Knox County

Sheriff David Clague
152 S. Kellogg St.
Galesburg, IL 61401


Phone: (309) 345-3733
Fax: (309) 345-3724

Website: N/A

Year Elected: 2007
Years of Law Enforcement: 45

Executive Assistant: Linda Harkness
Chief Deputy: Jason Landers
Jail Administrator: Louis Glossip

County Population: 62000
Square Miles: 720

County Jail Address: 152 S. Kellogg St., Galesburg, Illinois 61401
Number of Jail Beds: 120
Jail Directions: Exit I-74 at MP 48 and go west on Main Street to Kellogg Street. Turn left at Kellogg and go two blocks. Jail will be on the right.
Special Instructions:
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 Frank H. Hooker 1930-1934 Louis A. Wilson 1934-1938 Elgin Ross
1938-1942 Frank H. Hooker 1942-1946 Edward O. Isaacson 1946-1950 Charles M. Dahler
1950-1954 Edward O. Isaacson 1954-1958 Max E. Jones 1958-1962 Edward O. Isaacson
1962-1966 Max E. Jones 1966-1970 James H. Wynkoop 1970-1974 Rayder L. Peterson
1974-1978 Rayder L. Peterson 1978-1982 Donald R. Hulick 1982-1986 Donald R. Hilick
1986-1990 Mark J. Shearer 1990-1994 Mark J. Shearer 1994-1998 Ken Harding
1998-2002 Jim Thompson 2002-2006 Jim Thompson 2006-2010 David Clague
2010-2014 David Clague 2014-2018 David Clague