No Rule Against Fixing Private Vehicles in McHenry County Sheriff’s Garage

Over the years there have been reports of private cars having their oil changed and being repaired by McHenry County Sheriff’s Department personnel with the use of taxpayer-funded supplies. The name of a member of the County Board even came … Continue reading

Who’s Driving Cars in the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department?

Some readers suggested that a list of McHenry County Sheriff’s Department employees assigned cars might be interesting. OK. You see it below. Tell me what’s significant? I’m assuming that the names listed are employees, except for the one that says, … Continue reading

Damage to Wrecked Sheriff’s Car – $18,178.53 to “Total Loss”

Here’s the tree that McHenry County Sheriff’s Squad Car 558 hit the Wednesday before last. It appears barely damaged. A little bark missing, but that’s all. More views of the incident here. When the Sheriff’s Department sent out requests to … Continue reading

Route 47 Closed by Major Two-Car Accident

As I was heading to the McHenry County Courthouse complex for the Republican Party-sponsored Chicago Food Pantry food giveaway, a Woodstock Police car came screaming down Business 14 and turned onto Route 47. It was easy to tell that this … Continue reading