Schuyler County Sheriff
Sheriff Bill Redshaw

217.322.4366

RUSHVILLE WEATHER


Jeff Boyd
Chief Deputy Sheriff


Joe Redshaw
Deputy Sheriff


Joe Rebman
Deputy Sheriff


Bernie Bedwell
Deputy Sheriff


Josh White
Deputy Sheriff


Chad Phillips
Deputy Sheriff


Adam Demaree
Deputy Sheriff


James Ward
Deputy Sheriff

July 26, 2021

Schuyler Co Sheriff Bill Redshaw reports the following activity in Schuyler Co for the week of July 19-July 26 July 19 Amber Brummett of Jackson, MI was cited for Speeding 85mph in a 55mph zone & Operating an Uninsured Vehicle July 20 Marelyn Martinez-Nateras of Macomb was cited for Speeding 78mph in a 55mph zone July 22 Mulibwa Mwanza of Rockford was arrested on a Schuyler Co Warrant with a $375 cash bond, Mwanza posted bond and was released July 24 A juvenile of Beardstown was cited for Operating an Uninsured Vehicle & Speeding 82mph in a 55mph zone Timothy Kindhart of Rushville was cited for Driving While License Revoked, Speeding 71mph in a 55mph zone & Operating an Uninsured Vehicle A juvenile of Rushville was driving a 2004 Mazda 3 and was travelling southbound on RT 99 and struck a tree that was lying in the roadway due to the rain/wind storm. No injuries were reported Curtis Brown of Frederick was arrested on a Schuyler Co Warrant with a bond amount of $3000 with 10% to apply, Brown posted $300 and was released July 25 McKenzi Simon of Rushville was cited for Domestic Battery Benarji Kurapotis Anupam of Macomb was cited for Speeding mph in a 55mph zone 10 Verbal Warnings 3 Assisting other Agencies 2 Motorist Assists 2 Warrants were executed 2 Summons were served Scams calls are still being made, please never give out your personal information and no one will call you to say you have a warrant out for your arrest. Please just hang up. If you see any suspicious activity please do not hesitate to contact our office, we are open 24/7, our number is 217-322-4366 All persons are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law Schuyler Co Sheriff Bill Redshaw reports the following activity in Schuyler Co for the week of July 12-19 July 13 Ramon Bosques of Beardstown was cited for Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident. Bosques was driving a 2006 Chevy Equinox and was headed east on RT 103 near Sugar Grove Rd when he rear-ended Julio Villagomez-Torrez of Beardstown who was driving a 2013 Chevy Cruze Carmi Zingoula of Beardstown was cited for Speeding 75mph in a 55mph zone July 14 Dontrex Williams of East St. Louis was cited for Driving While License Suspended & Window Tint 5% Aaron Winner of Rushville was driving a 2010 Ford Pick-up and rear-ended Jonathan Angel of Rushville who was driving a 2020 Honda Sedan. Winner & Angel were both travelling eastbound on RT 24, Angel was stopped on Rt 24 to turn in a driveway Shawn Taylor of Golden was driving a 2016 Kia Sorento and struck a deer on RT 24 near Rt 103 July 15 Caleb Turnquist of Astoria was driving a 2007 Ford F150 and struck a deer on Bader Rd July 16 Raiden Mahon of Gridley was cited for Speeding 78mph in a 55mph zone Tommie Mitchell of Clarksdale, MS was driving a 2019 Kenworth and was travelling South on Center Ridge Rd near Lat Iron Rd when the trailerís tries left the roadway on the west side of the road while Mitchell was negotiation a curve, the trailer went into the ditch & causing the trailer to roll onto its side Robert Campbell of Beardstown was driving a 2018 Harley Davidson Touring and struck a deer on Rt 100 near Rining Lane Halie Moranville of Frederick was driving a 2002 Ford F150 and struck a deer on Adams Rd near Unger Lane July 17 Kelsi Wyss of Manito was cited for Speeding 77mph in a 55mph zone William Thompson of Rushville was driving a 2017 Ford Fusion and was travelling north on Beardstown Rd when Thompson veered across the road & struck a mailbox owned by Ed Page of Rushville July 18 Jeffrey Heaton of Rushville was cited for Disobeying a Traffic Control Device. Heaton failed to yield the right of way, causing Christine Smith of Springfield, who was driving a 2020 Honda Sedan, to strike Heaton. Passengers in both vehicles were transported to CMH & St. Johnís in Springfield. Gerardo Zamora-Martinez of Delavan was driving a 2009 Honda Accord and struck a deer on Rt 100 near Hell Ridge Rd July 19 Cheifry Tavarez of Beardstown was arrested on a Schuyler Co Warrant with a bond amount of $1500 with 10% to apply, Tavarez posted &150 bond and was released 2 Verbal Warnings 1 Assisting other Agencies 3 Animal Complaints were reported & handled 1 Motorist Assist 38 Business & Personal Property checks were conducted 1711 Miles were patrolled 1 Warrant was executed Please report and suspicious activity to our office at 217-322-4366 All persons are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law


Mission Statement

The mission of the Schuyler County Sheriff's Department is to attain the highest quality of life and security for all who live, work, learn, and visit in the county of Schuyler. We shall do this by working with all law enforcement agencies and the community to promote safety and reduce crime.

 

 

Primary Goals

Goal #1-Public Safety; Provide a secure environment that will foster residential, commercial and cultural advancement within Schuyler County.


Goal #2-Efficient and Effective Service; Provide quality services through the cost efficient and effective utilization of Departmental resources.


Goal #3-Leadership in the Community; Enhance the law enforcement leadership by providing high quality law enforcement services emphasizing fair treatment of citizens.


Goal #4-Partnership; Achieve effective citizen, police personnel, public and private agencies cooperation to improve the quality of life and enhance public safety.


Goal #5-Professional Personnel; Provide a highly motivated and trained work force which is professional, ethical and representative of the community it serves.

 


Code of Ethics

As law enforcement officers, our fundamental duty is to serve mankind, to safeguard lives and property, to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or intimidation and the peaceful against violence or disorder, and to respect the Constitutional Rights of all men to liberty, equality and justice. I will keep my private life unsullied as an example to all. I will maintain courageous and calm in the face of danger, scorn or ridicule. I will develop self-restraint and be constantly mindful of the welfare of others. Honest in thought and deed in both my personal and official life. I will be exemplary in obeying the laws of the land and the regulations of my Department. Whatever I see or hear of a confidential nature of that which is confided to me in my official capacity will be kept ever secret unless revelation is necessary in the performance of my duty. I will never act officiously or permit personal feelings, prejudices, animosities, or friendships to influence my decisions. With no compromise for crime and with relentless prosecution of criminals, I will enforce the law courteously and appropriately without fear or favor, malice or ill will, never employing unnecessary force or violence and never accepting gratuities. I recognize the badge of my office as a symbol of public faith, and I accept it as a public trust to be held so long as I am true to the ethics of the police service. I will constantly strive to achieve these objectives and ideals, dedicating myself before my profession: Law Enforcement.

Schuyler County
Sheriff's Office

 


216 W Lafayette St

Rushville, IL 62681

 

217.322.4366




 

 

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