Lee County

 

Sheriff John Simonton
306 Hennepin Avenue
Dixon, IL 61021

Directions

Phone: (815) 284-5217
Fax: (815) 284-1146

Website: www.leecountyil.com
Email: Sheriff@countyoflee.org

Year Elected: 2014
Years of Law Enforcement: 32

Executive Assistant: Devon Gugerty
Chief Deputy: David Glessner
Jail Administrator: Jack Skrogstand

County Population: 40000
Square Miles: 729

 
 
County Jail Address:  122 West 3rd Street, Dixon, Illinois 61021
Number of Jail Beds: 44
Jail Directions: I-88 - two miles north on Rt. 26. Turn left at the second light and the jail is the  2nd building on the left.
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 Ward T. Miller 1930-1934 Fred A. Richardson 1934-1938 Ward T. Miller
1938-1942 G. P. Finch 1942-1946 Leroy E. Bates 1946-1950 G. P. Finch
1950-1954 John E. Stouffer 1954-1958 John E. Stouffer 1958-1962 Robert E. Burrs
1962-1966 John Quest 1966-1970 Jack E. Vanmeter 1970-1974 John Quest
1974-1978 Raymond E. Nehring 1978-1982 Raymond E. Nehring 1982-1986 Raymond E. Nehring
1986-1990 Tim Bivins 1990-1994 Tim Bivins 1994-1998 Tim Bivins
1998-2002 Tim Bivins 2002-2006 Tim Bivins 2006-2010 John Varga
2010-2014 John Varga 2014-2018 John Simonton