The First Electric Newspaper’s Case for Making Sheriff’s Department’s Report on Andy Zinke’s Rita Corp. Actions Public

Here’s something to chew on for the weekend. It’s attorney Mary Gardner’s memo on behalf of The First Electric Newspaper‘s attempt to enforce a Freedom of Information request filed for the investigative report by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department’s exonerating … Continue reading

Assistant State’s Attorney Michael Combs’ Letter about Problems with McHenry Police Dept. Cases

As you can see, the Northwest Herald scooped other media on the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s having concluded that former McHenry Policeman Dale Hojnacki “may have tampered with narcotics evidence.” The paper even published a copy of the letter to … Continue reading

Passport Fraud & Narcotics Trafficking Take-Down in Sting Operation

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: TWO DOZEN MEMBERS AND ASSOCIATES OF BELIZEAN BLOODS STREET GANG FACING FEDERAL NARCOTICS AND PASSPORT FRAUD CHARGES CHICAGO — A federal investigation of alleged passport fraud and narcotics trafficking by members and … Continue reading

Crystal Lake Oriole Street Resident Cassidy Villarreal Arrested on Narcotics Charge

A press release from the Crystal Lake Police Department: On Friday, July 22, 2011 members of the Crystal Lake Police Targeted Response Unit, in conjunction with the Illinois State Police North Central Narcotics Task Force and the McHenry County Sheriff’s … Continue reading

U.S. Marshals and Sheriff’s Office Raid Hebron Home

United States Marshals raided a Hebron home this morning in cooperation with McHenry County Sheriff’s personnel. “It’s still a pending investigation,” Sheriff’s Lt. Andy Zinke told me Friday morning. Zinke is in the Narcotics Division of the Sheriff’s Department. “We’ve … Continue reading

U.S. Marshals and Sheriff’s Office Raid Hebron Home

United States Marshals raided a Hebron home this morning in cooperation with McHenry County Sheriff’s personnel. “It’s still a pending investigation,” Sheriff’s Lt. Andy Zinke told me Friday morning. Zinke is in the Narcotics Division of the Sheriff’s Department. “We’ve … Continue reading