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City of Rockford announces law enforcement pilot program

ROCKFORD -- City officials, on Wednesday, announced the launch of a pilot program that will partner police officers with mental health professionals. “This new model will provide law enforcement with appropriate alternatives to arrest,”…

Talks about police body cameras begin at City Hall

ROCKFORD -- The Rockford City Council's Finance & Personnel Committee voted unanimously Monday to accept recommendations to equip police officers with body cameras. The vote sends the matter to the full council for discussion.…