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Marion Police Report

MARION – The following information was released by the Marion Police Department on Thursday, October 21, 2021. Sierra Hampton, 26, of West Frankfort has been issued a citation for Retail Theft at Walmart on October 20, 2021. Kelly Prill, 43, of Marion has been issued a citation for Retail Theft at Walmart on October 20,

Southern Illinois COVID-19 Information

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – Click on the links below to see the latest COVID-19 information from our local health departments.  Egyptian Health Department Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department Hamilton County Health Department Jackson County Health Department Jefferson County Health Department Perry County Health Department Southern Seven Health Department Illinois Department of Public Health

Herrin Police Report

HERRIN – The following information was released by the Herrin Police Department on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. Jason T. Raymer Age 27From: Herrin, ILArrested on 10-06-21 for driving while suspended. William K. McDowell Age 54From: Herrin, ILArrested on 10-07-21 for resisting/obstructing a peace officer. Jacy T. Plunkett Age 19From: Herrin, ILArrested on 10-08-21 for driving

ISP Investigating Officer-involved Shooting at Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office in McLeansboro

UPDATED 11:53 a.m.   MCLEANSBORO – The Illinois State Police at the request of the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department and the McLeansboro Police Department is investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened early Wednesday morning at the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office in McLeansboro.   According to a press release from ISP, at 12:20 a.m., a Hamilton