Director - Sgt. Dave Zinanni
Office Mgr - Kari Laird
Non-Emergency Number: (815) 802-7174
Kankakee County Text Alert System
From this site you can register your cellphone, or other wireless device to accept any messages and safety alerts that you would like to receive from Kankakee County.
Click here now to register www.sheriffalert.com
Click here for instructions on how to register your cell phone
ESDA stands for Emergency Service Disaster Agency and is an important part of the Kankakee County Sheriff's Department. ESDA works closely with surrounding communities and businesses to develop detailed procedures and preparations in the case of an emergency or disaster.
The department has a training division headed by Bill Chigaros. Bill is a former Fire Chief of Kankakee City, and Instructor with the Illinis State Fire Marshall's Office. Bill is in charge of fire department training and training on hazardous materials for both the fire and police departments. Bill is also available to public and private organizations for training on tornado and railroad safety presentations. Contact Debbie Voigts at 815-802-7175 to schedule an appearance.
Events and Activities of the Department: