Sheriff Seeks Volunteers

A press release from McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim: Citizen Police Academy Applications Available The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for its 11-week Citizens’ Police Academy (CPA). The class will run every Wednesday starting September 9, 2015, with graduation set … Continue reading

Must Read: FEN’s “Judge Fines Sheriff’s Office For Withholding Zinke Report”

The Republican primary election for McHenry County Sheriff took place over a year ago, but a blatantly political act by former Sheriff Keith Nygren to protect his chosen successor, Undersheriff Andy Zinke, has resulted in Judge Thomas Meyer’s handing out … Continue reading

Details on Huntley Drug Raid

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: One Million Dollar Bond Set for Significant Drug Dealer after Search Warrant in Huntley A Huntley man living a luxury lifestyle, along with his wife and three other persons, were charged Wednesday … Continue reading

Winner of Sheriff’s Association Scholarship

A press release from McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim: Illinois Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship Award Announced Congratulations to Rebecca Bove, from McHenry, IL, who was awarded a $500 Illinois Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship through the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office. Rebecca will be attending the … Continue reading

Sheriff’s 911 Personnel Gain Certificates

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Communications Division Supervisors Receive National Certifications Recently, Communications Division Supervisors Bud Hicks and Brian Knop received their Emergency Number Professional (ENP) certifications with the National Emergency Number Association (NENA). This certification shows … Continue reading

Sheriff’s Office Spending Less

I asked the Sheriff’s Department to compare expenditures this year with a year ago. Business Manager Sandy Salgado compared expenditures for December, January and through the 20th of February for 2014 and 2015. The amount spent was $1 million less … Continue reading

Wisconsin Sex Offender Found Unregistered in Richmond

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Richmond Resident Arrested for Failure to Register as Sex Offender On February 27, 2015, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Marshals Service Task Force arrested Kevin D. Kellison of … Continue reading

Port Barrington Drug Overdose Death Arrest

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Drug-Induced Homicide Arrest On February 26, 2015, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force arrested Rolando Ramirez Aguilar of Wauconda, Illinois, for Drug-Induced Homicide. Members of the US Marshals Great Lakes … Continue reading

Looking at Things Political at the McHenry Expo

There were three places to take pictures of things political Saturday: Patriots United Breakfast featuring Turning Point USA’s Charlie Kirk at D’Andrea’s McHenry Chamber of Commerce’s Business Expo< at West High School/li> McHenry County Republican Party’s Lincoln Themed Dinner at … Continue reading