Saline County

618.252.8661
1 N. Main Street, Harrisburg, IL 62946

Sheriff J. Whipper Johnson

Year Elected: 2018   Years in Law Enforcement: 24

Executive Assistant: Misty Fulkerson
Chief Deputy: Jerod Campbell & Michael Casteel
Jail Administrator: Brian Bennett

County Population: 30000
Square Miles: 378

County Jail Address: 1 N. Main St., Harrisburg, IL 62946
Number of Jail Beds: 110
Jail Directions: I-57 exit at Rt. 13 Harrisburg. Jail sits at Poplar & Main Streets downtown Harrisburg. 

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 Leige W. Turner 1930-1934 Eugene Choisser 1934-1938 Earl Evans
1938-1942 Tom Gram 1942-1946 Otto Pickering 1946-1950 Fred B. Wilmoth
1950-1954 Paul Spangler 1954-1958 William T. Barrett 1958-1962 H. Bernard Tanner
1962-1966 James L. Thompson 1966-1970 Clifton Jones 1970-1974 Glendel R. Oglesby
1974-1978 Arnold Stafford 1978-1982 George Henley 1982-1986 George Henley
1986-1990 George Henley 1990-1994 George Henley 1994-1998 George Henley
1998-2002 Jim Dunn 2002-2006 Ed Miller 2006-2010 Donald Keith Brown
2010-2014 Donald Keith Brown 2014-2018 Donald Keith Brown