Jenner & Block Pulls Out of Illegal Alien McHenry County Jail Domestic Battery Case

On Monday, the powerhouse firm of Jenner & Block filed a motion withdrawing its representation of Niceforo Macedo-Hernandez, believed by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and ICE to be an illegal alien. The firm filed a 93-page brief Friday, September … Continue reading

LITH Pot Growing Operation Raided

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Clandestine Cannabis Operation Arrest On Monday, September 11, 2017, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force (which includes members of the Lake in the Hills Police Department) arrested Thomas Discher, … Continue reading

McHenry County State’s Attorney Partick Kenneally Argues TRUST Act Unconstitutional

Here is the motion on McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim’s behalf in the case of the illegal alien Niceforo Macedo-Hernandez now in the custody of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency: IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 22nd JUDICIAL CIRCUIT … Continue reading

Tribune Reports Latest on CL Man’s Not Getting the Result from the Trust Act He Expected

Niceforo Macedo-Hernandez, an illegal alien arrested for domestic battery last week and not released on bond by McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim, is now in the custody of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement. You can read the details here. … Continue reading

Expect TV Trucks at the Courthouse Wednesday

Chicago television stations will probably be ringing the Courthouse Wednesday for the results of  Niceforo Hernandez-Macedo’s hearing. The 20-year Crystal Lake resident, a landscaper by occupation, but not an American citizen, was arrested domestic battery, a misdemeanor. Friday, Sheriff Bill Prim … Continue reading

David McSweeney Urges Sheriff Bill Prim to Contact U.S. Justice Department re Illegals

State Rep. David McSweeney has urged McHenry County Sheriff to ask advice from the United States Attorney Jeff sessions with regard to how to react to Governor Bruce Rauner’s signing into law a bill entitled, “The Trust Act.” Sessions opposed … Continue reading

Sheriff Issues Statement on New “Trust” Act

From McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim: Illinois Trust Act The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office would like to issue the following statement. “We have a public act less than a week old with a sweeping effect that has yet to be … Continue reading

Details of the Judge’s Decision in Scott Milliman Case – His 2014 Deposition

More of Federal Judge Frederick Kapala’s decision that Scott Milliman was not wrongfully discharged by Sheriff Keith Nygren: Milliman’s 2014 Deposition in this Case In his deposition in this case, taken in September 2014, Milliman said that he was not maintaining … Continue reading

Details of the Judge’s Decision in Scott Milliman Case – After His Deposition

From Judge Frederick Kapala’s court decision dismissing former McHenry County Deputy Sheriff Scott Milliman’s suit for wrongful dismissal: Events Following Milliman’s 2010 Deposition After Milliman gave his 2010 deposition, Nygren and his subordinate, defendant Undersheriff Andrew Zinke, received copies of … Continue reading

Citizen Police Academies Offered by CL and Sheriff

Two press releases about learning more about police work: Citizen’s Police Academy Applications Available The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for its 11-week Citizen’s Police Academy (CPA). The class will run every Wednesday starting September 6, 2017, with graduation set for Wednesday, … Continue reading

Nail Gun Attacker in Cary Arrested for Attempted Murder & Home Invasion

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Attempt Murder/Home Invasion Sheriff Bill Prim announces the arrest of Edward J. Zegers, 52, of Cary, in connection with an attempted murder and home invasion that occurred on Sunday, July 2, … Continue reading

Arrests in Home Invasion Murder Up to Four

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Police Make Two More Arrests in Connection with Murder/Home Invasion Sheriff Bill Prim announces the arrests of Adam Morris, 44, of McCullom Lake, and Byron Howard, 36, of Wonder Lake in … Continue reading

Wonder Lake Man Arrested in Murder/Home Invasion

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Police Make Arrest in Connection with May 27th Murder/Home Invasion Sheriff Bill Prim announces the arrest of JARED J. FOX, 25, of Wonder Lake in connection with the Home Invasion / … Continue reading

Sheriff Seeks Citizen Help in Solving Robber-Murder

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Investigation of Murder/Home Invasion Continues The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and the McHenry County Major Investigation Assistance Team (MIAT) continue to actively investigate a reported home invasion that occurred in unincorporated … Continue reading

Sheriff’s Report on Enhanced Traffic Enforcement for Memorial Day Weekend

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: McHenry County Sheriff’s Office announces Memorial Day “Click it or Ticket” and “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” mobilization results The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office joined other state and local law … Continue reading

Sheriff’s Department Confirms Cherry Valley Road Home Seized

Popping up on my screen was a headline from the Woodstock Independent saying the following: “BV Mansion Seized Following Drug Raid” Strangely, nothing in the article is about the home’s seizure. Contacting the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office for verification of … Continue reading