Ford County Court Cases (Illinois)

Ford County Courts are judicial bodies that operate at the federal, state, and local level to resolve legal disputes, including both criminal and civil charges in Ford County, Illinois. Courts also create and preserve records about the cases they hear. Many types of courts, including criminal, civil, family, and traffic courts, provide online access to Ford County court case records. These public records may provide information about the defendant and plaintiffs in a case, the charges brought against an individual, the outcome of a trial, any sentences, court decrees, or probation orders, and more. Ford County Court records also have records on divorces, probate for wills and estates, lawsuits filed against businesses, and complaints about sexual harassment or discrimination in Ford County. Court databases often allow the public to search Ford County court cases by the names of people involved.

Ford County Circuit Court Paxton IL 200 West State Street 60957 217-379-2721


Ford County Sheriff's Departments help maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Ford County, Illinois. As part of their role in law enforcement, the Ford County Sheriff maintains court case records for cases in which their office was involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, investigation records introduced during the court case, and the outcome of a trial, including convictions, sentences, and incarcerations. These Ford County court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, and checking court cases is an important step in conducting a thorough Ford County background check. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to their court records.

Ford County Sheriff Department Paxton IL 235 North American Street 60957 217-379-2324

Ford County Sheriff's Office Paxton IL 235 North American Street 60957 217-379-2324

Ford County District Attorneys prosecute cases on behalf of the public in Ford County, Illinois. This can include both criminal and civil cases. The Ford County DA's Office maintains public records on ongoing cases as well as prior cases. These records include prosecutions for criminal felonies and misdemeanors such as assault, homicide, battery, and robbery, as well as civil cases against businesses or individuals who have violated the law. A Ford County court record search can identify litigants in a case and determine if an individual has any criminal convictions, making it an important part of a Ford County background check. District Attorneys may provide searchable databases of Ford County court cases on their websites.

Ford County State Attorney Paxton IL 200 West State Street 60957 217-379-9460


Ford County Police Departments protect the community by stopping crimes and performing investigations in Ford County, Illinois. As part of their law enforcement responsibilities, Ford County Police Departments maintain court case records for any cases in which the police were involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, police records introduced during the Ford County court case, details about the police investigation, and any convictions or sentences. These court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, making them a key part of performing a Ford County background check. These records also list whether an individual is on the Illinois sex offender registry. Ford County court case records can be accessed directly from the Police Department, and some departments provide online request forms.

Franklin Police Department Kempton IL 114 Main Street 60946 217-675-2322

Gibson City Police Department Gibson IL 109 East 8th Street 60936 217-784-8666

Paxton Police Department Paxton IL 145 South Market Street 60957 217-379-4315

Paxton Police Department Paxton IL 755 North Railroad Avenue 60957 217-379-4315

Piper City Police Department Piper City IL 133 East Peoria Street 60959 815-686-2462