pleaded guilty to pointing a laser pointer at an aircraft.
Rockford Airport To Get $11 Million In Federal Grant FundingThe Chicago Rockford International Airport is getting a funding boost.
Rockford Physician Who Inappropriately Touched Patients Gets Prison TermA Rockford physician who pleaded guilty to aggravated battery after an investigation revealed he inappropriately touched three female patients has been sentenced to a second nine-year prison term.
Man Denies Killing Toddler, Dumping Body In LagoonProsecutors haven't said how Kyrian Knox died, but allege 44-year-old Kamel Harris killed the toddler before scattering the boy's weighted-down remains in the West Side lagoon.
Trial Begins For Man Charged With Dismembering Rockford BoyThe trial has started for a Rockford man charged in the death of a 2-year-old Rockford boy whose dismembered remains were found in 2015 in a Chicago lagoon.
ISP Trooper Brooke Jones-Story Killed In Traffic Crash On U.S. Route 20 Near RockfordAn Illinois State Police trooper was killed Thursday while making a traffic stop on U.S. Route 20 near IL Route 75 in Freeport, near Rockford, according to Illinois State Police.
Rockford Shooter Floyd Brown To Appear In Court TodayThe man charged with killing a McHenry County Sheriff's Deputy is due back in court today.
Funeral Set For McHenry County Sheriff's Deputy Jacob Keltner, Killed In Shooting At Rockford HotelLaw enforcement officers from across the country will gather in McHenry County on Wednesday to say goodbye to one of their own. Sheriffs’ Deputy Jacob Keltner was killed last week, when he was shot while helping a federal fugitive task force serve an arrest warrant at a hotel in Rockford.
A Letter From The Wife Of Slain McHenry County Deputy Jacob KeltnerMcHenry County Deputy Jacob Keltner's wife is speaking out after he was killed in a shooting at a Rockford hotel Thursday morning.
Man Charged In Murder Of Deputy At Rockford Hotel Due In CourtThe man charged with killing a McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy at a Rockford hotel was scheduled to make his first court appearance Monday.
Law Enforcement, Onlookers Honor Fallen Deputy Jacob Keltner As He Arrives At Funeral HomeThe body of slain deputy Jacob Keltner, who was killed in Thursday's shooting in Rockford, was taken to a funeral home where loved ones will begin the process of saying goodbye.
Suspected Rockford Shooter Hospitalized, Expected In Court Next WeekThe man who shot and killed a McHenry County deputy is still in the hospital but is expected in court next week, police say.