Jersey County

Sheriff Mike Ringhausen
114 North Washington Street
Jerseyville, IL 62052

Directions

Phone: (618) 498-6881
Fax: (618) 498-1911

Website: N/A
Email: mringhausen@jerseycounty-il.us

Year Elected: 2018
Years of Law Enforcement: 28

Executive Assistant: Cindy Wagner 
Chief Deputy: Kevin Klaas
Jail Administrator: Kevin Klaas

County Population: 23000
Square Miles: 377

 
 
County Jail Address: 114 North Washington Street, Jerseyville, Illinois 62052
Number of Jail Beds: 44
Jail Directions: IL Rt. 67 - at Pearl Street turn west and go two blocks. Turn north and go one block. Turn east to sally port entrance.
Special Instructions: N/A
Sheriffs Elected From This County From 1928 (Year ISA Established) To Present (this list includes only those Sheriffs elected to a 4 year term)
1928-1930 Charles H. Schlansker 1930-1934 Byron L. McDow 1934-1938 Floyd Darr
1938-1942 James Long 1942-1946 Asa L. MaGuire 1946-1950 C. "Bones" Wedding
1950-1954 H. H. Blackorby, Jr. 1954-1958 Herman C. Kirchner 1958-1962 Howard "Dick" Perdun
1962-1966 Paul Miller 1966-1970 Adam Desherlia 1970-1974 Gerald Nairn
1974-1978 Frank Yocum 1978-1982 Frank Yocum 1982-1986 Frank Yocum
1986-1990 Frank Yocum 1990-1994 Frank Yocum 1994-1998 Frank Yocum
1998-2002 Paul F. Cunningham 2002-2006 Paul F. Cunningham 2006-2010 Mark Kallal
2010-2016 Mark Kallal 2016-2018 John Wimmersberg