The Williamson County Sheriff's Office currently has 18 Deputies assigned to Patrol Positions.

These Deputies provide residents of the County with 24 hour police protection.  In addition to calls for service and emergency calls, Patrol Deputies are responsible for serving Warrants, Orders of Protection, and other documents from the courts as well as  Civil Process Service.

Deputies also conduct a number of self-initiated activities such as security checks of local businesses and churches during the overnight hours, and House watch checks for residents who are on vacation.

Click Here to Download a  Housewatch Check Form in Microsoft Word Format.

Once completed, return the form to the Sheriff's Office by mail 404 North Van Buren St., Marion IL  62959), fax (618-997-3405) or email (
wcsheriff@wcsheriff.com).]

Patrol Deputies also conduct regular compliance-checks on the registered sex offenders who live in the county.

Williamson County Deputies patrol 1318 miles of road, highway, and street.  There are 640 miles of county road, 124 miles of State Highway, and 553 miles of city street in Williamson county.

 

2010 Statistics 

 

Type of Call                              Number of Calls

 

General Complaint                                   1,336

Business or Residential Alarm                  216

Domestic Battery                                         345

Suspicious Person/Vehicle                        521

Motorist Assist                                             580

Traffic Crash                                                  638

Traffic Stop                                                2,598

Warrant Service                                           630

Civil Paper Service                                   3,877
  
 (Case #’s in system, not total papers)

Sex Offender Compliance Checks           240

Business Security Checks
and Housewatch Checks                       1,755

 

Total calls entered by Williamson County Dispatch in 2010:  18,002