Jail Contract Up

The McHenry County Board’s Law and Justice Committee has a contract for Correctional Officers before it next Tuesday before the County Board meeting at 9. The cost implications can be seen below: On October 8th the Human Resources Committee will … Continue reading

Dwight Maness Funeral Sat.

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Funeral Arrangements for Deputy Dwight Maness September 16, 2015 In conjunction with the family, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office announce the funeral arrangements for Deputy Dwight Maness, who passed away Monday. … Continue reading

Prim Gets 6-Months to See if Fed Jailing Worthwhile

After cutting jail expenses since he took office in December, McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim asked County Board approval to continue housing ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) and U.S. Marshal detainees and prisoners for another six months. Wonder Lake’s John … Continue reading

Committee Approves Six-Month ICE Extension

At nine months on the job, Sheriff Bill Prim is asking McHenry County Board permission for a six months longer to decide on whether to keep housing Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainees in the McHenry County Jail. He gained … Continue reading

Landscape Equipment Theft Arrests

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office: LANDSCAPING EQUIPMENT FOCUS OF AREA BURGLARY PAIR, SHERIFF CHARGES Two Marengo men were arrested and charged Friday with a series of area burglaries that netted more than 40 pieces of commercial-grade … Continue reading