CL Police Roll Out Internet Reporting System

A press release from the Crystal Lake Police Department: Online Self-Reporting Now Available Through Crystal Lake Police Effective immediately, victims of minor criminal incidents that occur within the corporate limits of Crystal Lake have the option of using a self-reporting system instead … Continue reading

What Led to the Directed Verdicts of Acquittal in Lou Bianchi’s and Joyce Synek’s Criminal Cases

A U.S. Marshal told me he had spent three years sitting in courtrooms and never seen a directed verdict. I’ve seen one. It was when my 1982 Skinner for Congress campaign manager sued because I didn’t pay what he thought … Continue reading

Northwest Herald Suspends “No Commenting” Policy in Lou Bianchi’s Criminal Case

Comments have been closed on articles about criminal cases by the Northwest Herald since sometime earlier this year. On the felony indictment of McHenry County State’s Attorney, however, comments are being allowed. Just an observation. Draw your own conclusion. = … Continue reading

Huntley Police Investigating Linda Moore

After reading some of the detail of Grafton Township Attorney Ancel Glink’s March legal bill of over $36,400, it was pretty obvious that Keri-Lyn Krafthefer was communicating with Huntley Police Detective Kevin Keane about an investigation of Grafton Township Supervisor … Continue reading

The Difference Between Criminal and Civil Law Case

Thursday’s Daily Herald story by Jameel Naqvi has so many strands that I couldn’t deal with them all in one piece. One of the more stunning comments made by Huntley School District officials in Naqvi’s article confirming McHenry County Blog’s … Continue reading

The Difference Between Criminal and Civil Law Case

Thursday’s Daily Herald story by Jameel Naqvi has so many strands that I couldn’t deal with them all in one piece. One of the more stunning comments made by Huntley School District officials in Naqvi’s article confirming McHenry County Blog’s … Continue reading