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Welcome to the Knox County Sheriff's Department

The Knox County Sheriffs office is pleased to provide OffenderWatch® for the citizens of Knox County. OffenderWatch® is the nation's leading registered sex offender management and community notificationtool with hundreds of leading agencies in dozens of states utilizing it.


The Knox County Board recently approved a Knox County Administrative Ticket Ordinance. This Ordinance will become effective on November 1, 2009. The Ordinance is available for inspection at the Knox County Sheriff's office, the Knox County Clerk's office, or by clicking here.




County Of Knox, Illinois
200 S. Cherry St. Galesburg, IL 61401

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