175th Anniversary

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We are very excited to celebrate 175 years of service to the citizens of McHenry County!

The McHenry County Sheriff's Office has served McHenry County residents since 1837. The first jail consisted of two cells run by two deputies. The Sheriff and his family lived in the building and the Sheriff's wife cooked the inmates' meals. Click here to see how we got from there to one of the most technologically advanced departments in the state.

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Detective Michael Quick, a 12-year veteran of the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, was recently elected President of the Illinois Juvenile Officers As… Learn More

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