Franklin County Criminal History (Illinois)

Search for Franklin County, IL criminal history information. A criminal history search provides information on criminal records, arrest records, search warrants, arrest warrants, bench warrants, jail bookings, arrest charges, criminal misdemeanors, traffic violations, drug violations, parole violations, criminal case files, DUIs, domestic violence, investigation records, and other background check information.


Franklin County Courts resolve legal disputes, including criminal misdemeanors and felonies in Franklin County, Illinois. Courts operate at the Federal, Illinois State, or local Franklin County level, and they maintain records for all of their criminal cases, which make up an individual's Franklin County criminal history. These Franklin County public criminal records include homicides, sexual assaults, DUIs, drug charges, property crimes, and more. Criminal records also list trials, convictions, and sentences, as well as any plea bargains or settlements. Franklin County criminal history records include the defendant's name, personal information, the criminal charges brought against the individual, and any criminal case files created by Illinois law enforcement. A criminal history search shows an individual's criminal record, making it an important part of performing a thorough Franklin County background check. Franklin County Courts may provide online access to their criminal history records.

Franklin County Court Benton IL 100 Public Square 62812 618-438-3221


Franklin County Department of Justice Offices operate at the federal or state level, and they enforce the law by prosecuting criminal cases in Franklin County, Illinois. Departments of Justice are led by the Attorney General, and they maintain Franklin County criminal history records, including narcotic charges, child exploitation, organized crime, and capital cases. These criminal records provide information about the accused individual and any trials resulting from the Department of Justice investigation, and these records can include trial testimony, witness reports and testimony, and the Franklin County Court's ruling, such as convictions or acquittals, sentences, incarcerations, or plea bargains. These criminal history records are an important part of a background check, and they may be available on the Department of Justice website.

Benton Illinois Department of Justice Benton IL 402 West Main Street 62812 618-435-3498


Franklin County Police Departments provide local law enforcement services, including stopping crimes, arresting suspects, and conducting investigations in Franklin County, Illinois. As part of this job, Police Departments maintain a number of criminal history records, including Franklin County arrest records, warrants, and reports on jail bookings. These records make up an individual's Franklin County criminal record, including the criminal charges made during an arrest and any resulting legal cases from a police arrest. This can include felonies and misdemeanors such as fraud, probation violations, drug possession, manslaughter, and traffic crimes. Police Department records can include investigation materials and criminal case files, and searching criminal history records is an important step in performing a Franklin County background check. Police Departments make many of their criminal history records available online.

Benton Police Department Benton IL 500 West Main Street 62812 618-439-4504

Buckner Police Department Buckner IL 207 West Main Street 62819 618-724-7501

Christopher Police Department Christopher IL 208 North Thomas Street 62822 618-724-2828

Illinois Department Of Natural Resources - Region 5 Office Benton IL 11731 Illinois 37 62812 618-435-8138

Orient Police Department Orient IL 404 S Lincoln St 62874 618-937-2339

Royalton Police Department Royalton IL 311 South Main Street 62983 618-984-3343

Sesser Police Department Sesser IL 302 West Franklin Street 62884 618-625-2341

Thompsonville Police Department Thompsonville IL 21230 Division Street 62890 618-627-2139

Valier Police Department Valier IL Main Street 62812 618-724-7241

West City Police Department Benton IL 201 South Browning Street 62812 618-439-7100

West Frankfort Police Department West Frankfort IL 201 East Nolen Street 62896 618-937-3502

Zeigler Police Department Zeigler IL 303 Church Street 62999 618-596-2351


Franklin County Probation Departments oversee court-ordered probations which have been imposed instead of incarceration in Franklin County, Illinois. Probation Departments maintain detailed records on individuals who are on probation, which is part of the individual's criminal history. These Franklin County public records include personal information on the individual and the criminal charges that led to probation. It can also include the terms of the probation, such as any requirements to seek treatment, attend counseling, or pay restitution to victims, as well as any travel restrictions or bans on contacting certain people that may be included in the probation order. Franklin County probation records also list the length of the probation sentence, and they are an important part of a background check. Probation Departments may provide online searches for criminal history records.

Franklin County Probation Department Benton IL 411 East Main Street 62812 618-438-2222


Franklin County Sheriff Departments operates at the county or local level, keeping public order by investigating crimes, arresting suspected criminals, and stopping crimes in progress in Franklin County, Illinois. Sheriff Departments maintain records on all of their actions, including arrest reports, warrants, and jail bookings. These Franklin County criminal records make up an individual's criminal history, and they contain personal information, all criminal charges in a person's record, and any legal cases after an arrest. Criminal history records include felonies and misdemeanors such as Franklin County DUIs, drug charges, homicide, domestic violence, and probation violations. Sheriff Department records also include criminal case files and investigation records, which makes searching criminal history records an important step in conducting a background check in Franklin County. These records may be available online from the Sheriff Department.

Franklin County Sheriff Office / Franklin County Jail Benton IL 403 East Main Street 62812 618-438-8211