Washington County

245 N. Kaskaskia St., Nashville, IL 62263

Sheriff Ross Schultze

Year Elected: 2022  Years in Law Enforcement: 28


Executive Assistant: Brittany Bateman
Chief Deputy: Joe Berry
Jail Administrator: Stephen Siegel

County Population: 14000
Square Miles: 565

County Jail Address: 245 N. Kaskaskia St., Nashville, IL 62263
Number of Jail Beds: 25
Jail Directions: IL State Rt. 127 and 15 go west one block to Court Street. Turn north and go one block to Kaskaskia. Sheriff's office and jail are on the corner directly north of the rear of the courthouse. 

Special Instructions: Call in advance. 

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 Martin H. Petri 1930-1934 H. Cohlmeyer 1934-1938 J. U. Spencer
1938-1942 H. C. Anderson 1942-1946 Albert Gorman 1946-1950 Theo F. Lehde
1950-1954 Albert Gorman 1954-1958 Lee Bowers 1958-1962 Freeman Kaser
1962-1966 Virgil May

1966-1970 Joe Berry

1970-1974 Thomas A. Hale
1974-1978 Thomas A. Hale 1978-1982 Wesley P. Jones 1982-1986 Albert Dinkelman
1986-1990 Bryan E. McGee 1990-1994 John Mierkowski 1994-1998 Jerry Borrenpohl
1998-2002 John Foster 2002-2006 John Foster 2006-2010 Charlie Parker
2010-2014 Charlie Parker 2014-2018 Danny Bradac 2018-2022 Len Campbell