Union County

618.833.5500
309 West Market St., Jonesboro, IL 62952

Sheriff Dale Foster

Year Elected: Appointed 2021   Years in Law Enforcement: 

Executive Assistant: Heidi Robinson
Chief Deputy: N/A
Jail Administrator: Brian Hill

County Population: 17,000
Square Miles: 414

County Jail Address: N/A
Number of Jail Beds: 
Jail Directions: 

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 George W. Lyerly 1930-1934 Robert E. Blaylock 1934-1938 E. Clyde McIntosh
1938-1942 Harley Wilkins 1942-1946 Roy L. Wilkins 1946-1950 W. Earl Batson
1950-1954 Roy G. Dillow 1954-1958 Roy G. Dillow 1958-1962 Claude M. Stearns
1962-1966 Jean D. Fulenwider 1966-1970 Hewitt H. Lamer 1970-1974 Elmer C. Kelley
1974-1978 Larry Tripp 1978-1982 Larry Tripp 1982-1986 Robin Dillon
1986-1990 Robin Dillon 1990-1994 Robin Dillon 1994-1998 Harlan Coffman
1998-2002 Jim Nash 2002-2006 Jim Nash 2006-2010 David Livesay
2010-2014 David Livesay 2014-2018 Scott Harvel