Hancock County Ambulance Service

Peoria County Sheriff's Office

The former head of Hancock County's ambulance service was arrested over the weekend and charged with multiple felonies. Paul Richardson is accused of falsifying reports to the county board for financial gain.

Hancock County Ambulance Service Not Improving

Jul 24, 2012

Hancock County's Ambulance Service has not shown improvement in the last six months.
Blessing Hospital's Medical Director, Dr. Kelly Cox, oversees the service along with those in three other counties.

He says, “We're actually not moving forward. We're actually progressing backwards. And that's a very large concern on my mind that the system needs to take ownership of these issues and address them.