About The Sheriff's Department

The Sheriff is the chief law enforcement officer in Coles County, an area of 510 square miles with a population of 46,863.

The Sheriff believes that community input is essential to the operation of the Sheriff's Office.

If you have a question, concern or suggestion, you may contact the Sheriff at (217) 348-0585.

Job Opportunity

The Coles County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for Correctional Officers to join our family.

Applications can be picked up at the Coles County Sheriff's Office or printed online HERE

Any questions, please contact Det. David Pickering at 217-348-0589 or through e-mail dpickering@co.coles.il.us

Useful Links

Coles County Crimestoppers
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Illinois Sex Offender Site
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