The Illinois Attorney General's Office has determined several Winnebago County board members violated the Illinois Open Meetings Act (OMA) by discussing details of a proposed 911 consolidation agreement during closed
The Illinois Attorney General’s Office has determined several Winnebago County board members violated the Illinois Open Meetings Act (OMA) by discussing details of a proposed 911 consolidation agreement during closed session.
Resident Officer Eric Thurmond on administrative leave, linked to ongoing criminal investigation by police
A Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office document, obtained by 13 Investigates, identifies a nationally known Rockford Police officer as part of an ongoing criminal and internal investigation.
Months after unexpectedly closing its doors, a former restaurant owner wants to make good on the gift cards sold to a handful of customers.
In a few weeks, hundreds of RPS 205 high schoolers will graduate and earn a diploma. But have all those students truly earned that degree?
On Father’s Day, a Belvidere man says he ended up bloody and beaten in the back of an ambulance. He says the people who put him there, were Belvidere Police officers.
Radon is a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas. It’s also a known carcinogen that’s the second leading cause of cancer behind smoking.
When Sara Frint saw $200 worth of charges on her I-PASS account, she knew something wasn’t right. What she didn’t know is the transponder she reported stolen months earlier, had racked up nearly $800 in charges.
A viewer reached out to 13 Investigates looking for help after he received a code violation from the City of Rockford.
When a Freeport woman saw how much her electric bill jumped she knew something was wrong. She couldn’t get answers from her supplier or Com Ed so she turned to 13 Investigates. What we found out is she’s one of many across Illinois getting overcharged and potentially scammed.
Last December, Governor Bruce Rauner signed off on a Opioid Helpline for the state.
Nearly 25 percent of all crashes involving pedestrians in Rockford happened on one of three roads. A lack of infrastructure is partially to blame, but 13 Investigates found there’s more to it than that.
Almost every major retailer you can think of offers a store credit card.
Rockford, 1981: Residents who live on a small piece of land along the southeast side of the city have no idea their drinking water is contaminated.
What if the water you drank was full of dangerous chemicals and you had no idea? That was the reality for thousands of people in Rockford decades ago. The problem has since been fixed but the question still remains: is their health at risk?
According to the Boone County State’s Attorney’s Office, 40-year-old Anthony Enos was sentenced to seven years for Predator Criminal Sexual Assault of a Child and seven years for Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse.
A Loves Park man faces charges for possessing child pornography, according to the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office.
BELVIDERE (WREX)- Belvidere Police are on scene of a bank robbery and suspicious package at the First National Bank on the corner of South State Street and U.S. 20.
The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office has Rueben Ramirez, Donovan Ramirez and Celestino Rocha in custody for allegedly stealing cars in Machesney Park.
MACHESNEY PARK (WREX)- A Machesney Park man is in custody, accused of having cocaine, marijuana and a stolen gun.