Scott-Harvel---Sheriff-350x250

Scott Harvel
Sheriff

Phys­i­cal Address:
308 W. Mis­sis­sip­pi Street,
Jones­boro, Il 62952

Postal Address:
309 West Mar­ket Street, Room 004
Jones­boro, Illi­nois 62952

Phone: 618–833-5500
Fax: 618–833-3900

Office Hours: Mon­day-Fri­day, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.


Duties & Responsibilities

The Union Coun­ty Sher­iff is the Chief Law Enforce­ment Offi­cer in Union Coun­ty with Coun­ty­wide juris­dic­tion. The Sher­iff pro­vides law enforce­ment ser­vices for the unin­cor­po­rat­ed areas of the Coun­ty and law enforce­ment assis­tance to oth­er police agen­cies. The Sher­iff par­tic­i­pates in com­bined law enforce­ment agency ser­vices such as drug inves­ti­ga­tion and police com­mu­ni­ca­tions. The Sher­iff also pro­vides ser­vice to the Courts by serv­ing all court doc­u­ments, and pro­vides court­room secu­ri­ty. The Sher­iff serves all war­rants of arrest issued by the Courts.