Livingston County Sheriff

844 W. Lincoln Street, Pontiac, IL 61764

Sheriff’s Business Office: (815) 844-2774

Non-Emergency Phone: (815) 844-0911

Sheriff’s Fax: (815) 844-5124

Jail: (815) 844-5774

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The enforcement of federal and state laws, as well as local county ordinances, in the unincorporated areas of the county falls under the jurisdiction of the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office. This agency oversees the operation of the county jail, ensures security in the courthouse, delivers summonses, enforces court rulings, conducts criminal investigations, offers continuous training and education for personnel, and fulfills numerous obligations outlined in Illinois statutes.

The main goal of the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office is to execute its responsibilities with the highest level of effectiveness and efficiency, with the aim of delivering exceptional service to the residents of Livingston County. The fundamental principles of this institution include integrity, ethical conduct, empathy, sincerity, and consideration. We are dedicated to treating all individuals, whether they are citizens or colleagues, equitably and without bias, regardless of their race, gender, religion, nationality, or physical and mental capabilities. By implementing proactive crime prevention strategies and raising public awareness through campaigns, we endeavor to improve the quality of life in Livingston County, making it an even more appealing place to live.