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Knox County Sheriff Overview
Knox County is located in the northwest of Illinois, USA. Here, the total population is 52,078 and the county seat here is Galesburg. Knox County was formed in 1825 out of Fulton County. This county was named after Henry Knox who was the first US Secretary of War, and it has a total area of 720 square miles. The zip codes of Knox County are 61467, 61572, 61472, 61474, 61401, 61410, 61485, 61414, 61489, 61488, 61428, 61430, 61434, 61436, 61439, 61544, 61448, 61449, and 61458.
Sheriff David Clague is the leading lawman around the county who keeps the criminals at bay. You can contact him if you use the following details:
Knox County Sheriff’s Office
152 S. Kellogg St.
Galesburg, IL 61401
Phone: (309) 345-3733
Fax: (309) 345-3724
Inmate Search in Knox County Jail
Unfortunately, Knox County Jail doesn’t maintain an online inmate roster list where you can see the list of the detainees. In that case, you need to call at (309) 345-3733 and make a direct inquiry to a jail officer. When you are communicating with a jail personnel, you should provide the first and last name of the inmate or ID number or date of birth. It will get you fast results.
Important Jail Policies and Procedures
Knox County Jail provides video visitation system and allows inmates to have visitation with their family and friends. Each video visitation session is for a maximum of 20-minutes. However, the following are the onsite visitation hours at Knox County Jail:
- Thursdays: 6:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M.
- Sundays: 11:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
When you are entering the facility, you are subject to a formal search procedure. You have to submit a valid photo ID as a proof of documentation. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their legal guardians.
If you wish to send commissary fund to an inmate’s commissary account, you should use the Cobra Cashier Machine. This is one of the easiest ways to deposit money as you can make payment through Credit or Debit Card from 7:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday (excluding holidays). Note that the cashier machine is located in the lobby of the Knox County Sheriff’s Department.
You can send mail or letter if you use the U.S. Postal Service, but when you are writing inmate mail you should include the following mailing address:
Name of the Inmate
Knox County Jail
152 S. Kellogg St.
Galesburg, IL 61401
Sex Offender Search and Lookup
Every registered sex offender is listed either on national or state based sex offender database. All these sex offenders have been charged with either a sex-related crime or a kidnapping crime. According to the law, a sex offender is someone who has committed a sex-related crime including rape, statutory rape, incest, child pornography, sex trafficking, and sexual abuse of a minor. A sex-related crime is any illegal act that refers to forced sexual conduct against a person. You can access the sex offender registry at Knox County Jail by going through the following link:
Bear in mind the search result will show you the last known or primary addresses or block of the sex offenders where they are currently living on. You have to accept a disclosure to access information from the database.
Bail and Bondsman
Bailing a prisoner out of Knox County Jail is possible if you post the bail money to the court. Typically, bail is a form of property, usually in cash or collateral. The bail is money is set according to the bail schedule of the court. The court will review the criminal offense and decide how much money one should pay as charges for their committed offense. If the accused person is not able to pay the bail money by yourself, he or she should obtain the services of a bail and bondsman. A verified bail and bondsman would post the bail money to the court and charge a minimum of $100 as their premium.
Knox County Sheriff Office: 152 S Kellogg St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States