Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Trending on the Journal

Recent Comments

Sv3 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You are willing then to hand over a debatable amount of 25 million dollars? Without a plan, without any allocation of properties? All on the ridiculous idea it's unsafe for the employees? The county will get sued is the latest argument.... In the most secure supermax prisons lawsuits I'm sure are most common. So forgive me for not trusting the government to handle our money reasonably.…
DaveVictor - Darin LaHood announces candidacy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
He sounds like a real firecracker.
1950Brutus - Tom Schweich spokesman Spence Jackson found dead - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Don't you think it is a little early for speculations? At least wait until he is in the ground.
SilenceDogood22 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
So if we are going to take care of ourselves, should we shut the jail down, eliminate the Sheriff's department, shut down the road commission, shut down the fire department, and just let the neighbors bring over buckets of water when our house is on fire? Or get out our ropes and hang folks in the street for stealing horses? I'm about as capitalist and right wing as they come. I'll…
hug_a_bear - Tom Schweich spokesman Spence Jackson found dead - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
While every one is fighting over whether he is really dead or not, no one finds it strange that this guy and his boss both shot themselves in the same month. Maybe they were both were involved in something bad enough that they felt this was the only option.

Most Popular

12 yr old boy shot and killed Sat morning Updated

Reward now offered for info on shooting of Quincy 12 yr old

Wagner and Griggs capture state title

Schock says he leaves Congress with sadness, humility

Happy Easter from Quincy Mall

Fishing For Freedom Registration Now Open

Mid-America Military Salute to Host 'Human Foosball' Fundraiser

Parents want ability to opt kids out of state tests

Scams continue in Quincy area

10 months, 3 weeks ago from QPD

Victim(s) are being asked for money by phone and/or e-mail

The Quincy Police Department continues to receive information from citizens about two scams the are very popular now. 

The first is being done by phone and email. The victim will receive an e-mail or phone call from someone that identifies him or herself the caller as a family member or friend.  The person will indicate he or she has been arrested and is in need of bond money.  The caller will give the victim information to send the money by wire so it can be posted as bail. 

The second scam is an aggressive caller who states he is an IRS employee.  He threatens the victims telling them they need to send the IRS money immediately or they will be arrested and charged with several criminal offenses. 

Remember, never give out your social security number, bank account numbers or other personal information over the phone unless you initiated the contact and are for certain with whom you are speaking.  


From the Newsroom

QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 3 hours, 34 minutes ago

Youth Day brings Coop young people to Springfield http://t.co/EFGfxbrXMu
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 3 hours, 34 minutes ago

Darin LaHood announces candidacy http://t.co/nR7LWYrZ5l
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 4 hours, 34 minutes ago

Madigan announces Illinois anti-sexual assault effort http://t.co/7bnGSj6A2q
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 5 hours, 37 minutes ago

52 Percent of Illinois Wheat Rated Good to Excellent http://t.co/7dw8NjRy7D