Stephenson County


Sheriff David Snyders
15 N. Galena Ave.
Freeport, IL 61032


Phone: (815) 235-8290
Fax: (815) 235-8306


Year Elected: 1998
Years of Law Enforcement: 41

Executive Assistant: Marie Hoormann
Chief Deputy: Mark Marti
Jail Administrator: Steve Stovall

County Population: 49000
Square Miles: 565

County Jail Address: 1680 E. Singer Drive, Freeport, Illinois 61032
Number of Jail Beds: 216
Jail Directions: U.S. Rt. 20 to Adams Street. North on Adams to Singer Drive. East on Singer Drive. to jail.
Special Instructions:  Jail Admin: Steven Stovall
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 John G. Hayes 1930-1934 Elmer L. Kailey 1934-1938 Lee Aurand
1938-1942 Harry Yde 1942-1946 Walter E. Engles 1946-1950 Ray K. Mead
1950-1954 Harold V. Vore 1954-1958 Walter Engels 1958-1962 Alvin Stine
1962-1966 Donald G. Scofield 1966-1970 Alvin "Mutt" Stine 1970-1974 Donald Scofield
1974-1978 Donald Scofield 1978-1982 Donald Scofield 1982-1986 Glen T. Oefelein
1986-1990 Samuel J. Volkert 1990-1994 Samuel J. Volkert 1994-1998 Samuel J. Volkert
1998-2002 David A. Snyders 2002-2006 David A. Snyders 2006-2010 David A. Snyders
2010-2014 David A. Snyders 2014-2018 David Snyders