Pope County

618.683.4321
216 E. Decatur St., Golconda, IL 62938

Sheriff Jerry Suits

Year Elected: 2010   Years in Law Enforcement: 38

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County Population: 4000
Square Miles: 372

County Jail Address: No Jail
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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 Edgar F. Peel 1930-1934 H.G. McCormick 1934-1938 Joe Shelter
1938-1942 Alonzo Walker 1942-1946 Fred D. Baker 1946-1950 Lon Walker
1950-1954 Fred D. Baker 1954-1958 James R. Gilliam 1958-1962 J.E. Futrell
1962-1966 Kestner Buchanan 1966-1970 Donald Threlkeb 1970-1974 Charles W. Hicks
1974-1978 Charles W. Hicks 1978-1982 Rodney J. Brenner 1982-1986 Rodney J. Brenner
1986-1990 Charles W. Hicks 1990-1994 John Crab 1994-1998 John Crab
1998-2002 A.J. Sparks 2002-2006 A.J. Sparks 2006-2010 A.J. Sparks
2010-2014 Jerry Suits 2014-2018 Jerry Suits