County Defense Costs on Milliman Wrongful Termination Case Mounting

Former Deputy Sheriff Scott Milliman filed a wrongful termination suit against the Keith Nygren Sheriff’s regime. The lawyer’s fees started for McHenry County in August, 2011. They have been getting higher every month. Most of the legal fees have gone … Continue reading

Sheriff Looking for New Deputies

Must be some retirements in the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department because Bill Prim is looking for applicants for Deputy Sheriff. The press release is below: Taking Applications for Sheriff’s Deputies The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office is currently taking applications for … Continue reading

McHenry & Walworth County Sheriffs to Cooperate More Formally

The following item on the McHenry County Law & Justice Committee agenda on Monday, November 2nd, caught my attention: Resolution Approving a Mutual Aid Agreement Between the Walworth County Sheriff’s Office and the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office The resolution says, … Continue reading

Sheriff Warns of “Gypsy” Scams

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Sheriff’s Office Warns of Recent “Gypsy” Scams The McHenry County and the Boone County Sheriff’s Office are investigating two recent “gypsy” scams both targeting elderly victims in rural areas. The incidents occurred … Continue reading

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