Route 31 (Richmond Road) south of Ringwood Road (Image capture August 2019 ©2022 Google)
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2 Dead in Burning Compact SUV After Crash with Tree on Route 31 South of Ringwood Rd in McHenry County

The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, Johnsburg Police Department, and the McHenry Township Fire and Rescue Department responded about 5:05 a.m.Saturday, September 3, 2022 to a single vehicle car vs tree crash on Route 31 south […]

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House Fire Severely Damages Home and Causes Minor Damage to Home Next-Door on Stickley Ln in Lake in the Hills

Huntley Fire Protection District firefighters responded about 2:20 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, 2022 to a report of a house in the block of 200 Stickley Lane in Lake in the Hills. Firefighters reported a smoke […]

McHenry County Sheriff's Office Deputy Jacob Keltner
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Federal Jury Convicts Former Springfield, Illinois Resident with the Killing of Special Deputy U.S. Marshal Jacob Keltner

ROCKFORD — A federal jury in Rockford today convicted a former Springfield, Illinois resident in connection with the killing of Special Deputy U.S. Marshal/McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Jacob Keltner. The jury found Floyd E. Brown, […]

Streit Road looking east from and US 14 (Image capture December 2021 ©2022 Google)
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McHenry County MIAT Investigating Shooting of Male that Approached Sheriff’s Deputies with a Firearm at Home on Streit Rd

McHenry County Sheriff’s deputies and firefighters and paramedics from Harvard Fire Protection District responded just after 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 1, 2022 to a check for well-being at a house in the block of 19900 […]

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Body Found After Vehicle Fire Was Extinguished at Blissdale Rd and Jackson Rd, Southwest of Marengo

McHenry County Sheriff’s deputies responded about 1:50 a.m. Friday, February 4, 2022 for a motorist assist at the intersection of Blissdale Road and Jackson Road southwest of Marengo in Riley Township. When deputies arrived they […]

LaBurron Jackson, convicted Involuntary Sex Servitude of a Minor Less than 17 years-old (SOURCE: Illinois Department of Corrections)
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Absconder Parolee, Wanted on Felony Arrest Warrant Arrested After 9-Hour Standoff at Algonquin Hotel

Algonquin police officers responded about 10:53 a.m. October 27, 2021 to a report of suspicious person at the Holiday Inn Express, 2595 Bunker Hill Drive in Algonquin. During their investigation, officers discovered that a guest […]