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Illinois criminal records are available in various free public record forms, but in some cases, you will have to pay a small administrative fee to obtain criminal records.   Law enforcement agencies are often in charge of maintaining criminal records databases, and these agencies share these records with the courts and, in some cases, with individuals who request criminal record checks.  There are various criminal records searches that are available through the state agencies listed below.  

 
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County Courthouses

Adams County Recorder
507 Vermont St.
Quincy, IL 62301


Alexander County
2000 Washington Ave.
Cairo, IL 62914-1717

Telephone: (618) 734-7000


Bond County
203 West College
Greenville, IL 62246-0407

Telephone: (618) 664-0449


Boone County
601 N. Main St., Suite 202
Belvidere, IL 61008-2609

Telephone: (815) 544-0371


Brown County
200 W. Court, Room 4
Mount Sterling, IL 62353

Telephone: (217) 773-3421


Bureau County
700 S. Main St.
Princeton, IL 61356-2037

Telephone: (815) 875-3239


Calhoun County
P.O. Box 187
Hardin, IL 62047

Telephone: (618) 576-2351


Carroll County
301 North Main St., P.O. Box 152
Mount Carroll, IL 61053

Telephone: (815) 244-0221


Cass County
County Courthouse
100 E. Springfield St.
Virginia, IL 62691-1599

Telephone: (217) 452-7217


Champaign County
1776 E. Washington
Urbana, IL 61802

Telephone: (217) 384-3720


Christian County
P.O. Box 647
Taylorville, IL 62568-0647

Telephone: (217) 824-4969


Clark County
501 Archer Ave.
Marshall, IL 62441

Telephone: (217) 826-8311


Clay County
P.O. Box 160
Louisville, IL 62858-0160

Telephone: (618) 665-3626


Clinton County
County Courthouse
Carlyle, IL 62231-1840

Telephone: (618) 594-2464


Coles County
651 Jackson Ave., Rm 122
Charleston, IL 61920-0227

Telephone: (217) 348-0501


Cook County
P.O. Box 642570
Chicago, IL 60664-2570


Crawford County
1 Courthouse Square
Robinson, IL 62454

Telephone: (618) 546-1212


Cumberland County
Courthouse Square
P.O. Box 146
Toledo, IL 62468-0146

Telephone: (217) 849-2631


De Witt County
P.O. Box 439
Clinton, IL 61727

Telephone: (217) 935-2119


DeKalb County
110 E. Sycamore St.
Sycamore, IL 60178

Telephone: (815) 895-7149


Douglas County
401 S. Center St.
P.O. Box 467
Tuscola, IL 61953

Telephone: (217) 253-2411


Du Page County
Wheaton, IL 60187

Telephone: (630) 682-7035


Edgar County
115 West Court, Room J
Paris, IL 61944-1739

Telephone: (217) 465-4151


Edgar County
50 E. Main St.
Albion, IL 62806

Telephone: (618) 445-2115


Edwards County Courthouse Clerk and Recorder
50 E. Main St.
Albion, IL 62806

Telephone: (618) 445-2115


Effingham County
P.O. Box 628
Effingham, IL 62401-0628

Telephone: (217) 342-6535


Fayette County
P.O. Box 401
Vandalia, IL 62471-0401

Telephone: (618) 283-5000


Ford County
200 W. State St., Room 101
Paxton, IL 60957

Telephone: (217) 379-2721


Franklin County
Public Square
P.O. Box 607
Benton, IL 62812-0607

Telephone: (618) 438-3221


Fulton County
100 N. Main St.
P.O. Box 152
Lewistown, IL 61542-0226

Telephone: (309) 547-3041


Gallatin County
P.O. Box 550
Shawneetown, IL 62984-0550

Telephone: (618) 269-3025


Green County
519 N. Main St.
Carrollton, IL 62016

Telephone: (217) 942-5443


Grundy County
111 E. Washington St.
P.O. Box 675
Morris, IL 60450-0675

Telephone: (815) 941-3222


Hamilton County Clerk and Recorder
Public Square
McLeansboro, IL 62859-1489

Telephone: (618) 643-2721


Hancock County Clerk and Recorder
Courthouse Square
P.O. Box 39
Carthage, IL 62321-0039

Telephone: (217) 357-3911


Hardin County
Main St.
P.O. Box 187
Elizabethtown, IL 62931

Telephone: (618) 287-2251


Henderson County
County Courthouse
P.O. Box 308
Oquawka, IL 61469

Telephone: (309) 867-2911


Henry County
100 S. Main
Cambridge, IL 61238

Telephone: (309) 937-2426


Iroquois County
1001 E. Grant
Watseka, IL 60970

Telephone: (815) 432-6960


Jackson County Clerk
1001 Walnut St.
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Telephone: (618) 687-7360


Jasper County
100 W. Jourdan St.
Newton, IL 62448

Telephone: (618) 783-3124


Jefferson County
County Courthouse, Room 105
100 South Kent St.
Mount Vernon, IL 62864

Telephone: (618) 244-8020


Jersey County
201 W. Pearl St.
Jerseyville, IL 62052

Telephone: (618) 498-5571


Jo Daviess County
330 N. Bench St.
Galena, IL 61036

Telephone: (815) 777-0161


Johnson County
P.O. Box 96
Vienna, IL 62995-0096

Telephone: (618) 658-3611


Kane County
County Clerk
719 S. Batavia Ave.
Geneva, IL 60134

Telephone: (630) 232-5950


Kankakee County
189 E. Court St.
Kankakee, IL 60901-3997

Telephone: (815) 937-2990


Kendall County
111 W. Fox St.
Yorkville, IL 60560

Telephone: (630) 553-4104


Knox County
200 S. Cherry St.
Galesburg, IL 61401

Telephone: (309) 345-3829
Telephone: (309) 345-3815


Lake County
18 N. County St.
Waukegan, IL 60085

Telephone: (847) 360-3610


LaSalle County
P.O. Box 430
Ottawa, IL 61350

Telephone: (815) 434-8202


Lawrence County
County Courthouse
1100 State Street
Lawrenceville, IL 62439

Telephone: (618) 943-2346


Lee County Clerk and Recorder
P.O. Box 329
Dixon, IL 61021

Telephone: (815) 288-3309

 

Livingston County
112 W. Madison St.
Pontiac, IL 61764

Telephone: (815) 844-2006


Logan County
P.O. Box 278
Lincoln, IL 62656-0278

Telephone: (217) 732-4148


Macon County Clerk
141 S. Main St., Room 104
Decatur, IL 62523-1488

Telephone: (217) 424-1305


Macoupin County
County Courthouse
P.O. Box 107
Carlinville, IL 62626

Telephone: (217) 854-3214


Madison County
County Clerk
157 N. Main St., P.O. Box 218
Edwardsville, IL 62025

Telephone: (618) 692-6290


Marion County Clerk and Recorder
101 E. Broadway, P.O. Box 637
Salem, IL 62881-0637

Telephone: (618) 548-3400


Marshall County Clerk
P.O. Box 328
Lacon, IL 61540-0278

Telephone: (309) 246-6325


Mason County Clerk

County Courthouse
P.O. Box 77
Havana, IL 62644

Telephone: (309) 543-6661


Massac County
P.O. Box 429
Metropolis, IL 62960-0429

Telephone: (618) 524-5213


McDonough County Clerk's Office
County Courthouse
1 Courthouse Square
Macomb, IL 61455

Telephone: (309) 833-2474


McHenry County Clerk
2200 N. Seminary Ave.
Woodstock, IL 60098

Telephone: (815) 334-4242


McLean County
P.O. Box 2400
Room 704
Bloomington, IL 61702

Telephone: (309) 888-5190


Menard County
P.O. Box 465
Petersburg, IL 62675-0465

Telephone: (217) 632-2415


Mercer County
P.O. Box 66
Aledo, IL 61231-0066

Telephone: (309) 582-7021


Monroe County
100 S. Main St.
Waterloo, IL 62298-1322

Telephone: (618) 939-8681


Montgomery County Clerk and Recorder
c/o The Original Courthouse
#1 Courthouse Square
Hillsboro, IL 62049-1196

Telephone: (217) 532-9530


Morgan County
P.O. Box 1286
Jacksonville, IL 62651-1387

Telephone: (217) 243-8581


Moultrie County Clerk
10 S. Main St., Suite #6
Sullivan, IL 61951

Telephone: (217) 728-4389


Ogle County Clerk and Recorder
P.O. Box 357
Oregon, IL 61061-0357

Telephone: (815) 732-3201


Peoria County
324 Main St. #101
Peoria, IL 61602

Telephone: (309) 672-6059


Perry County Clerk and Recorder
P.O. Box 438
Pinckneyville, IL 62274

Telephone: (618) 357-5116


Piatt County Clerk Recorder
101 W. Washington St., P.O. Box 558
Monticello, IL 61856

Telephone: (217) 762-9487


Pike County Courthouse Clerk
100 E. Washington St.
Pittsfield, IL 62363

Telephone: (217) 285-6812


Pope County Clerk's Office
P.O. Box 216
Golconda, IL 62938-0216

Telephone: (618) 683-4466


Pulaski County Clerk
P.O. Box 118
Mound City, IL 62963-0109

Telephone: (618) 748-9360


Putnam County Clerk
120 N. 4th St., P.O. Box 236
Hennepin, IL 61327

Telephone: (815) 925-7129


Randolph County Clerk
1 Taylor St., P.O. Box 309
Chester, IL 62233

Telephone: (618) 826-5000 ext.191


Richland County Clerk
Courthouse
103 W. Main St.
Olney, IL 62450

Telephone: (618) 392-3111


Rock Island County Clerk's Office
1504 3rd Ave.
Rock Island, IL 61201

Telephone: (309) 786-4451


Saint Clair County Clerk
10 Public Square
Belleville, IL 62220

Telephone: (618) 277-6600


Saline County Clerk
10 E. Poplar St.
Harrisburg, IL 62946

Telephone: (618) 253-8197


Sangamon County Clerk
200 S. 9th St.
Springfield, IL 62701

Telephone: (217) 753-6700


Schuyler County Clerk
102 S. Congress St., P.O. Box 200
Rushville, IL 62681

Telephone: (217) 322-4734


Scott County Clerk
101 E. Market St.
Winchester, IL 62694

Telephone: (217) 742-3178


Shelby County Courthouse
301 E. Main St., P.O. Box 230
Shelbyville, IL 62565

Telephone: (217) 774-4421


Stark County
130 W. Main, P.O. Box 97
Toulon, IL 61483

Telephone: (309) 286-5911


Stephenson County Circuit Clerk
15 N. Galena Ave.
Freeport, IL 61032

Telephone: (815) 235-8266


Tazewell County Clerk
11 S. 4th St.
Mc Kenzie Building
Pekin, IL 61554-4298

Telephone: (309) 477-2264


Union County Clerk
Box H
Jonesboro, IL 62952

Telephone: (618) 833-5711


Vermilion County Clerk
Courthouse Annex
6 N. Vermilion St.
Danville, IL 61832-5806

Telephone: (217) 431-2615


Wabash County
4th & Market St., P.O. Box 277
Mount Carmel, IL 62863

Telephone: (618) 262-4561


Warren County Courthouse
County Clerk and Recorder
100 W. Broadway
Monmouth, IL 61462-1797

Telephone: (309) 734-8592


Washington County
County Clerk and Recorder
101 E. Saint Louis St.
Nashville, IL 62263

Telephone: (618) 327-8314


Wayne County Clerk
301 E. Main St., P.O. Box 187
Fairfield, IL 62837

Telephone: (618) 842-5182


White County
301 E. Main St., P.O. Box 339
Carmi, IL 62821

Telephone: (618) 382-7211


Whiteside County Clerk
200 E. Knox St.
Morrison, IL 61270

Telephone: (815) 772-5189


Will County
14 W. Jefferson St.
Joliet, IL 60432

Telephone: (815) 740-4615


Williamson County Clerk
200 W. Jefferson St.
Marion, IL 62959

Telephone: (618) 997-1301


Winnebago County Clerk
404 Elm St., Room #104
Rockford, IL 61101

Telephone: (815) 987-3050


Woodford County Clerk
115 N. Main
Eureka, IL 61530-1293

Telephone: (309) 467-2822

 

   
 

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