Welcome to the Kankakee County Sheriff's Office.
We take pride in having one of the finest County Sheriff's Police Departments in the State of Illinois
We encourage interaction between the department and our community; therefore we urge you to email us with your ideas, comments, and suggestions on what you would like to see.
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April 1, 2015
Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an inmate escape from the Jerome Combs Detention Center. At…
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Kankakee County Text Alert System
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- Keep an eye on crime
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- Keep watch on local offenders
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