Knox County Criminal History (Illinois)

Search for Knox 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.


Knox County Courts resolve legal disputes, including criminal misdemeanors and felonies in Knox County, Illinois. Courts operate at the Federal, Illinois State, or local Knox County level, and they maintain records for all of their criminal cases, which make up an individual's Knox County criminal history. These Knox 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. Knox 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 Knox County background check. Knox County Courts may provide online access to their criminal history records.

Knox County Court Galesburg IL 200 South Cherry Street 61401 309-345-3815


Knox County Police Departments provide local law enforcement services, including stopping crimes, arresting suspects, and conducting investigations in Knox County, Illinois. As part of this job, Police Departments maintain a number of criminal history records, including Knox County arrest records, warrants, and reports on jail bookings. These records make up an individual's Knox 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 Knox County background check. Police Departments make many of their criminal history records available online.

Abingdon Police Department Abingdon IL 105 North Main Street 61410 309-462-2091

Altona Police Department Altona IL 619 North Depot Street 61414 309-484-4311

East Galesburg Police Department East Galesburg IL 100 East 1st Street 61430 309-343-3312

Galesburg Police Department Galesburg IL 150 South Broad Street 61401 309-343-9151

Galesburg Public School Police Dept Galesburg IL 1135 West Fremont Street 61401

Knoxville Police Department Knoxville IL 33 North Public Square 61448 309-289-2200

Knoxville Police Department Knoxville IL 215 North Hebard Street 61448 309-289-2200

Maquon Police Department Maquon IL 111 West 4th Street 61458 309-875-3553

Williamsfield Police Department Williamsfield IL 114 East Gale Street 61489 309-639-2303

Yates City Police Department Yates City IL 100 West Main Street 61572 309-358-1240


Knox County Probation Departments oversee court-ordered probations which have been imposed instead of incarceration in Knox County, Illinois. Probation Departments maintain detailed records on individuals who are on probation, which is part of the individual's criminal history. These Knox 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. Knox 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.

Knox County Probation Department Galesburg IL 200 South Cherry Street 61401 309-345-3835


Knox 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 Knox County, Illinois. Sheriff Departments maintain records on all of their actions, including arrest reports, warrants, and jail bookings. These Knox 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 Knox 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 Knox County. These records may be available online from the Sheriff Department.

Knox County Sheriffs Department / Knox County Jail Galesburg IL 152 South Kellogg Street 61401 309-345-3733