Woodford County

 

Sheriff Matt Smith
111 East Court Street
Eureka, IL 61530

Directions

Phone: (309) 467-2375
Fax: (309) 467-4092

Website: www.woodfordsheriff.org
Email: mlsmith@woodford-county.org

Year Elected: 2014
Years of Law Enforcement: 30

Executive Assistant: Kathy Anderson
Chief Deputy: Dennis Tipsword
Jail Administrator: Mike Waterworth

County Population: 39273
Square Miles: 545

 
 
County Jail Address:  111 Court Street, Eureka, Illinois 61530
Number of Jail Beds: 86
Jail Directions: I-74 from Peoria or Bloomington to Rt. 117 at Goodfield. North on Rt. 117 to Eureka. Courthouse and jail are at Rt. 117 and Rt. 24 town square
Special Instructions:
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 C. R. Mars 1930-1934 Frank O. Pifer 1934-1938 C. R. Mars
1938-1942 Joseph Schneider 1942-1946 Bruce Tallyn 1946-1950 J. Wallace Meiner
1950-1954 George L. Toler 1954-1958 Quentin Durst 1958-1962 Joseph Gene Wolf
1962-1966 Quentin Durst 1966-1970 Paul Meador 1970-1974 Quentin "Jim" Durst
1974-1978 Quentin "Jim" Durst 1978-1982 Quentin "Jim" Durst 1982-1986 Quentin "Jim" Durst
1986-1990 Rodney Ruestmann 1990-1994 William L. Myers 1994-1998 William L. Myers
1998-2002 William L. Myers 2002-2006 James Pierceall 2006-2010 James Pierceall
2010-2014 James Pierceall 2014-2018 Matt Smith