law enforcement en Law Enforcement Agreement <p>The Lee County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office is ready to provide additional coverage to Montrose on a temporary basis.</p><p>The Lee County Board of Supervisors has signed off on a 28E agreement between the county, sheriff&rsquo;s office and the city for law enforcement services.</p><p>The deal runs from March 14, 2012 to March 13, 2013.</p><p>Montrose has been without a police chief since Karl Judd resigned to join the Fort Madison Police Department.&nbsp; The city&rsquo;s two reserve officers also resigned around the same time as Judd.</p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 04:27:40 +0000 Jason Parrott 11849 at Law Enforcement Agreement Public Safety Director to Retire <p>The Director of the Office of Public Safety at Western Illinois University will soon have more time to spend with his family and on his motorcycle.<br /><br />Robert Fitzgerald will retire from his position as OPS director on March 31. He said there comes an age and a time when things must be turned over to the younger people.<br /><br />&ldquo;After 40 years in law enforcement &hellip; I have no regrets,&rdquo; Fitzgerald said. &ldquo;It was a good time for me financially and in my career for me to leave.&rdquo;<br /> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 19:20:57 +0000 Rich Egger 11499 at Public Safety Director to Retire