Code 9 Project

This award winning powerful documentary (available on ) explores the darker side of law enforcement as it tells the stories of police officers and their families who are now suffering the mental anguish of the careers they chose. Code 9 explores the impacts of the stress and trauma the job causes and if left untreated can result in PTSD. Code 9 offers solutions do the massive problem First Responders are dealing with. Visit for more info.


PTSD Affects First Responders Facing Traumatic Events in the Line of Duty

Local Department Provides Peer to Peer Counseling

ROCKFORD - A burned out home, crime scene tape, teddy bears, and candles reveal a horrific crime: a mother and her three children found burned to death in the same house. Investigators are calling it a murder.

And for the first responders who found the remains, the tough memories can last a lifetime.