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

  • Contact Us

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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  • Text Alert System

Stay Safe! You can register your cell phone or other wireless device to accept any messages and safety alerts that you would like to receive from Kankakee County.

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  • Road Closures

Check out the latest road closures in the area to help avoid construction.


  • Recent News

Here are some of the top stories currently around the county and locally. To view a full set of listings and previous news stories, please follow the link below.

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  • Public Services
Here are some of our services we offer to the public. Please sign up to stay informed, safe, and educated!   See All Services

Kankakee County Text Alert System

  • Register your phone or mobile device
  • Get up to date alerts
  • Customize your alerts
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RAIDS Online

  • Keep an eye on crime
  • Anonymously communicate and share tips
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Offender Watch

  • Keep watch on local offenders
  • Receive email alerts
  • Find offenders near you
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