Lee County Sheriff's Department

John Simonton

Lee County Sheriff

Mission Statement

The Lee County Sheriff’s Department is committed to protect the lives, property and rights of all people, to maintain order and to enforce the laws of this State. We will promote proactive partnerships to identify problems and develop solutions to improve public safety and strengthen relationships with citizens and the criminal justice community.

The Lee County Sheriff’s Department is responsible for the professional care and custody of those confined in our jail, the security of our courts, dispatching services to all agencies within Lee County, traffic enforcement and the prompt and thorough investigation of crimes.  It is our mission to improve and maintain the quality of life we enjoy by being proactive and to ensure that our county is a safe place to live, work and visit.

We are totally dedicated to this mission, to the County we serve and to accept the responsibility of attaining our goal of achieving excellence within our profession.


Accident Report Information

If the Sheriff's Department handled a collision and you need the report, please visit our crash report purchase site to obtain the state report. Most insurance companies and law firms are aware of this service.
accident reports

 Internet Crime Complaint Center
In an attempt to combat internet crime, the government has established an Internet Crime Complaint Center. If you feel you are a victim of internet crime or someone is attempting to lure you into providing them money or personal information about you, please visit their site.ic3

Lee County Sheriff's Department
306 South Hennepin Avenue
Dixon, Illinois 61021
Phone:(815) 284-6631
Business:(815) 284-5217
Fax:(815) 284-1146