The Jefferson County Sheriff Department acts as a law enforcement agency at the county level in Jefferson County, Illinois. Jefferson County Sheriffs protect the community and maintain public order by investigating crimes, making arrests, and helping courts prosecute criminals. The Sheriff Department maintains Jefferson County public records on all its arrests and investigations, including misdemeanor and felony charges. These records contain personal information about criminals and suspected criminals, including their complete criminal history, all arrests and jail bookings, and any incarcerations. These Jefferson County Sheriff Department records are an important source of Jefferson County background check information, and they list whether someone is on the Illinois sex offender registry. The county Sheriff Department may provide online access to their Jefferson County criminal records.
Jefferson County Justice Center Mount Vernon IL 911 Casey Avenue 62864 618-244-8004
Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Mount Vernon IL 911 Casey Avenue 62864 618-244-8004