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Algonquin police sergeant receives ‘Officer of the Year’ award for saving two suicidal subjects

An Algonquin Police Department sergeant was selected as “Officer of the Year” for his actions in deescalating and saving two different armed suicidal subjects in 2020. The McHenry County Chiefs of Police Association selected Sergeant Robert Salazar of the Algonquin Police Department on Tuesday. Salazar was one of seven nominees for the award. The others […]

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3 families displaced after fire damages multi-unit townhome complex in Algonquin

Three families were displaced late Wednesday evening after heavy flames damaged a multi-unit townhome complex in Algonquin, fire officials said. The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District responded around 11 p.m. Wednesday to the 2600 block of Williamsburg Drive in Algonquin for a report of a structure fire. Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Deputy Fire […]

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Major Investigations Team called after woman found shot in Lake in the Hills

The Major Investigations Team was called to investigate after police officers discovered a woman shot at a Lake in the Hills apartment building while responding to a 911 call. The Lake in the Hills Police Department and Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District responded around 9 p.m. Friday to an apartment building in the […]